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by gerald strine
Wed May 01, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: scored this morning
Replies: 14
Views: 528

Re: scored this morning

Awesome congrats on the harvest give as a write up.
by gerald strine
Sun Apr 28, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Windy but awsome first day of turkey
Replies: 19
Views: 599

Re: Windy but awsome first day of turkey

Congrats on the double harvest a hunt to remember for sure, Thanks for describing the other birds reaction after the shot, I find that the sound of the x bow does not scatter the birds and have also experienced the other birds acting some times very aggressive towards the harvested bird and other ti...
by gerald strine
Sat Apr 27, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: OT - where did the years go
Replies: 19
Views: 1226

Re: OT - where did the years go

Nice collage I like the shot with the grasshopper on his head, looks like you raised a fine young man, and the hunting life style he was brought up in will serve him well.
by gerald strine
Fri Apr 26, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Tips for offhand/standing shots
Replies: 8
Views: 510

Re: Tips for offhand/standing shots

Hear is my tip do not practice when you are tired, distracted or are starting to get sloppy you are inviting a dry fire or a finger above the rail incident to happen, keep shooting session on the shorter side and more frequent, use your bones to hold the weight of the bow not your mussels, example s...
by gerald strine
Fri Apr 26, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Love this Vixen II
Replies: 38
Views: 1254

Re: Love this Vixen II

Another excellent head is the 150 gr slick trick 4 blade x bow fixed blade, I have taken dozens of deer with them, fly great, group great ,very tough, and you just replace the blades after a harvest and use again. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Slick-Trick-Crossbow-Fixed-blade-Broadhead-150-Grain-15STX150...
by gerald strine
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Greetings from New Brunswick, Canada
Replies: 20
Views: 583

Re: Greetings from New Brunswick, Canada

Congratulations on your new bow you will love it and be able to do all of the bow maintenance yourself at home.
A huge important factor if you are an avid shooter.
Feel free to ask all the questions you have this is the place to do it.
by gerald strine
Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: The Horizontal Zone
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: The Horizontal Zone

Another good read !
by gerald strine
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: household pest
Replies: 3
Views: 268

Re: household pest

I hate when this happens !

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/488851734532504583/
by gerald strine
Sat Apr 20, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: household pest
Replies: 3
Views: 268

Re: household pest

The pest are bigger in Canada :D

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/188940146837123224/
by gerald strine
Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: household pest
Replies: 3
Views: 268

household pest

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/508484614177867554/
by gerald strine
Sat Apr 20, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Targets
Replies: 4
Views: 298

Re: Targets

years age I used to shoot in many a Broadhead leagues we had card board deer targets hanging in front of sand piles you shoot and tape up the hole from the back side for the next group of shooters, we each carried a tube of lipstck you would touch each blade tip with your color and if two shots in t...
by gerald strine
Thu Apr 18, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Of Mountains, Rivers and Desert
Replies: 8
Views: 573

Re: Of Mountains, Rivers and Desert

Great pictures thank you for sharing your adventure.
by gerald strine
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: How much does fletching change things?
Replies: 4
Views: 315

Re: How much does fletching change things?

The purpose of a fletching is to provide enough spin and drag at the rear of the arrow to stabilize the arrow. You only need to use enough fletching to get good broad head flight. Any more will only function to slow your arrow down. SO you start somewhere and "increase fletching" until good flight ...
by gerald strine
Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Do Air Brakes or Reds Affect Speed?
Replies: 13
Views: 501

Re: Do Air Brakes or Reds Affect Speed?

Great decision.
by gerald strine
Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Strange thing happened with Dead Zone
Replies: 38
Views: 1231

Re: Strange thing happened with Dead Zone

In hunting their are many ways to get the same end result hopefully a fast clean harvest , participating in nature and the food chain. Some like traditional long or recurve bows , some like bows with sights or cams, some people love a a traditional lever action with iron sights some want to hunt wit...