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by bob watkins
Thu Sep 06, 2012 6:21 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: treestand lifeline
Replies: 12
Views: 2115

Re: treestand lifeline

iwould not be playing with rope from home depot. your not sure what the stress factor is. i took a fall once a branch broke on my way up at 12 feet came down sideways, broke my wrist battered my ribs pretty .lucky i didnt break my my back i am not sure lifelines were out yet. second time i had a lif...
by bob watkins
Mon Sep 03, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Maine Bear
Replies: 9
Views: 745

Re: Maine Bear

the bear is a shooter thats meat on the table best hot sausage you will ever eat.as far as weight these are the hardest animal to judge big and fluffy you know.i do a lot of bears you cant believe what people tell me their bear weighs best is shoot then bring out the scale.cant wait to your pic.
by bob watkins
Tue Aug 28, 2012 8:44 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Lumenoks
Replies: 6
Views: 827

Re: Lumenoks

call burt coyote .buy direct i never seen any great sales on these . tel#309 358 1602
by bob watkins
Thu Aug 16, 2012 4:11 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: pink but deadly
Replies: 19
Views: 1704

Re: pink but deadly

i hope you and your wife have a great time together . its great when they are part of it.
by bob watkins
Tue Aug 07, 2012 8:31 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: introduction and question.H
Replies: 14
Views: 873

Re: introduction and question.H

hi bob i have a vortex which is 200# ican cock it no problem . i use a short rope to cock it. i am 71. i like the idea of long sessions of shooting with something a little ligther .that being said either one will work .best to try before you buy.
by bob watkins
Thu Jul 26, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: A few trail cam shots
Replies: 8
Views: 725

Re: A few trail cam shots

i follow the moon guide pretty close my son and i have good resaults with it.i never go on a paid hunt on a full moon.
by bob watkins
Thu Jul 26, 2012 3:56 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Info
Replies: 3
Views: 426

Re: Info

crossbow magazine.com
by bob watkins
Thu Jul 26, 2012 3:53 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Tips for getting deer to a new feeder? (Pics Now)
Replies: 13
Views: 1700

Re: Tips for getting deer to a new feeder?

mix some black magic deer cocaine in your corn or throw a couple of cups on the ground under your feeder it has a very strong sweet aroma. every time you check your feeder throw a .cup down.
by bob watkins
Fri Jul 20, 2012 5:08 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Home Made Deer Feeder Help
Replies: 16
Views: 5623

Re: Home Made Deer Feeder Help

go to www.pennco.com 32.00
by bob watkins
Fri Jul 20, 2012 5:04 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Expandead Broadhead
Replies: 3
Views: 780

Re: Expandead Broadhead

i have some i tried them out they seem to fly pretty good but you need atarget you can shoot through other wise when it opens it locks into position.it hell. to get out of a target .
by bob watkins
Fri Jul 20, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: hunting bear
Replies: 8
Views: 841

Re: hunting bear

maine hunter i like to start a bait out with a 5 gallon bucket fryer grease also with your bait i really make a mud hole there so they can track it every where if you have a place to get fish oil add it to your grease. trapper supplies have it. bob
by bob watkins
Thu Jul 19, 2012 9:47 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Spitfire Broadheads
Replies: 10
Views: 1336

Re: Spitfire Broadheads

i like the spitfires & grimreapers xbow they both shoot great bob
by bob watkins
Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:52 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Firebolt with Lumenok inserts.
Replies: 19
Views: 4535

Re: Firebolt with Lumenok inserts.

x2 ont excal those are ten point arrow puller work great on lumen nocks right on with wyvern creations i also got burt coyote tool for squaring arrows made a big difference.
by bob watkins
Mon Jul 16, 2012 10:45 am
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Fast Vortex
Replies: 9
Views: 1176

Re: Fast Vortex

i took the three fire bolts i got with my bow they weigh370gr three shots @325so yes my bow will do 330. but i would like to see the 330 with a hunting weight arrow gt2 110 brass insert 100gr head lumen knock 405 gr =314 fps i just feel a little heavier weight arrow is better. in hunting i like my v...
by bob watkins
Sun Jul 15, 2012 1:26 pm
Forum: Crossbow Hunting
Topic: Fast Vortex
Replies: 9
Views: 1176

Re: Fast Vortex

i have a vortex also i never even come close to those speeds. the best i ever got out of 318 with a ff flemish string. but if your talking only factory bolt that 350 gr.i really think the crossbow co. should rate there bows with what people really hunt with.at least a 400gr arrow. i have four differ...