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  1. Do crossbows hold their zero well?

    I understand nothing is perfect but my question is has anyone had trouble with the zero or bolt impact changing over time, assuming the bow was not...

    Started by stosh, 10-28-2017 07:37 AM
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  2. Leaving crossbow cocked for long time

    Just bought a Barnett ghost 410 and read something in owners manual that I wasn't aware of(why you should read the manual). It says to leave the bow...

    Started by stosh, 10-25-2017 09:02 AM
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  3. Question Decocking

    Folks, I love the Ghost 410, but it's a beast to unload. I tried shooting into the ground at an angle with a field tip. It either buried itself, or...

    Started by Coelacanth64, 11-05-2014 07:32 PM
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  4. i have some broadhead questions for deer hunting

    I have a Quad 400 and I just got my Ghost 410 yesterday along with some new broad heads. The 125 gr Muzzy Trocar, Rage 2 blade mechanical &...

    Started by 6.5 GRENDEL, 08-14-2013 06:47 PM
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  5. First Deer with Crossbow

    Purchased a Barnett ghost 410 with scope about a month ago. This is my 2nd Barnett Crossbow, the first was very accurate but never used it so sold it...

    Started by stosh, 10-23-2017 10:48 PM
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  6. 5 most important features of a hunting crossbow?

    Hey everyone, I am wandering what everyone considers to be the top 5 most important features of a hunting crossbow. Think of the features that...

    Started by Koproller, 02-06-2015 08:09 AM
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  7. Broadhead Suggestions

    Plan on doing some predator hunting later next month (wolf, coyote, fox) from ground blind. Thinking a 100-125 grain fixed broadhead. All...

    Started by akballista, 11-21-2014 07:59 PM
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  8. Question Need advice on cocking 150 # crossbow

    I am 80 and recently dug my 150# crossbow out of the storage room. Ordered new bolts and hunting points for in case my guns are taken. Now I find I...

    Started by trackfodder, 11-11-2016 08:26 PM
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  9. early warning system

    Early warning system for game is the wind first. Most game animals eneywhere have finely tuned senses of smell,hearing ect. But one thing hear in...

    Started by bunyip slayer, 02-18-2017 03:25 PM
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  10. Horton Storm RDX Delivers

    The 2016 Horton Storm is the xbow I chose to get back into archery and bow hunting. I use this bow for deer and hog hunting and from day one it's...

    Started by TX_RDXguy, 11-28-2016 11:26 PM
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  11. Seven Devil's Buck

    Seven Devil's is the name of a series of draws that come off the Ozark Mountains in north Arkansas. This is great country for whitetail deer and I...

    Started by TX_RDXguy, 11-18-2016 10:52 AM
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  12. four tusk boar

    I went to a water hole few years ago,interstate that showed signs of recent pig activity,the signs were OBVIOUS,but,the number,from looking at the...

    Started by bunyip slayer, 10-22-2016 08:36 PM
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  13. Thumbs up The Great Ideas to Choose Powerful Barnett Crossbows

    In this age of the gun, people rarely remind of archery. However, before some thousand years ago, the highly trained archers protected the villages,...

    Started by william1978, 08-28-2016 01:02 PM
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  14. where to hit ?

    Hi, i want to hunt with my crossbow (PL 225 lbs) at about 30 Meters. I have usually some pigs at that distance. When i hunt with my rifle (30-06)...

    Started by Wolfhound, 10-16-2016 05:42 PM
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  15. You can use crossbow in WI muzzloadr season!

    Just saw the new regs for WI deer hunting. You can use your crossbow as your weapon during the gun season, including the muzzleloader season. And you...

    Started by MZS, 07-22-2014 11:33 AM
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  16. Feral hog setup?

    I plan to setup a 150# mankung with 20" carbon express pile drivers tipped with 150 gr excaliber bolt cutters. What do you think and what kind of...

    Started by Bigcypress, 12-29-2015 01:28 PM
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  17. Distance while hunting

    Hey everyone, At what distance do you guys usually make a shot while hunting? And what effects this distance? Thanks for answering! Koproller

    Started by Koproller, 02-13-2015 05:02 AM
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  18. Before you shoot any animal watch this video.

    27 years of arrow lethality studies:

    Started by boyntonstu, 06-20-2014 05:47 PM
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  19. Can I use my Ranger X-bow to hunt?

    Just wanted to ask, I have a Barnett Ranger recurve X-Bow that shoots 16 inch bolts. Would this be adequate to hunt with. Seems like most X-bows I...

    Started by GomezAddams51, 11-23-2015 03:22 PM
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  20. The king of the swamp

    A short story about the first few hours of my morning today. One piece of my property has a section of swamp. Thick stuff. There is a stream...

    Started by stonykill, 11-16-2015 08:47 PM
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