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First Fish ever with a Bow.

Old 04-28-2008, 10:11 AM
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I went bowfishing for the first time last night. Now I see what everyone is talking about its just plain fun. I was using one of my older bows that my dad rigged up for bowfishing. My friend has a pond on his land that his dad put catfish in. Now they don't want the catfish so there trying to remove them all. Last night I managed to arrow five of them all weighing about 6-7lbs. Now I know what I'm going to do with my free time during the off season.
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Old 04-28-2008, 01:44 PM
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Just wait till you latch on to a 45lb carp or a 180 lb gator gar. Now thats fun




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Old 04-28-2008, 05:47 PM
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I want to start bowhunting with a crossbow,I wanna know though, is 100lb better than 80lb? Also, can you attach a reel to a pistol crossbow?
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Old 05-13-2008, 04:23 PM
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Congrats on your fish!!
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Old 05-15-2008, 09:09 AM
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it gets addicting - miss the days on the Fla canals shooting tilipia and gar
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