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Old 03-19-2005, 01:40 PM
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what kind do you hunt with? i have a tenpoint stealth 312 fps. very nice. will soon be buying an excalibur exocet 200 330 fps, another very nice accurate crossbow!
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Old 03-19-2005, 01:52 PM
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WHY I have a 15+ year old Horton Hunter ( at that time ,top of Horton's line) that has workad perfectly .
I know it is slower than the new styles ,but at 35 yds it can still stick 1 bolt in the back of another ( if I do my part )in groups of 5 .
It sounds like you are going to get only a few FPS increase ?? What wrong with the old one ??

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Old 03-19-2005, 02:49 PM
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What wrong with the old one ??
To much Money ???????? I had a old horton .but needed a built in cranking system and had to put out 1000 plus last fall If I wanted to keep hunting. Just gave up some food and medications
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Old 03-19-2005, 03:35 PM
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I work in a store and we sell them. Believe me. You get what you pay for. Customers sometimes ask me how does a Horton compare to a TenPoint? They don't. Period.
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Old 03-20-2005, 06:21 AM
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if you ever shot a tenpoint or an excalibur you would know why. you wouldn't pick up that horton again!!!! what's wrong with having nice stuff. i'm sure a 1929 model a would get you were your going but WHY do you drive something newer.
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