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Old 06-04-2012, 09:38 AM
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any one have a sugguestion for a good quality crossbow for around $300 w/ or w/o assecories? Will be used for whitetail by my 10 yr daughter this yrs youth hunt.
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Old 06-05-2012, 12:12 PM
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I don't think $300 will get you much of a safe setup ?
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Old 06-05-2012, 02:43 PM
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for a 10 year old there is only one xbow id recommend reguardless of price . The Parker Challenger. it comes as a kit. its small in size and one of the lightest crossbows out there.ive seen them on ebay for 350$ range. that crossbow has a anti dry fire. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Prk-Challeng...item231b85c9c6

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Old 06-05-2012, 09:06 PM
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horton summit 150, was my first xbow and is fairly light and simple to use. 6 deer were killed with it in one season between myself, family and a friend.
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Old 06-06-2012, 10:18 AM
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I'd try to find a lightly used Excalibur Vixen or Pheonix.
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Old 07-04-2012, 11:28 AM
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Yup...Barnett Jackal...their pretty sweet...Honkers
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Old 07-04-2012, 12:38 PM
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Originally Posted by HONKERS View Post
Yup...Barnett Jackal...their pretty sweet...Honkers
I'd buy a used Excalibur, Ten Point, or Horton before I'd buy any Barnetts. Not knocking 'em, just that quality doesn't compare. When I bought my CB I wanted one that will last my lifetime and plus if need be.
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Old 07-08-2012, 04:27 AM
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Look at a Barnett, many have different opinions on them but they are accurate and flat shooting.
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Old 07-08-2012, 02:05 PM
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Barnetts tend to blow up, crack limbs, have front risers break, lousy warrenty and many other issues.

If your budget is limited look at a used Excal or Ten Point
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Old 07-10-2012, 05:51 PM
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Hmm..ive been shooting them for 8 years now and really haven't had any major problems...but like anything....there maybe lemons out there....and Barnett CS is excellent if you talk to them like an human being...
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