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Forum: Crossbows
01-06-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,144
Posted By wheelie

Bowtech now owns Excalibur

Shocking news! Bowtech bought Excalibur. We will have to see where this goes.
Forum: Crossbows
12-16-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,752
Posted By wheelie

Four Excaliburs and a Tenpoint GT Flex.

Four Excaliburs and a Tenpoint GT Flex.
Forum: Crossbows
12-05-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 960
Posted By wheelie

Scope is worth more than the bow. I like that!

Scope is worth more than the bow. I like that!
Forum: Crossbows
11-16-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,054
Posted By wheelie

Up to you. If you like the crossbow and plan to...

Up to you. If you like the crossbow and plan to use it, go for it.
Forum: Crossbows
11-09-2013, 06:02 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,752
Posted By wheelie

Half of my man cave. ...

Half of my man cave.
http://www.independentont.com/images/2009-02-21%20crossbow/bowroom1.JPG
Forum: Crossbows
11-09-2013, 02:41 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 111,575
Posted By wheelie

Was not going to read nine pages but my take is...

Was not going to read nine pages but my take is if you want the newest and fastest bow out you can expect problems with any bow. Get a bow shooting around the 300 FPS and parts are not taking as much...
Forum: Bowhunting
03-18-2013, 02:44 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,687
Posted By wheelie

Someone not into hunting but would carry in my 5...

Someone not into hunting but would carry in my 5 gallon bucket of deer feed every week would be nice. LOL
Forum: Bowfishing
01-07-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 977
Posted By wheelie

Hard question to answer with such little info....

Hard question to answer with such little info. You want a spinner or an AMS retriever. Spinning reel you can't go wrong with a Shakespeare TI20 fishing reel and 200 pounds fast flight line. AMS...
12-19-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,996
Posted By wheelie

I have a 2110 Turbohawk. I shoot it better than...

I have a 2110 Turbohawk. I shoot it better than any other bow I have. After three years of frustration with my target bow of another brand, I got a new 2012 Rampage yesterday. Got sureloc sight and...
Forum: Technical
12-16-2012, 03:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,654
Posted By wheelie

Krazy Glue Gel for everything for me. Can pull...

Krazy Glue Gel for everything for me. Can pull arrows right through a target and never lose a vane. never had an insert fall out but it is expensive.
Forum: Bowhunting
12-07-2012, 03:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 813
Posted By wheelie

I would ask if you can borrow it. Shoot with him...

I would ask if you can borrow it. Shoot with him and hopefully he says "keep it" LOL
Forum: Crossbows
12-06-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,379
Posted By wheelie

Answer the second one first. Trigger is holding...

Answer the second one first. Trigger is holding alot of weight and not like a rifle. All crossbow triggers have some creap. They are not to be played with and rebuilt as rifle triggers can be. Maybe...
Forum: Bowhunting
10-08-2012, 02:39 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 22,069
Posted By wheelie

Would be best to go case by case than draw a...

Would be best to go case by case than draw a single line in the sand. If you were a violent offender why should you have a right to own any weapon. Here in Canada you need a firearm licence, they...
Forum: Technical
10-05-2012, 02:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,601
Posted By wheelie

Strings have been sitting around for 3 years. Wax...

Strings have been sitting around for 3 years. Wax dries out in the string so getting a new set of strings is not entirely bad. I think I would pay the bill for the new strings and just never go back...
Forum: Crossbows
09-23-2012, 04:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 17,542
Posted By wheelie

No choice there, got to go with Ten Point. Check...

No choice there, got to go with Ten Point. Check out Excalibur also. Both have great support and warrenties.
Forum: Bowfishing
09-21-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,060
Posted By wheelie

Absolutely loved it. Not a 50,000 dollar air...

Absolutely loved it. Not a 50,000 dollar air boat. I bowfish out of a 14 foot deep-V. I run scafold plank boat between two built in bench seats and it gets us up higher to shoot. Something to think...
08-26-2012, 06:14 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 36,149
Posted By wheelie

Hoyt Turbohawk Hunting. Pse Mojo 3D for target,...

Hoyt Turbohawk Hunting. Pse Mojo 3D for target, Two Custom PSE Micro Midas 3's for bowfishing are my main ones.
Forum: Bowfishing
08-19-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,140
Posted By wheelie

Good looking bow. Thanks for sharing.

Good looking bow. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Bowfishing
05-27-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 772
Posted By wheelie

My First Video

First Video ever made by me. Not the greatest but I tried. :) :)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sD5_cYh-WW0
Forum: Bowfishing
05-27-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 923
Posted By wheelie

Nice Video

Nice Video
Forum: Crossbows
04-13-2012, 04:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,582
Posted By wheelie

So are you saying crossbow and vertical bow you...

So are you saying crossbow and vertical bow you only get one shot anyways?
Forum: Crossbows
04-10-2012, 03:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,582
Posted By wheelie

Can't beat the simplicity of an Excalipur....

Can't beat the simplicity of an Excalipur. Warrenty if you need it is second to none. I have a few and my old wolverine from 1992, I bought it used. Make a long story short I was fiddling around with...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-09-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,246
Posted By wheelie

Krazy Glue Gel. Have tried lots of different...

Krazy Glue Gel. Have tried lots of different glues but Krazy Glue Gel works for everything.
Forum: Bowfishing
03-19-2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,397
Posted By wheelie

New toy

Have some vintage crossbows in a collection here. They were made with metal limbs 40 some years ago. In the seventies there was a class action law suit over the limbs getting metal fatique and...
Forum: Crossbows
03-09-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,259
Posted By wheelie

Seen one, they are nice. :) :)

Seen one, they are nice. :) :)
Forum: Bowfishing
03-01-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 832
Posted By wheelie

PSE wave is a good bow and reasonablely cheap in...

PSE wave is a good bow and reasonablely cheap in price.
Forum: Bowfishing
02-13-2012, 07:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,119
Posted By wheelie

[quote=peeker;3910886]I want to try bowfishing....

[quote=peeker;3910886]I want to try bowfishing. I've been told you don't need a heavy draw weight bow, but do you think a slingbow like this will work for say carp or gar? How about for stingray...
Forum: Bowfishing
02-02-2012, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,053
Posted By wheelie

Yes them bows will work fine. Even cheaper if you...

Yes them bows will work fine. Even cheaper if you like is to pick up a used 40lbs or larger recurve bow with the inserts installed and have fun.
01-08-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 764
Posted By wheelie

Cool. Wish we had a year round season here. Can...

Cool. Wish we had a year round season here. Can only bowfish May 1st to July 31st,
Forum: Bowfishing
09-30-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By wheelie

assume. loved it!

assume. loved it!
Forum: Bowhunting
09-10-2011, 09:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,334
Posted By wheelie

30 yards tops for me. Practise everyday up to 50...

30 yards tops for me. Practise everyday up to 50 yards but wouldn't think about shooting that distance at an animal. To much chance of wind drift or deer jumping the string.
Forum: Bowfishing
09-07-2011, 03:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,463
Posted By wheelie

Nice video. Good shooting. Would like one of them...

Nice video. Good shooting. Would like one of them slingshots someday. Some people just don't understand. Let them take a fishing pole if they like. I tell everyone I can the carp for dog food for my...
Forum: Bowfishing
07-11-2011, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,609
Posted By wheelie

Fun Day with Police

Went to the harbour bowfishing yesterday. Most days I go up river away from people. Had 4 police cars zoom in on me. Said they got a complaint about someone shooting geese. I had to educate the...
Forum: Bowhunting
03-06-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,525
Posted By wheelie

Hoyt TurboHawk PSE Mojo 3D Excalipur Pheonix,...

Hoyt TurboHawk
PSE Mojo 3D
Excalipur Pheonix, wolverine and Relayer
Various others.
http://www.independentont.com/images/2009-02-21%20crossbow/bowroom.JPG
Forum: Bowfishing
01-25-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,185
Posted By wheelie

Even the compounds made for fishing have letoff,...

Even the compounds made for fishing have letoff, you just don't pull it back that far. Done it many times with my hoyt
Forum: Bowfishing
01-23-2011, 06:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,185
Posted By wheelie

Would definatly go with 50# @28. Lots of takedown...

Would definatly go with 50# @28. Lots of takedown recurves for 150 to 200. Just make sure inserts are installed. Yes nice to have a deticated bow for fishing. That's what I did. As for snap shoot,...
01-08-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,628
Posted By wheelie

Hard to answer,you have a .22? IF not you could...

Hard to answer,you have a .22? IF not you could look at a .22 mag. Likely not good for hogs but you would have something then for small game and target shooting. If you have a .22 then a 243 would be...
01-03-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 737
Posted By wheelie

Foxpro for sure. Iron clad warrenty just like...

Foxpro for sure. Iron clad warrenty just like excalipur crossbows. I like my spitfire.
Forum: Sporting Dogs
01-02-2011, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,055
Posted By wheelie

LMAO! I want one of them!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ...

LMAO! I want one of them!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
http://www.independentont.com/images/2009-02-21%20crossbow/blue3%5B1%5D.jpg

My bloodhound and squirel dog would look good together.
Forum: Crossbows
01-02-2011, 02:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,830
Posted By wheelie

With all due respect, You are one funny duck!!!...

With all due respect, You are one funny duck!!! LOL Population of 12,604,767. You think every hunter in the state is running out to get a crossbow now?
Forum: Sporting Dogs
01-02-2011, 04:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,513
Posted By wheelie

Had that problem with one of our beagles. We...

Had that problem with one of our beagles. We removed the bedding and stuck in a old blanket, we put bedding back in in 6 months and all was fine then.
If he was put in a cage for punishment, he...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
01-02-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,778
Posted By wheelie

Well, I do get irritated, To many times I see...

Well, I do get irritated, To many times I see people getting rid of 10 to 14 month old beagles. It really upsets me. That is a beagle teenage years were the don't listen and you think they lost...
Forum: Sporting Dogs
12-27-2010, 05:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,542
Posted By wheelie

Only dog that can't smell there own scent. Can...

Only dog that can't smell there own scent. Can never be let off leash for this reason because they can't find there way back. Very loving dogs but very distructive. Can't be left home alone or you...
12-24-2010, 06:04 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,837
Posted By wheelie

One wants to use one, by al means use one. Go to...

One wants to use one, by al means use one. Go to a bow shoot u might feel a little out of place.

I have a whisper buisuit I leave on 2 of mine, then I don't have to reset when I want to go...
12-24-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,837
Posted By wheelie

I use a "no glove" on all my recurve bows. One...

I use a "no glove" on all my recurve bows. One over and 2 under. Seems to work for me.
12-20-2010, 02:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,395
Posted By wheelie

wheelie just shakes his head. no comment

wheelie just shakes his head. no comment
Forum: Bowfishing
12-01-2010, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,874
Posted By wheelie

In Canada, you need a headress with eagle...

In Canada, you need a headress with eagle feathers and have a powwow and you are good to go. Friends would demand you bring whiskey and smokes!

:party:
Forum: Bowfishing
10-18-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,539
Posted By wheelie

Beer stays cooler at night, that's a good thing!...

Beer stays cooler at night, that's a good thing! Need aiming fluid.
Forum: Bowfishing
10-18-2010, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 796
Posted By wheelie

Ontario, Canada here also :) :)

Ontario, Canada here also :) :)
Forum: Bowfishing
10-06-2010, 01:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,094
Posted By wheelie

You would be fine with that weight. I shoot 34...

You would be fine with that weight. I shoot 34 pounds at 28 inch draw on my recurve. Heavier the draw weight the harder it is on arrows when you miss. A ton of guys shoot less weight than that even.
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