HuntingNet.com Forums - Search Results

Go Back  HuntingNet.com Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: Pinwheel 12
Showing results 1 to 50 of 500
Search took 0.44 seconds.
Forum: Technical
09-13-2006, 12:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,082
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Merlin??

I've shot Merlins foralmost a decade now. I am a dealer and also run theMerlin USA office. All bias aside, they are simplygreat bows, even tho not well known. The risers are 6082, which is a better...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-28-2006, 04:38 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,633
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Petition now online! Please do your part!

Need more... Thanks to all who have signed. Also please post the link aboveon any other messgeboards you go to, that will also help.
Forum: Bowhunting
07-25-2006, 12:29 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,633
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Petition now online! Please do your part!

Aaaah, OK, thanks for the clarification, and I retract that particularcomment----- but it stillwreaks of BS...JMHO.
Forum: Bowhunting
07-25-2006, 10:24 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,633
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Petition now online! Please do your part!

If you want to speak about verifying signatures, I think that can be said of this blog too:
http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm...did=839 49904

The WHA has put up this "friends" list---notice...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-25-2006, 04:09 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,633
Posted By Pinwheel 12

WHA Petition now online! Please do your part!

A petition against the WHA has been put online. Please do your part to let them know the hunting community stands together against this lunacy:

http://www.petitiononline.com/russell/petition.html
Forum: Bowhunting
07-18-2006, 12:13 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 12,623
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA WORLD HUNTING TOUR (OBJECTIVE POLL)

Nah, he will never undermine the majority and what we stand for. Banter like thatjust reminds me to push harder, itfires me up more... and I contacted more manufacturers today thanks to him.;)
Forum: Bowhunting
07-14-2006, 03:13 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,614
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Question

Add Bowhunting.net to the opposing list:
http://www.bowhunting.net/artman/publish/DartingDeer.shtml

More companies and orgs to come!
Forum: Bowhunting
07-13-2006, 06:44 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,614
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Question

As of this afternoon, Mossy Oak's Randy Russell has announced thatMossy Oak does not sponsor, orplan to sponsor or support the WHA in any way.
Forum: Bowhunting
07-13-2006, 06:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,696
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Mossy Oak/Biologic Stance on the WHA

As of this afternoon, Mossy Oak's Randy Russell has announced thatMossy Oak does not sponsor, orplan to sponsor or support the WHA in any way.
Forum: Bowhunting
07-13-2006, 01:35 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,614
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Question

Matt/PA-

Thanks Matt. Please askJohn for an official statement if you would, cause if we do not have an official public announcement anyone can backpedal if they choose. Not saying they or...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-13-2006, 12:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,614
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Question

The oppositionlist is pretty impressive, and growing:

80% averageof all Hunters and Sportsmen, in many polls.

And also:

Quality Deer Management Association
Pope and Young
Safari...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-13-2006, 09:58 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,614
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Question

This just in from the Quality Deer Management Association:

http://www.qdma.com/pdf/QDMA_Opposes_WHA.pdf

Add another to the LONG list.
Forum: Bowhunting
07-13-2006, 09:17 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,614
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Question

Bowsmacker--

The only reason youth of today are not being taught true and ethical mannerisms is because their parents do not take the time to teach them like they used to, they would rather turn...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-13-2006, 06:50 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,614
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Question

Sigh...where to begin...OK, first, there are less lands to hunt every year due to development, and more cities and people with "alternative lifestyles".So yes, there are less hunters---simple...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-12-2006, 07:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,696
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Mossy Oak/Biologic Stance on the WHA

Just another paid henchman by the looks. I'm telling ya, we're in for the fight of our lives my friends, andeven if we are able to squash Farby and Co., make no mistake there will be...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-10-2006, 11:08 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 23,076
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Professional Hunting "Tour" !?!?!?!

I pulled this quote and myresponse from another thread on this subject:


[/align]


[/align]Quote:


[/align]"we as hunters need to do some inner soul searching and see if we...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-08-2006, 07:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,696
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Mossy Oak/Biologic Stance on the WHA

I asked them about their thoughts with regards to both the WHA and Chuck Sykes and his support/participation of it, especially since both Mossy and Bio support his TV show. This is the response... up...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-08-2006, 06:46 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,696
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Mossy Oak/Biologic Stance on the WHA

I agree 100%---there is no fence-straddling on this issue, gottahave somenads on this oneand take a stand one way or another.

Contact e-mailis [email protected]
Forum: Bowhunting
07-08-2006, 05:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,696
Posted By Pinwheel 12

Mossy Oak/Biologic Stance on the WHA

Here is a reply I received from Mossy Oak/Biologic with regards to the WHA. Chuck Sykes, who is now a strong supporter of the WHA and host of "The Management Advantage" TV show that Mossy Oak...
Forum: Bowhunting
07-06-2006, 10:00 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,505
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Local Pro Shop vs. Bass Pro Shop/ Cabela's

Without Local Community Pro Shops around to maintain exposure to our sport within those communities, Archery as we know it will quickly be forgotten--mark my words. Ifwe onlypurchase thru the mega...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-28-2006, 11:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,348
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Issues Response

Just found out they are running a full page ad in Bowhunt America. BUT, according to another gent who just spoke with Bill Krenz (editor) directly, according to himit seems the WHA threw handfuls of...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-28-2006, 08:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,348
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: WHA Issues Response

Meaningless babble IMO that as others have statedskirts the true issue like usual-- about what I've come to expect.

Make no mistake thothey will continue to try to get this off the ground. One...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-26-2006, 04:44 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,591
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Elite vs Bowtech court ruling

This is not a bad thing for Elite, this is a good thing IMO. They basicallygot offwith only a slight slap on the wrist. (just like BT did with the PSE ruling.)

1) They won the non-compete...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-13-2006, 02:20 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 23,076
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Professional Hunting "Tour" !?!?!?!

Well done Justin, you definately understand what the true heritage of hunting is all about. Thanks for taking the time to write.

Too bad not everyone who lives in our hunting community can...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-12-2006, 12:53 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,759
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Sponsors backing out of WHA

I will never use them again or carry their productsin my shop, regardless.

Why?

Here's the wayI see it---G5 heavilythumbed their noses at us hunters, much like the WHA has as well as some...
Forum: Bowhunting
06-04-2006, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,020
Posted By Pinwheel 12

Congrats to Merlin Pro Staffer Rob Evans!

On behalf of Merlin bows and Merlin USA, I extend a hearty congrats to Merlin USA Pro Staffer Rob Evans, who recently took this MONSTER black bear while hunting in Canada with his 2006 Merlin XS...
Forum: Technical
05-01-2006, 01:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,827
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: String specs on Bowtech generation3

Nah, been there, done that, thanks.In fact Iwas one of the first B-tech dealers in the Northeast-- signing on with them straight out of the blocks in 1999. We parted ways in 2003, nuff said.So, yep--...
Forum: Technical
05-01-2006, 04:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,827
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: String specs on Bowtech generation3

Where are all of the big Bowtech Gurus? LOL.

Brian-

There were two G3models in 2001, (oldest specs Ican currently lay hands on, sorry)5.65" bh and 6.65" bh. Both retained an ATA of 36"....
Forum: Technical
04-18-2006, 06:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

jsasker--

Try:

Lake Sarah Archery
68 Pioneer Trail
Garvin, MN 56132
Contact Kim or Chad (507) 763-3948

John's Bow Shop
Forum: Technical
04-16-2006, 05:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

Sag-

Yep, but ya need a shiny new silver XT sitting next to it, or maybe even a camo one, or an XS![8D]:D;)

Stuart makes some nice bows too, no doubt--just ribbing you.;)

Someday the...
Forum: Technical
04-10-2006, 08:01 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

Excellent open minded and honest review bbahunter---many are finding out the exact same thing once they get away from the advertising hype of some of the " more popular" bows.Once you compare the...
Forum: Bowhunting
04-05-2006, 11:46 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,205
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Shot Allegiance, Tribute, and XT.... NEED HELP!!

Atlasman--

I did not say that all of the bows you tested didn't feel good in my hand, I just stated that (IMO) SOME did not. I will leave you on your own on that as you tested them too--- and...
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 11:24 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

Hope this gives everyone an idea. Enjoy.;)

Rob-- You are quite welcome--Anytime!;)
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 11:21 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

The riser inserts can be changed simply by buying another set (around $20 retail) and removing the old ones, and putting in the new. Cheap way to change the color of your bow, check out the...
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 11:10 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

And finally, aclose-up of the "wild-oak" camo. We tried 33 times with all sorts of different patternsbefore we came up with this one---threw it into the fall leaves, (NH in October)and that was it,...
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 11:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

two more---another XS camo shot--




local://8474/EA8D4F4475B2492D885DD356929D96A5.jpg
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 11:02 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

But this boardis all about hunting, so here's another camo--




local://8474/BC7217AD192A495F9393B1398B4D13D5.jpg
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 10:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

One oftheprototypes we developed during R&D, this is the3rd generation andclosest to the final production XT model that is shown above. I have been shooting this bow since last July for 3D's---still...
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 10:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

another shot of that bow--




local://8474/452F78E174874A858D9DF4D41BD0C362.jpg
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 10:42 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

That's an XS Alpha cam model, one of our hottest sellers right now. bbahunter shoots that bow.

Here is an XT target, longer 38" ATA and 7.5" BH with Viper cam, or 7.75" BH with Alpha cam. This...
Forum: Technical
04-05-2006, 10:37 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

Pics-






local://8474/9966EEA9F6C4482B99C281B1EB5A77D8.jpg
Forum: Bowhunting
04-04-2006, 12:00 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,205
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Shot Allegiance, Tribute, and XT.... NEED HELP!!

Atlasman--

You've tried some good bows, but do not limit yourself, try more! I strongly suggest you also try a Merlin XS Viper cam. Tho not as light as the Equalizer, it remains super steady on...
Forum: Technical
04-04-2006, 06:10 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

I think there are a fewother manufacturers'loyal fansthat suffer from this malady far worse than Merlins' does, but we won't mention any names out of RESPECT.

It would be nice if they in turn...
Forum: Technical
04-03-2006, 02:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,342
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: MERLIN

Great bows, more and more are figuring this out too this year. The Alpha bows are super smooth, and the Vipers are as fast as they come--how about this for speed--

Model XS Viper, 33" ATA 7"...
Forum: Bowhunting
03-01-2006, 06:50 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,020
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Top Bow in your opinion

Full view-Viper camXS




local://8474/59A08AA055E94CF29822A563002482B7.jpg
Forum: Bowhunting
03-01-2006, 06:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,020
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Top Bow in your opinion

Merlin XS! Viper cam or Alpha cam, (fast or smooth) either option is awesome! How can ya not like this--






local://8474/1DAE057017C1492B9BE730548903A6A3.jpg
Forum: Technical
02-15-2006, 09:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,068
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: STS... a tuning nightmare??? UPDATE

Survey says: TRINKET! (IMO)Just like the Deadly Quiet 10 years before it, or a no-peep, or a million other things I've tried and thrown into the "annex".I see no huge difference with them on or off,...
Forum: Technical
12-18-2005, 07:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,362
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Atlanta ATA show

Dealer and staff only. Everything you need to know is right here:

http://www.archerytrade.org/trade_show.html
Forum: Technical
12-17-2005, 07:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,362
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: Atlanta ATA show

I'll be there with the rest of the crewin the Merlin USA booth #458 and demo range C-06. Stop on by to say "hey"and try outour new 2006 bows.
Forum: Technical
12-09-2005, 07:57 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,379
Posted By Pinwheel 12

RE: brace height, riser or ATA

OK--

Firstly, I do not rely simply on whatever Merlin says is gospel,tho I am admittedly biased because alot of Merlins' theories coincide with my own---after allI do workclosely with them and...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.