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Forum: South
08-01-2018, 02:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 554
Posted By 5 shot

i think Your making a good choice. people are...

i think Your making a good choice. people are far mor of a threat than any animal, but at close range I don't think and deer, bear, coyote etc is going to take more than one of those swc's in the...
Forum: South
10-30-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By 5 shot

just a heads up not many acorns in the mtns this...

just a heads up not many acorns in the mtns this year. hunt as close to the private land as possible most of the deer are hanging around field edges and bedding close to them. its an odd year in...
Forum: South
10-27-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By 5 shot

if you don't mind the hike you can head up to big...

if you don't mind the hike you can head up to big island. Terripan mtn road to be exact. There is some national forest at the end of that road. I have hunted it on and off for some time. Can be...
Forum: South
11-08-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 709
Posted By 5 shot

You know it was easy to let a doe go. In fact I...

You know it was easy to let a doe go. In fact I never thought about anything else other than free her. I was thinking today though, what if it were a HUGE buck what would I have done. Of course my...
Forum: South
11-07-2012, 08:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 709
Posted By 5 shot

a funny thing happened on the way to the stand

yesterday morning I was walking to my stand and heard a deer jump up and run, or so I thought, another step and I saw a deer trying to get up. I figured someone had wounded it and it just couldn't...
Forum: Bowhunting
11-05-2012, 02:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 17,071
Posted By 5 shot

nockturnals for me. I have tried several types...

nockturnals for me. I have tried several types over the years. the nockturnals most
consistent and easy to use. They stay lit a long time as well. Opening day they saved me a lot of trouble. I...
Forum: Technical
10-26-2012, 03:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,185
Posted By 5 shot

used bows more than a couple o years old don't...

used bows more than a couple o years old don't bring much on the gen market. From what I see around hear the bow ready to go with arrows sights quiver, rest, release, case etc. go for max 200. ...
10-17-2012, 04:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,725
Posted By 5 shot

rage heads are good, but they will come open in a...

rage heads are good, but they will come open in a quiver and you need to check them often to make sure the are "tight" I have killed several deer with them and they did the job. I have also killed...
Forum: Bowhunting
10-17-2012, 03:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 989
Posted By 5 shot

If the meat has not spoiled just cut out where...

If the meat has not spoiled just cut out where the critter was a chewin. Give yourself a large margin for error. I have done this with a bear I had to run off once to take back a deer I left...
Forum: Bowhunting
10-17-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,163
Posted By 5 shot

Had one last week like that. I saw the hit go...

Had one last week like that. I saw the hit go right where I wanted it to, heard the deer crash, heard it gurgling blood, still took me an hour to find it. No blood for the first 40 yards and then the...
Forum: Technical
09-19-2010, 07:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 436
Posted By 5 shot

the only safe way to unload a crossbow is to...

the only safe way to unload a crossbow is to shoot it. take an old arrow with you and shoot it into the ground, reload when your ready to hunt. Never ever dry fire a crossbow, it will come apart FAST!
Forum: Technical
09-18-2010, 04:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,882
Posted By 5 shot

While some mechanical designs may work, they are...

While some mechanical designs may work, they are far from ideal. With lower draw weight setups, and probably shorter draw length, you need to concentrate on maximizing penetration. To do that you...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-15-2010, 02:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,846
Posted By 5 shot

Most camo is more effective at catching the...

Most camo is more effective at catching the hunters "eye" than really hiding him. I like large open patterns and those with a lot of gray. Mossy oak tree stand is good, asat, cabelas outfitter are...
09-13-2010, 03:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 828
Posted By 5 shot

I am not a big crossbow fan, not that I am...

I am not a big crossbow fan, not that I am against them for hunting, just that I don't much care for how loud and cumbersome most are. That said I have shot a bunch of them and my personal favorites...
Forum: Technical
09-07-2010, 02:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 695
Posted By 5 shot

www.eastonarchery.com has a tuning guide that...

www.eastonarchery.com has a tuning guide that will get you on the right track
Forum: Technical
09-06-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By 5 shot

The riser and shelf are reversed as well. It's...

The riser and shelf are reversed as well. It's sort of like looking at the bow in a mirror. Overall design is the same, just reversed.
09-05-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,776
Posted By 5 shot

I have a goliath which seems similar. The only...

I have a goliath which seems similar. The only issue is that the bar in front can limit some shots at very close range. You can minimize that by practicing shooting close up out of it. Other than...
09-05-2010, 10:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,495
Posted By 5 shot

I have had great results with the QAD Ultra rest....

I have had great results with the QAD Ultra rest. I have shot several different dropaways over the last few years and like the QAD best.
Forum: Technical
09-05-2010, 10:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 641
Posted By 5 shot

Get the ATA and brace height back in spec and the...

Get the ATA and brace height back in spec and the cam should be as well. This is true with most bows in my experience.
Forum: Technical
09-05-2010, 10:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 706
Posted By 5 shot

That's probably it. Try Tfox's idea. It works...

That's probably it. Try Tfox's idea. It works you may still be able to shoot with a loop if you make it as small as possible and use a shorter style release.
Forum: Technical
09-05-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By 5 shot

For the most part the bows are the same, just...

For the most part the bows are the same, just reversed as far as the handle goes. Most right handed bows can be shot left handed or vise versa although not ideal it's possible. The Hoyt tech bows can...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-05-2010, 10:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,113
Posted By 5 shot

They will kill deer, but overall quality is low....

They will kill deer, but overall quality is low. Blades are dull and many heads are not straight right out of the pack. Make sure you test shoot each one and sharpen the blades before hunting with...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-05-2010, 10:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 540
Posted By 5 shot

I really try not to shoot that far, though I have...

I really try not to shoot that far, though I have in the past. I just aim as normal. At that range I will only shoot at a fully relaxed deer and My bow is quiet enough that "string Jump" at those...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-05-2010, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 952
Posted By 5 shot

The best broadhead ever made!

No, not really. I don't think there is a one "best" for all setups and applications. I do think I have settled on one head for me and my current setups. I shoot 70lbs with a 29" draw. Both of my...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-05-2010, 07:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,584
Posted By 5 shot

If you buy the slick tricks, keep in mind that...

If you buy the slick tricks, keep in mind that the std. 1" heads will penetrate better while the magnums will cut a bigger hole. I prefer the std heads. A 1" 4 blade still cuts a lot of tissue and...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-03-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By 5 shot

It's not those two are better, it's just the ones...

It's not those two are better, it's just the ones he mentioned in his post. Stingers are also a good choice and even easier to sharpen, Plus you do have the added benefit of replacing the blades all...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-03-2010, 03:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 843
Posted By 5 shot

Snuffer SS and the hell razor are both easy to...

Snuffer SS and the hell razor are both easy to sharpen, much easier than the montecs in fact. The Snuffer SS is a bit smaller and penetrates better while the hell razor cuts a little bigger hole.
Forum: Technical
09-01-2010, 02:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 716
Posted By 5 shot

That pretty much sums it up.

That pretty much sums it up.
Forum: Technical
08-31-2010, 02:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 635
Posted By 5 shot

If your looking for a heavier, straight,...

If your looking for a heavier, straight, consistent, and durable shaft then fmj are a great choice. they will bend, but it takes a lot to do it.
Forum: Bowhunting
08-30-2010, 03:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 582
Posted By 5 shot

without looking at your setup it's hard to say....

without looking at your setup it's hard to say. My first guess is that you have something setup way off center or your arrows are way underspined, but again without being there it's hard to say for...
08-26-2010, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,346
Posted By 5 shot

Slick tricks are excellent heads and would work...

Slick tricks are excellent heads and would work well with both compound and crossbow.
Forum: Bowhunting
08-26-2010, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,080
Posted By 5 shot

Excellent advice!:happy0001:

Excellent advice!:happy0001:
Forum: Technical
08-24-2010, 04:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 844
Posted By 5 shot

Your bow is either not tuned properly, your...

Your bow is either not tuned properly, your arrows are not spined correctly, or you don't have enough fletching or the proper fletching to control you arrows. Another issue could be the broadheads...
08-24-2010, 03:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,592
Posted By 5 shot

I have a badlands and two cabelas packs. One is...

I have a badlands and two cabelas packs. One is the scout, the other is a basic whitetail pack. All three are very good. The badlands is by far the highest quality but for day in day out use either...
Forum: Technical
08-24-2010, 02:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,651
Posted By 5 shot

I have always had good luck with winners choice...

I have always had good luck with winners choice strings. very high quality, but expensive.
Forum: Bowhunting
08-23-2010, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By 5 shot

Once again I have to agree. 100% correct

Once again I have to agree. 100% correct
Forum: Bowhunting
08-23-2010, 02:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By 5 shot

nothing wrong with trying new things, you can...

nothing wrong with trying new things, you can learn a lot and its a ton of fun!
08-22-2010, 08:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,943
Posted By 5 shot

tough, heavy, consistent, easy to work with. They...

tough, heavy, consistent, easy to work with. They do bend, but it takes a lot to make that happen. If your looking for a heavier straight consistent shaft they are an excellent choice.
Forum: Bowhunting
08-22-2010, 08:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 659
Posted By 5 shot

quality with cx heads can be spotty, but as a...

quality with cx heads can be spotty, but as a rule they are good heads in general. As to the f 15 specifically I have not tried or tested them. I will say that's a lot of cutting surface so...
Forum: Bowhunting
08-22-2010, 08:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By 5 shot

It's good to be back. I think I just needed a...

It's good to be back. I think I just needed a little break. good to see your still handing out good advice.
Forum: Technical
08-21-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 994
Posted By 5 shot

I have tried most and now after all these years I...

I have tried most and now after all these years I am back to acc's. They use to be expensive, but now they are competitive with the higher grade carbons and more consistent and easier to work with.
Forum: Bowhunting
08-21-2010, 06:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,186
Posted By 5 shot

I got to agree with bigbulls. I have shot a lot...

I got to agree with bigbulls. I have shot a lot of heads over the years and slick tricks are about as good as it gets in a replaceable blade head. some of your other choices are also excellent...
Forum: Technical
10-10-2009, 01:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,606
Posted By 5 shot

A lot depends on your budget and how heavy you...

A lot depends on your budget and how heavy you want you arrows to be. I have had good luck on the low end with goldtip xt's and carbon express term lite selects and on the higher end with carbon...
10-09-2009, 02:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,878
Posted By 5 shot

Go with the pro. It's easier to tune and gives...

Go with the pro. It's easier to tune and gives you more options when it comes to adjustments.
Forum: Technical
10-09-2009, 02:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,211
Posted By 5 shot

Move the site in the direction of the hit. if...

Move the site in the direction of the hit. if your hitting left move it left, if your hitting low move it down etc.
Forum: Bowhunting
10-09-2009, 02:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,230
Posted By 5 shot

I would take anything on the company site with a...

I would take anything on the company site with a grain of salt. In my experience the 2 blade penetrates better and is a bit more user friendly. Both are good heads however. My personal choice would...
Forum: Bowhunting
10-09-2009, 02:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,421
Posted By 5 shot

I got to admit rob has something bad going on up...

I got to admit rob has something bad going on up there. I got a feeling an alien space craft crashed landed near him and is leaking some sort or weird fuel into the environment. It's either that or...
Forum: Bowhunting
10-08-2009, 06:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,421
Posted By 5 shot

I think I am back for good. Heck I missed you...

I think I am back for good. Heck I missed you fellers, except for BJ, he is still on my "list". LOL
10-08-2009, 03:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,231
Posted By 5 shot

both are excellent heads. I killed a couple of...

both are excellent heads. I killed a couple of deer last year with the hellrazors and have some nightmares in the quiver now. I missed a coyote opening day with one, my fault just rushed the shot. I...
Forum: Technical
10-08-2009, 03:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 738
Posted By 5 shot

You want your broadheads hitting right were you...

You want your broadheads hitting right were you aim. I have seen cases where 1" difference can cause you to miss or make a bad hit. Most times it won't matter, but I always prepare for the worst...
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