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    A youth/women's bow from Tenpoint/Wicked...

    A youth/women's bow from Tenpoint/Wicked Ridge/Horton.
  2. CamX. Transferable as well.

    CamX. Transferable as well.
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    Choices are very limited for crossbows truly...

    Choices are very limited for crossbows truly designed for small framed shooters. The Barnett Recruit is a sweet little bow for shorter framed shooters and has been very reliable.
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    It is a blast! Used a Parker Stingray on this Cow...

    It is a blast! Used a Parker Stingray on this Cow Nosed Stingray this summer.

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    Viper X makes some awesome strings. You may want...

    Viper X makes some awesome strings. You may want to look at Blackheart Archery as well. They are putting out some pretty high quality off the shelf stuff at a nice price point. Kinseys is their...
  6. Thread: Ironman Targets

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    The Iron Man 18 has held up well for me.

    The Iron Man 18 has held up well for me.
  7. Thread: Why

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    This. We all want compact crossbows that...

    This.

    We all want compact crossbows that balance nicely yet many crossbow scopes have 3-4 or more inches of eye relief. This results in a scope mounted out over the rail which not only looks bad,...
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    IMO, Wasp broadheads are often overlooked by most...

    IMO, Wasp broadheads are often overlooked by most archers. I have killed several deer with Wasps out of crossbows.
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    So sorry to hear this, Randy.

    So sorry to hear this, Randy.
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    Actually the poll shows that acceptance has been...

    Actually the poll shows that acceptance has been gained in spades from a few short years ago. We must be in pretty good standing as "bow"hunters are also using crossbows more than ever before while...
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    Ya better start looking within your own ranks...

    Ya better start looking within your own ranks before lashing out at others. The elite "bow"hunter group has a very large segment that also does not take the time to "actually learn how to shoot a...
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    99% of the haters in that thread have welcomed...

    99% of the haters in that thread have welcomed every piece of technology to make drawing the bow and concealing the draw easier. If the draw was so important to them, they would all be hunting with...
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    Horton Vision. Don't make them any more and no...

    Horton Vision. Don't make them any more and no warranty on those that are out there but it is the quietest crossbow by far. Pretty much bulletproof as well.
  14. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: Known statistics do not back up that often stated...

    Known statistics do not back up that often stated assertion that the woods are flooded with new archery hunters. In Pennsylvania, a recent study showed that most of the folks using crossbows are...
  15. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: Archery seasons are expanding, even in states...

    Archery seasons are expanding, even in states that allow crossbows. Not one archery season has ever been shortened.
  16. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: And most of those that complain about technology...

    And most of those that complain about technology uses it to their advantage.
  17. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: Actually, every state that has allowed crossbows...

    Actually, every state that has allowed crossbows in archery season has experienced the same thing. No decimation of the herd, no rampant wounding loss, no significant increase in archery pressure, no...
  18. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: You won't see me making those claims. With that...

    You won't see me making those claims. With that said, I expect some to also admit that there are disadvantages to using them which they rarely do.

    As with all weapon types, all offer advantages...
  19. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: The deer has got to get there before a shot can...

    The deer has got to get there before a shot can be taken. At that point, yardage estimation and knowing when to shoot become critical to putting the arrow where it is supposed to go. All directly...
  20. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: Again. A fact often mentioned in this thread but...

    Again. A fact often mentioned in this thread but ignored by those with agendas is that other factors trump the bow being used. Playing the wind, woodsmanship, scouting, yardage estimation, shot...
  21. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: There are more archery hunters today than in 2009...

    There are more archery hunters today than in 2009 or 10. The historical highs for archery hunters was in the early to mid nineties. It dropped off significantly for some years and started to rebound...
  22. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: Actually, the retention spring would hold the...

    Actually, the retention spring would hold the arrow firmly on the rail. That is what retention springs do on crossbows.
  23. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: I believe license sales numbers. I have some...

    I believe license sales numbers. I have some reservations with other "stuff" going on right now. :wink:
  24. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: According to the PGC license sales, we do not...

    According to the PGC license sales, we do not have more archers that we used to historically. We are close but not quite there yet.
  25. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: I can shoot 40 inch arrows out out my crossbows...

    I can shoot 40 inch arrows out out my crossbows if I wanted to. Many clubs allow all bows for 3D shoots around here. Back in the overdraw days, compound guys wanted to shoot short arrows. My buddy...
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    Poll: We still have less archery hunters than we used...

    We still have less archery hunters than we used to. Were the woods like rifle hunting madness many years ago when we had more archery hunters than we do know? Or is just your perceptions and dislike...
  27. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: The manufacturers often refer to them as bolts...

    The manufacturers often refer to them as bolts for sales reasons. That is the reason. Some manufacturers call the arrows they produce for crossbows, arrows.
  28. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: You bypassed my question. Do you know what a...

    You bypassed my question. Do you know what a "bolt" is?

    Your Spyder shoots a different "arrow" than my Allegheny Mountain longbow and my crossbow. All three shoot arrows. Because I may shoot...
  29. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: Are you bowling when you play your first game?...

    Are you bowling when you play your first game? How about golfing? Driving a car? Fishing? Those new fisherman over there are really messing up my sport I tell ya, lol.
  30. Thread: Crossbows?

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    Poll: Do you know what a "bolt" looks like? They are...

    Do you know what a "bolt" looks like? They are about 5-6 inches long, made of iron and are used for piercing armor and chain mail. Crossbows shoot the same arrow as you do.
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