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  1. Hey, don’t come on a board and ask for an opinion...

    Hey, don’t come on a board and ask for an opinion then get all flustered because you get an opinion you don’t like.

    The fact that you have to ask about “long distance hunting” reveals that you...
  2. Long distance and bow should be mutually...

    Long distance and bow should be mutually exclusive terms. Archery hunting is a close range sport. Try to keep your shots under 30 yds….40 at max.
  3. Thread: Field tip tuning

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    1 nice thing about Slick Tricks is that they...

    1 nice thing about Slick Tricks is that they shoot right with field tips out of my last three bows (vertical and xbow). I’m talking about what are now called ‘Mags’. I first ordered then directly...
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    OP seems a little oversensitive and the critical...

    OP seems a little oversensitive and the critical “know-it-all’ didn’t appear to be overly critical in my opinion. Understand that if you come on a public forum and admit to a failure (self or...
  5. Thread: arrow wraps...?

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    They do not affect arrow flight out to 30 yds in...

    They do not affect arrow flight out to 30 yds in my testing but will rub off eventually if used on targets. No biggie for me; I see them as a single use item to help locate an arrow and broadhead...
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    Bob, hope they work out for you (and me too!) ...

    Bob, hope they work out for you (and me too!)

    MTM408, They are a one-size fits all. They are basically just pre-cut pieces of reflective tape. Just wrap around the shaft. If there is a little...
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    Exactly. You touched on the two weaknesses I was...

    Exactly. You touched on the two weaknesses I was concerned about too. They weigh about 2g if I remember right, and I decided to place one fore and one aft because you never know which end may be...
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    You can try reflective arrow wraps. I found some...

    You can try reflective arrow wraps. I found some on Amazon cheap and have high hopes for them. They are the same reflective material as the tree tacks and trail markers I use. You hit it with a...
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    moved to accessories

    moved to accessories
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    WTB Excalibur Stock X-Tender

    Does anyone have an Excalibur Stock X-Tender they are not using? I would prefer Realtree Xtra to match my Matrix.
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    WTB Excalibur Stock X-Tender

    Does anyone have an Excalibur Stock X-Tender they are not using? I would prefer Realtree Xtra to match my Matrix.
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    Thank you. My concern was for not damaging the...

    Thank you. My concern was for not damaging the bow. I don’t have it set up to maximize any performance, just wanted to prolong the bumper life. I was giving velocity as an example that it seemed...
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    Is it a problem to have a slightly higher brace...

    Is it a problem to have a slightly higher brace height? My M355 shoots about 330 FPS with a 400g bolt (seems to be the average). I have the Baby Bumpers on my 355 and with a strings width of...
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    It is interesting that the former Prez of the...

    It is interesting that the former Prez of the company is saying that a product they sell isn't necessary :confused: I'm still torn on the purchase. If you want to sell it I may take it off your...
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    Good info. I really wish the bow automatically...

    Good info. I really wish the bow automatically went from fire to safe as it does on my old Horton.

    The scope mounting surface is the same dimesions as the original mount correct?
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    Guardian ADF a worthy addition?

    How many of you have added a Guardian ADF device to your bows. Due to a stripped screw head, I had to remove the scope mount from my M355. The factory screws are soft crapola! Anyway, after I pick...
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    Not. Good glass with heavy duplex is the way...

    Not.

    Good glass with heavy duplex is the way to roll.
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    I can't disagree with anything you said here;...

    I can't disagree with anything you said here; there is much to be said for marketing and word-of-mouth advertising. I personally am still not upset if I don't get a 'freebee' with a purchase as long...
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    That’s funny. It seems we always disagree when I...

    That’s funny. It seems we always disagree when I post here. I don’t think this includes you, but many people are ignorant as to true profit margins in business. I work in an industry where...
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    From a manufacturers’ prospective, it is equally ridiculous to assume that a customer would pass on ‘our’ bow because we didn’t included a $3 hat just so they could achieve fan-boy status every time...
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    I can emphasize with both sides of the issue...

    I can emphasize with both sides of the issue honestly. A hat seems little more than a pittance when you consider a $1K bow BUT little things do add up. The manufacturers aren’t making nearly as...
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    You do know that nothing is “free” right? ...

    You do know that nothing is “free” right? Companies are in this to make money and giving away stuff doesn’t make money. If the company includes a $10 hat with your bow package, that package will...
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    Right around Halloween. I have also come to...

    Right around Halloween. I have also come to really enjoy late December and January when it is really cold and the herd is bunched up and spending a lot of time looking for food.
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    I was very interested in these when I first heard...

    I was very interested in these when I first heard about them but they really sound like much more trouble than the benefit received.

    I personally would be most interested in the vibration/sound...
  25. Thread: Sad, Sad day :(

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    Sorry, purchase an alarm and get in the habit of...

    Sorry, purchase an alarm and get in the habit of monitoring temps. A unit such as this is a good purchase for the future. This unit gets mixed reviews but I have had good luck with it.
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    I’ll be the voice of dissent here. In my opinion, with the exception of the Crossbones, the glass quality of all the cross bow specific scopes mentioned is poor. Where they shine is small size and...
  27. I just went through the process lately. I...

    I just went through the process lately. I narrowed it down to Ten Point or Excalibur, and ended up with a Matrix 355. I would seriously consider the Matrix 330 for the wife.
  28. I haven't experienced that, but my arrows are...

    I haven't experienced that, but my arrows are plain. I have a hard enough time finding non-camoed arrows if they miss the target or have been through a deer :embara:
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    Wonderful stuff. Nontoxic, doesn’t breakdown plastics, great lubricant. I have a little jar of silicone grease left from a plumbing job and it makes a great rail lube. In fact I have a suspicion...
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    Absolutely!

    Absolutely!
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