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Author Topic: I guess I have to get a crossbow now....  (Read 2585 times)

Offline BOGO

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Re: I guess I have to get a crossbow now....
« Reply #15 on: July 23, 2009, 12:04:52 PM »
I believe I would like it to if I was to shoot one so I try to stay away from them. To me There ain't nothing like my compound. Until I get unable to pull it back I think I will have to stick with it. But their again I have never shot a cross bow! I have had the chance a few times just didn't do it I guess  I am afraid I will Like it enough to have to go buy one.
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Offline Newt

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Re: I guess I have to get a crossbow now....
« Reply #16 on: July 23, 2009, 12:18:29 PM »
I hate to admit this, but I got a crossbow because I couldn't shoot a compound very well.  I tried a bunch of different things and just couldn't shoot groups good enough to feel good about my ability to make kill shots.  But I shot my hunting buddies crossbow and what a difference.  Now that I have one, I can shoot great groups and I am excited about getting in the woods.

Offline BeaglePup

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Re: I guess I have to get a crossbow now....
« Reply #17 on: July 23, 2009, 05:30:42 PM »
I was never perfect with my compond bow but i never made an unethical shot either and took a few doe (never had a shot at a buck).  8 years ago i injured my right elbow and was unable to shot my bow any longer.  I was so glad that Virginia allowed me (with Dr. report) to use a cross bow but not all counties (including the one i live in) went along with the law until Virginia changed to law completely and now consideres a crossbow archery equipment and can be used during any archery season in th state.  I have killed two doe now with my crossbow and really enjoy it.  Still waiting for that buck to come in though.
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Offline Lizette

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Re: I guess I have to get a crossbow now....
« Reply #18 on: July 24, 2012, 03:00:32 PM »
Well, crossbows provide me with many years of outdoor shooting fun.

 

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