Welcome guest, is this your first visit? Create Account now to join.
  • Login:

Welcome to the NZ Hunting and Shooting Forums.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

Black Watch Alpine


User Tag List

+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 7 of 7
Like Tree2Likes
  • 2 Post By northdude

Thread: got a crossbow for something a bit different

  1. #1
    Member northdude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    north auckland area
    Posts
    7,087

    got a crossbow for something a bit different

    so went and got a crossbow for something different to try but still shooting related its a pse viper rattler just waiting for a rope cocker and some extra bolts then ill take it for a spin
    Name:  IMG-10cbf784acec47b8dc2f93ccb4ed7f1c-V.jpg
Views: 129
Size:  5.19 MB
    Name:  IMG-53d58ffeabe8f901e69a46c3114b8145-V (1).jpg
Views: 126
Size:  5.47 MB
    Carpe Diem and viper like this.
    #POGO

  2. #2
    Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2015
    Location
    christchurch
    Posts
    7,551
    carbon bolts all the way, remember dont leave your crossbow cocked too long and never ever dry fire one

  3. #3
    Member northdude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    north auckland area
    Posts
    7,087
    oh poos i got some alloy ones cheap hopefully they ok to practice with
    #POGO

  4. #4
    Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2015
    Location
    christchurch
    Posts
    7,551
    ok to start, they wont stay straight for long though. dont forget to wax the string either

  5. #5
    Member northdude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    north auckland area
    Posts
    7,087
    is that string wax something special or is there something else you can use like bees wax and where do you wax it
    #POGO

  6. #6
    Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2015
    Location
    christchurch
    Posts
    7,551
    i always used proper string wax so i honestly cant say, was about $14 a stick (like a mini push up deodorant) lasts forever but if you dont use it your string will deteriorate faster

  7. #7
    Member northdude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2013
    Location
    north auckland area
    Posts
    7,087
    Ok cheers I'll get the proper stuff

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Crossbow Assault
    By Dundee in forum Archery
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 25-11-2016, 06:06 PM
  2. crossbow sights
    By silentscope in forum Archery
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 25-07-2016, 10:27 PM
  3. 120 lbs crossbow
    By possum trapper in forum Hunting
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 19-04-2013, 08:51 PM
  4. FS 120lbs crossbow
    By possum trapper in forum Buy, Sell or Swap
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 31-03-2013, 11:05 AM
  5. WTB Mini crossbow arrows
    By possum trapper in forum Buy, Sell or Swap
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 06-10-2012, 11:05 AM

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Welcome to NZ Hunting and Shooting Forums! We see you're new here, or arn't logged in. Create an account, and Login for full access including our FREE BUY and SELL section Register NOW!!