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    Ravin R10

    Got a new bit of kit on Friday , itís pretty awesome Itís a Ravin R10 iv just finished sighting it in furtherest shot 80 yards , amazing accuracy I only fire 1 shot at a time as the chances of arrows robin hooding are too good !! , Iíll order some broad heads tomorrow, probably some 100g thorn,s .
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    Also of note ...finally Sussed out some great target material...I got my hands on a bunch of baleage wrap, I just folded it as tight as I could , thereís probably not even 1 bales worth of wrap and less than a foot thick , got it ruffly the rite shape and then I had a roll of commercial grade cling wrap ...itís just heavy duty glad wrap , it works really good and has the added benefit of being light and cheap .
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    Gidday Boaraxa.
    I’ve been thinking about getting a Mission Sub 1 XR. Can you tell me why you went for the Ravin as I know sod all about crossbows?

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    Hey , I like the raven,s for the cocking - de cocking system unlike traditional xbows that require you to manually cock the bow with a cocking string this thing has a cog system in the stock that you wind up with a crank handle , plus they are small and insanely accurate , they come with a illuminated scope too , i haven’t really figured out any bad points yet ...except the price oh and likely getting it serviced as I think itl have to be sent up to advanced archery so there’s a couple of hundred bucks in freight alone though according to the manufacture the string is good for 400 odd shots , another downside could be that you can only use Ravin bolts , Nocs etc . That’s about all the pro,s & cons I can up with at this stage ...
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    @Sauer did you get that xbow ?
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    No I haven’t gone any further yet. There are some pretty good crossbows being made, but not sure how many of them are available here. I don’t know enough about them to know where to draw the line.

    Was your’s in stock or ordered in? I see even the R20 has to be ordered in.

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    I think Advanced archery carry the Mission Crossbows in stock - they look really nice, I would be tempted in my licence takes much longer...

 

 

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