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Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby maine hunter » Wed Jun 14, 2017 7:28 am

Just bought a used vixen. It was a great deal and in great shape. Want to deck it out for him. But look's like I can't put string stops on it. And if I can't do that then the munch mount won't go on either. Anybody have any ideas??? :D
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he is growing up fast! Almost 14 months old.
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow

Postby longbow joe » Wed Jun 14, 2017 7:49 am

Is it brown or camo ?
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow

Postby vixenmaster » Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:06 am

You must have bought one of the older cast riser models. They don't need the stuff on them, may have to run a quiver brkt on it.
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow

Postby maine hunter » Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:18 am

It's a black camo color, I'll post pictures later. :D
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow

Postby vixenmaster » Wed Jun 14, 2017 8:27 am

We will all be waitin :)
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow

Postby munch » Wed Jun 14, 2017 4:12 pm

Kevin Kevin Kevin munchmounts work on all Excal bows lol . Look on my Facebook the green bow I built or my grandson has the same riser you just need to add the ears I make to install it . I'll get a little better drawing to show you the custom. Mount
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow

Postby longbow joe » Wed Jun 14, 2017 7:48 pm

See that ......problem solved with a post. Put some catwhishers on the old long limber and she will be purrin along with the new munch mount!
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow

Postby maine hunter » Thu Jun 15, 2017 3:41 am

Thanks guys!!! :D and thank you Terry, it's great to be part of a group that is so awesome!!! :D
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby maine hunter » Fri Jun 16, 2017 10:10 pm

Gena just posted pictures tonight, love that little guy, can't wait until he's shooting with us :D :D
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby flightattendant100 » Sat Jun 17, 2017 2:16 am

Kevin, that bow has carved tip limbs. Make sure that you use only dacron strings on it. Danny Miller makes a dacron Flemish. They used to call it "Super String", and before you could use Fast Flight string materials, it had a pretty big following. That bow is a beaut! I love the old carved tip models, they are much fun to shoot.
Grand kiddos are a hoot. Had my 6 yr. old grandson out to the deer lease this spring. We both had a good time. :D
Kevin, you can have that bow "Well Broken In" by the time that one is shootin'! :D
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby amythntr » Sat Jun 17, 2017 4:32 am

.....me thinks me is gonna need a "pank" Vixen for my 9 week old grand daughter! :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Re: Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby maine hunter » Sat Jun 17, 2017 6:13 am

amythntr wrote:.....me thinks me is gonna need a "pank" Vixen for my 9 week old grand daughter! :lol: :lol: :lol:

Anthony :)


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Re: Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby maine hunter » Sat Jun 17, 2017 6:14 am

flightattendant100 wrote:Kevin, that bow has carved tip limbs. Make sure that you use only dacron strings on it. Danny Miller makes a dacron Flemish. They used to call it "Super String", and before you could use Fast Flight string materials, it had a pretty big following. That bow is a beaut! I love the old carved tip models, they are much fun to shoot.
Grand kiddos are a hoot. Had my 6 yr. old grandson out to the deer lease this spring. We both had a good time. :D
Kevin, you can have that bow "Well Broken In" by the time that one is shootin'! :D


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Re: Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby mr meat » Sat Jun 17, 2017 9:46 am

Great looking bow! You can always buy a set of mag tip limbs for it,and just keep the carved tips
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Re: Grandsons first crossbow Added Photo

Postby wheelie » Sat Jun 17, 2017 12:41 pm

I have a set of shims to up the poundage 15FPS so Grandpa can use it too. :wink:
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