Crossbow level

Crossbow Hunting

Moderators: Bill T, Excalibur Marketing Dude

Crossbow level

Postby hankenhunter » Mon Jul 10, 2017 10:28 pm

Do any of you folks have a level attached to your bow? If so, where did you attach it? Thanks,
Hank
Last edited by hankenhunter on Mon Jul 10, 2017 10:37 pm, edited 1 time in total.
2010 Equinox The "Beast"
Big John's Zombies with helical blazers
S-5 string stoppers
150 gr. boltcutters, 145 gr. Saunders blunts
Varizone scope
Vixen master string
DaGriz knife
hankenhunter
 
Posts: 2652
Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:21 pm
Location: Thompson/Nicola, British Colombia

Re: Crossbow level

Postby snowhunter » Mon Jul 10, 2017 10:33 pm

I mounted mine on the scope. I put a level on the riser and adjust the scope level to match. I use one eye for the scope and the other to check the level.
snowhunter
 
Posts: 16
Joined: Sun Dec 18, 2016 11:08 pm

Re: Crossbow level

Postby paulaboutform » Tue Jul 11, 2017 1:06 am

I have them on the scope and on the riser. I prefer them on the riser and have it mounted on the flat part of the riser just to the left of the broadhead cutout in the riser front. I like the Cir-Cut Archery level bubble that simply sticks on with the included two sided tape. You'll be amazed how your groups will tighten up immediately with the use of the level bubble.

Paul
paulaboutform
 
Posts: 4011
Joined: Sun Nov 24, 2013 11:32 pm
Location: Coquitlam, British Columbia

Re: Crossbow level

Postby nchunterkw » Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:47 am

I have one that mounts to the scope rail. Great for practice and sighting in (you probably cant the bow more than you think).
Keith
"Remember...always drink upstream from the herd."

Micro, Vortex
RamCat, Slick Trick, Magnus
Black Eagle Executioners & Zombies, Easton FMJs
2" Trueflight Feathers, DeerBoyArchery Strings
deerboyarchery@gmail.com
<{{{><
User avatar
nchunterkw
 
Posts: 1858
Joined: Sat Dec 24, 2011 11:21 am
Location: Wake Forest, NC

Re: Crossbow level

Postby hankenhunter » Tue Jul 11, 2017 4:32 pm

It doesn't look like there is any room on my Equinox riser so I guess I'll have to get a scope mount level. Where would I get one in Canada? Thanks for the replies fellas.
Hank
2010 Equinox The "Beast"
Big John's Zombies with helical blazers
S-5 string stoppers
150 gr. boltcutters, 145 gr. Saunders blunts
Varizone scope
Vixen master string
DaGriz knife
hankenhunter
 
Posts: 2652
Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:21 pm
Location: Thompson/Nicola, British Colombia

Re: Crossbow level

Postby hankenhunter » Tue Jul 11, 2017 4:37 pm

I don't need it for hunting, but I am intrigued by fellow members shooting to 100 yards target practicing and I would like to get in on the fun. :D
Hank
2010 Equinox The "Beast"
Big John's Zombies with helical blazers
S-5 string stoppers
150 gr. boltcutters, 145 gr. Saunders blunts
Varizone scope
Vixen master string
DaGriz knife
hankenhunter
 
Posts: 2652
Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:21 pm
Location: Thompson/Nicola, British Colombia

Re: Crossbow level

Postby amythntr » Tue Jul 11, 2017 5:15 pm

....I do not know if you can get this in CA....I came across it on ebay...the description say it is made by Excalibur Crossbow...but i do not recall seeing it or hearing anyone speak about it....It might be Excalibur's since a $5.00 item sells for $25.00 :? :lol: :lol:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Excalibur-Crossbow-Sighting-Level-2026-Scope-/401125977631?epid=1030624850&hash=item5d64f8ae1f:g:M-UAAOSwnK9ZW46i

Anthony :)
When you are in a tough situation and wonder where God is; ...the Teacher is always quiet during the test.

BD400(Fulmine Grande)
M380(Jelly Belly)
NMare 335(Bada Bing)
ZS
SpitfireXXX
NAP FOC
xbones
TT 2.5
BOO,NChunterkw,Vixenm
DrStirrup kitx3
User avatar
amythntr
 
Posts: 5278
Joined: Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:26 pm
Location: Northern, NJ

Re: Crossbow level

Postby hankenhunter » Tue Jul 11, 2017 5:48 pm

amythntr wrote:....I do not know if you can get this in CA....I came across it on ebay...the description say it is made by Excalibur Crossbow...but i do not recall seeing it or hearing anyone speak about it....It might be Excalibur's since a $5.00 item sells for $25.00 :? :lol: :lol:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Excalibur-Crossbow-Sighting-Level-2026-Scope-/401125977631?epid=1030624850&hash=item5d64f8ae1f:g:M-UAAOSwnK9ZW46i

Anthony :)

25.00 bucks for that? :shock: Sheesh. Does it have genuine Saskatchewan seal skin bindings? I may have to manufacture one.
Hank
2010 Equinox The "Beast"
Big John's Zombies with helical blazers
S-5 string stoppers
150 gr. boltcutters, 145 gr. Saunders blunts
Varizone scope
Vixen master string
DaGriz knife
hankenhunter
 
Posts: 2652
Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:21 pm
Location: Thompson/Nicola, British Colombia

Re: Crossbow level

Postby hankenhunter » Tue Jul 11, 2017 7:13 pm

I epoxied a small tube level to the right hand dovetail. It works great. I can focus on the level and the reticle at the same. Long distance plinking here I come! :D If I get good at it I might mosey on down to the gun range and challenge a few rifle shooters. :wink: Have a great day everyone.
Hank
2010 Equinox The "Beast"
Big John's Zombies with helical blazers
S-5 string stoppers
150 gr. boltcutters, 145 gr. Saunders blunts
Varizone scope
Vixen master string
DaGriz knife
hankenhunter
 
Posts: 2652
Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:21 pm
Location: Thompson/Nicola, British Colombia

Re: Crossbow level

Postby Stab 'em » Wed Jul 12, 2017 8:06 pm

I just bought a rifle scope level off eBay for my micro 335 for long range shooting. It is going to mount on top of the front scope ring band.
Stab 'em
 
Posts: 7
Joined: Tue May 30, 2017 7:07 pm

Re: Crossbow level

Postby Czy_Horse » Thu Jul 13, 2017 5:13 am

Lots of cheap options on ebay & amazon but the shipping costs are retarded. Cheapest option I could find in the local hardware store was a string line level. I carefully took it apart with a set of side cutters :mrgreen:. Used silicone to attach to riser.

Image

Czy_Horse
1987 Wolverine & 2009 Exocet 200- In Semi-retirement
2015 Matrix 380 Xtra
2016 Matrix 380 Lynx
2017 Micro 355 Suppressor 'SusieQ'
User avatar
Czy_Horse
 
Posts: 133
Joined: Sat Oct 03, 2015 11:28 am
Location: SW Ontario

Re: Crossbow level

Postby newbie » Thu Jul 13, 2017 6:21 am

http://www.ebay.com/itm/112235583461
I bought a few of these. cheap enough.
I got the 1" and I believe Derrick bought 30mm.
I paid a few bucks more then this listing.
Kandy-a.k.a Raid
Midge- a.k.a Micro 335
SSAS Spynal Tapps-Original
100 Grn 2" Shwacker
Boo threads
Don't wreck the fun house!
User avatar
newbie
 
Posts: 2496
Joined: Tue Jun 15, 2010 9:02 pm
Location: Brantford Ontario

Re: Crossbow level

Postby hankenhunter » Thu Jul 13, 2017 2:26 pm

Czy_Horse wrote:Lots of cheap options on ebay & amazon but the shipping costs are retarded. Cheapest option I could find in the local hardware store was a string line level. I carefully took it apart with a set of side cutters :mrgreen:. Used silicone to attach to riser.

Image

Czy_Horse

That's what I did. My old torpedo level donated one of it's levels to the cause. :lol:
Hank
2010 Equinox The "Beast"
Big John's Zombies with helical blazers
S-5 string stoppers
150 gr. boltcutters, 145 gr. Saunders blunts
Varizone scope
Vixen master string
DaGriz knife
hankenhunter
 
Posts: 2652
Joined: Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:21 pm
Location: Thompson/Nicola, British Colombia


Return to Crossbow Hunting

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot], Majestic-12 [Bot] and 24 guests