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Forum: Traditional Yesterday, 05:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 484
Posted By stickbowcoop
Good stuff, share DRT's opinion of trophy so I...

Good stuff, share DRT's opinion of trophy so I probably would have loosed an arrow as well.

I missed out on a chance to hunt caribou back in 2005. I had just started a new job and couldn't get...
Forum: Traditional Yesterday, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 416
Posted By stickbowcoop
I just sold a couple so my numbers have dwindled....

I just sold a couple so my numbers have dwindled.

In no particular order:

66" 44# Osage selfbow with rattleskin backing - made by me
68" 52# Hickory selfbow - made by me
62" 52#...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-22-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 1,184
Views: 55,669
Posted By stickbowcoop
I don't know her, but seeing the emotion and...

I don't know her, but seeing the emotion and support on this thread and from her friend, it is obvious she is a good person and well loved and respected. Prayers sent for her for healing and strength...
Forum: Traditional 02-21-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 380
Posted By stickbowcoop
Good luck and have fun!

Good luck and have fun!
Forum: Traditional 02-20-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By stickbowcoop
Those bows and arrows are neat in a survival,...

Those bows and arrows are neat in a survival, SHTF kind of way. If I wanted a bow I planned to shoot often and maybe even hunt with other than small game survival situations, I would take Bisch and...
Forum: Traditional 02-19-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 723
Posted By stickbowcoop
Very nice.

Very nice.
Forum: Traditional 02-18-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 467
Posted By stickbowcoop
I don't think it will help your current issue,...

I don't think it will help your current issue, but I always recommend these when people bareshaft tuning and have spine issues. It comes with 100 grain, 125 grain, 150 grain, 175 grain, 200 grain,...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-18-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 312
Posted By stickbowcoop
I bought the Pro version back in the day and no...

I bought the Pro version back in the day and no ads. I lot of people complain about the ads now. I know that was no help, sorry
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-18-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 1,575
Views: 68,198
Posted By stickbowcoop
I think Chase This! has more money in whiskey in...

I think Chase This! has more money in whiskey in his cabinet than I have in the bank :) . That is an awesome collection.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-18-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,530
Posted By stickbowcoop
Very nice! I have been thinking about...

Very nice!

I have been thinking about downsizing from my Silverado to a Tacoma/Colorado sized truck. I really like the Toyota.
Forum: Traditional 02-17-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 356
Posted By stickbowcoop
I use a foam targets (currently Rhinehart 18-1)...

I use a foam targets (currently Rhinehart 18-1) for bareshaft because bag targets can skew the true angle of the shot because arrows can move. Anytime I have tried plastic or paper to hold an insert...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-16-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,828
Posted By stickbowcoop
I went to a small school in PA. I started at the...

I went to a small school in PA. I started at the Pitt Swanson School of Engineering, but realized I was going to quickly rack up so many loans that I would be 75 and still paying (I went back to...
Forum: Traditional 02-14-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,334
Posted By stickbowcoop
That is why I shoot 2 blade heads (or 2 with a...

That is why I shoot 2 blade heads (or 2 with a bleeder). I never got good at getting 3 blades as sharp as I like. I used to shoot Wensel Woodsmen's (now called something else as they sold the name)...
Forum: Traditional 02-14-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By stickbowcoop
Actually that steel wolf was always a big hit....

Actually that steel wolf was always a big hit. And people coming to the shoot for the first time always asked about it. They always had a 2 day event in June and that was the only time the wolf came...
Forum: Traditional 02-14-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 3,204
Posted By stickbowcoop
Yeah I think some guys are posting out of the...

Yeah I think some guys are posting out of the general feed on the main page not realizing they are in the trad section :) .

As to the question if I could put 20 at 20 into the plate, right now I...
Forum: Traditional 02-14-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 3,204
Posted By stickbowcoop
9" plate is smaller than some realize at 20...

9" plate is smaller than some realize at 20 yards. It is not much different than the back of the shoulder to back of the lungs on a whitetail. There is a park near Pittsburgh PA that has a...
Forum: Traditional 02-13-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 600
Posted By stickbowcoop
I used to belong to a trad archery group in PA...

I used to belong to a trad archery group in PA called "Strictly Sticks". They had a 3D hog target set up with pulleys and a cable between trees on a hill and so it was a running hog shot. You had to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-13-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,578
Posted By stickbowcoop
My wife hates Valentines day. She thinks it is...

My wife hates Valentines day. She thinks it is ridiculous. We have been together since 1992 and celebrated it twice and she made the decision to not waste money on it ever again. I am not complaining...
Forum: Traditional 02-13-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,334
Posted By stickbowcoop
I have never been able to notice such small...

I have never been able to notice such small changes as 5 grains, but maybe others can. I think you will be fine with 150's.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-13-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,653
Posted By stickbowcoop
Carrying a wallet in your back pocket can be bad...

Carrying a wallet in your back pocket can be bad for your back. I have had 3 back surgeries and always carry mine in my front pocket. I carry an RFID wallet, that is really just a card holder with an...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 02-12-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,049
Posted By stickbowcoop
Why do you think removing the draw stop will...

Why do you think removing the draw stop will remove all let-off? Let-off comes from cam rollover, so you would need a round cam, less aggressive cam, or cam mod to lose let off.
Forum: Traditional 02-12-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 331
Posted By stickbowcoop
Very nice, congrats.

Very nice, congrats.
Forum: Traditional 02-12-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 510
Posted By stickbowcoop
I do also have 2 BCY X strings being made as I...

I do also have 2 BCY X strings being made as I said in an earlier post, so I will have plenty to try. I have never had an issue with a string I made stretching this badly, but there is a first time...
Forum: Traditional 02-12-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 510
Posted By stickbowcoop
I realized somewhere along the way I picked up a...

I realized somewhere along the way I picked up a roll of green Brownell Fast Flight. I think Dynaflight. But they changed FF from 450+ to D97 years ago and this is just labeled FF, so it's hard to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-12-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,673
Posted By stickbowcoop
One of the first things I noticed when moving...

One of the first things I noticed when moving here last year was how much more expensive Jeeps were here than in PA. The difference is rust. They have a lot more rust in PA from all the winter road...
Forum: Traditional 02-10-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 571
Posted By stickbowcoop
Nice bow, congrats.

Nice bow, congrats.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-10-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 775
Posted By stickbowcoop
60# will be plenty with a good arrow/broadhead. I...

60# will be plenty with a good arrow/broadhead. I have only shot 60# bows since 2007. I shoot 45-50# bows when I shoot trad and kill game just as dead as with my 60# compounds.
Forum: Traditional 02-10-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 539
Posted By stickbowcoop
That is a good book. Howard Hill's "Hunting The...

That is a good book. Howard Hill's "Hunting The Hard Way" is good too. It is where I learned how he kept the arrow in his perif when shooting.

Trad is a lot of fun. I wish had some pics of my...
Forum: Traditional 02-09-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,334
Posted By stickbowcoop
Good news is with the internet you can spend a...

Good news is with the internet you can spend a few minutes on Google to determine if you think I am full of it not :) .
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-09-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 5,713
Posted By stickbowcoop
No Fraternity for me. I started at Pitt then...

No Fraternity for me. I started at Pitt then transferred to a smaller school due to cost to get my engineering degree, California University of PA. I was approached by a fraternity based on my gpa...
Forum: Traditional 02-09-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,334
Posted By stickbowcoop
Flemish twist, or flemish splice depending on who...

Flemish twist, or flemish splice depending on who you talk to, is really just how the end loops are made. Though an endless loop will generally tolerate fewer twists than a flemish twist because of...
Forum: Traditional 02-09-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,306
Posted By stickbowcoop
The 3 blade spun too.

The 3 blade spun too.
Forum: Traditional 02-08-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,306
Posted By stickbowcoop
I saw this on the Leatherwall. Interesting stuff....

I saw this on the Leatherwall. Interesting stuff. I need some things yet to be ready to start shooting or I would try to track down a barrel and see if my 45# would even punch a broadhead through one...
Forum: Traditional 02-08-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,334
Posted By stickbowcoop
I don't mean to sound critical, but your tiller...

I don't mean to sound critical, but your tiller is backwards. Most ILF limbs are designed for zero or up to 1/8" positive tiller. Not a 1/4" negative tiller like you have. This because even if the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-07-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,760
Posted By stickbowcoop
If that is the case she may not respond well to...

If that is the case she may not respond well to homeschool. I had a relative who did great in school and loved it, but did not adapt well to homeschool. After one year they put him back in "regular"...
Forum: Traditional 02-07-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 911
Posted By stickbowcoop
I always set my blind up the morning I am hunting...

I always set my blind up the morning I am hunting and have turkeys right at the blind, they don't seem to care about blinds like deer do. I love hunting turkeys with a bow, but never even got off a...
Forum: Traditional 02-07-2018, 09:00 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,334
Posted By stickbowcoop
Longer risers are generally more stable. It's why...

Longer risers are generally more stable. It's why target archers use them. I like my hunting bows in the 58-60" range so I chose a 17" riser. But as Rick said that longer riser is going to be lighter...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-07-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 6,499
Posted By stickbowcoop
You and me both. I kept thinking "this has to be...

You and me both. I kept thinking "this has to be a joke".
Forum: Traditional 02-06-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,082
Posted By stickbowcoop
Nice work.

Nice work.
Forum: Traditional 02-06-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,037
Posted By stickbowcoop
I was going ot comment on this because my Black...

I was going ot comment on this because my Black Max 2.0 limbs are rated for a 17" riser. His are different than mine though so maybe his are for a 19". Either way his riser being longer will produce...
Forum: Traditional 02-05-2018, 07:01 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,037
Posted By stickbowcoop
Nice bow huntinfool. I agree with Rick, if you...

Nice bow huntinfool. I agree with Rick, if you want to shoot vanes I would leave the rest on.
Forum: Traditional 02-04-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 510
Posted By stickbowcoop
Thanks. I already make my own strings as I said....

Thanks. I already make my own strings as I said. I don't have anything but B50 in my string box though and the compound string sponsor I have also makes trad strings, so I am going to let him make me...
Forum: Traditional 02-04-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,271
Posted By stickbowcoop
I have been shooting trad since the 80's....

I have been shooting trad since the 80's. Starting too heavy is the biggest mistake I see with new trad shooters. 45-48 might sound light after the 74 you have been shooting, but it can cause issues...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-03-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 554
Posted By stickbowcoop
What are the specs on the bow (draw weight, draw...

What are the specs on the bow (draw weight, draw length)? What spine and length arrows are you shooting? This info is always helpful when asking for tuning advice.

Also you had some things mixed...
Forum: Traditional 02-03-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,037
Posted By stickbowcoop
We will never agree on the morality of buying...

We will never agree on the morality of buying knockoff's, so there is no sense in arguing about it. I do not want to further ruin Rick's thread with this tangent.
Forum: Traditional 02-03-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,037
Posted By stickbowcoop
That is the issue with dealing overseas, no real...

That is the issue with dealing overseas, no real laws. It is why you see so many copied broadheads on the market. If you look on Aliexpress and Alibaba you will find pretty much this exact same riser...
Forum: Traditional 02-03-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 510
Posted By stickbowcoop
Thanks guys. I like classic bows too and I...

Thanks guys.

I like classic bows too and I do still have my 1970-72 Bear Super Kodiak along with several orher bows; some I built some by other bowyers. But most of mine are high 50's and after a...
Forum: Traditional 02-03-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 510
Posted By stickbowcoop
New Bow

I mentioned in the ILF thread that I was getting this bow, but here it is. The riser came Thursday and the limbs made it yesterday.

It's a TradTech Titan II riser with TradTech Black Max 2.0...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-03-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,566
Posted By stickbowcoop
I think this would get a lot of use around here...

I think this would get a lot of use around here lately:

http://busyfams.typepad.com/.a/6a0162fc084970970d0162ff137312970d-pi

That's a joke. I don't pay enough attention to the drama so I don't...
Forum: Traditional 02-01-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,221
Posted By stickbowcoop
Very nice, congrats!

Very nice, congrats!
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