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Forum: Traditional 10-21-2021, 11:36 AM
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Posted By RickBarbee
Here's a slow motion video of a deer ducking from...

Here's a slow motion video of a deer ducking from a shot loosed at a distance of 75 feet.

The speed of sound is: 1,125 ft/s

Considering -

(1) the distance of the shot.

(2) the speed of...
Forum: Traditional 10-18-2021, 11:20 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By RickBarbee
Heh Heh. Go Get Em. :) Rick

Heh Heh.

Go Get Em. :)

Rick
Forum: Traditional 10-18-2021, 12:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,238
Posted By RickBarbee
Yes, it's the width of the riser, but it's an...

Yes, it's the width of the riser, but it's an easy fix if you're willing to do it.
All you have to do is place a hump on the shelf, that is slightly taller than your bottom hen fletch, and that...
Forum: Traditional 10-18-2021, 12:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,238
Posted By RickBarbee
PigOps explained it perfectly. The bow noise...

PigOps explained it perfectly.

The bow noise static, and is just once. it's intensity diminishes to nothing quickly.

But, the arrow noise is continuous, it's coming at them, and it's noise is...
Forum: Traditional 10-18-2021, 12:09 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By RickBarbee
The short answer is - yes. The long answer...

The short answer is - yes.

The long answer is - You have to achieve total/complete fletching clearance at pass, and you always need to shoot "cock fletch in" to do that, but even then, some...
Forum: Traditional 10-17-2021, 10:09 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By RickBarbee
Marco Soft Vanes. They are out of business...

Marco Soft Vanes.

They are out of business now, but I have a good supply of them.

The Trad Vanes are good, but once you fletch them to a shaft, they are no more flexible than the Marco, and the...
Forum: Traditional 10-16-2021, 12:22 PM
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Posted By RickBarbee
Ellis, I was only explaining why I use vanes, but...

Ellis, I was only explaining why I use vanes, but not necessarily saying you need to use them.

Vanes are definitely quieter, but just the type & size of feathers can make a big difference as well....
Forum: Traditional 10-16-2021, 10:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,238
Posted By RickBarbee
Shot Noise And Speed

I thought I was going to be doing something else today, so I didn't go hunting this morning. Plans got cancelled, so I'm setting here pondering things.

Thought I would share this:

Quite a...
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