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Forum: Traditional 06-03-2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By pipcount
Thanks fellows. 31" shafts and a bit more than...

Thanks fellows. 31" shafts and a bit more than 32" from nock groove to tip with target inserts.. Long arrows move point on closer is part of the short point on distance. Rest of it is me doing...
Forum: Traditional 05-31-2021, 08:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,193
Posted By pipcount
I have quite a few old bows with Micarta, and...

I have quite a few old bows with Micarta, and even one that is solid micarta. Personally I love the look of the Black Micarta if done well / complements the woods and inlays used in riser. I dont...
Forum: Traditional 05-31-2021, 08:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,540
Posted By pipcount
Anyone reading this- Capt Jack reached me, but no...

Anyone reading this- Capt Jack reached me, but no longer had the Wing Presentation II bows.. so if you come across a nice wood and micarta riser or the two tone wood version, please keep me in mind. ...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-31-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By pipcount
It actually goes super fast, since I only have to...

It actually goes super fast, since I only have to measure ONCE when I set up initial tailstock position. After that it is just "push arrow through collet until it hits tailstock" and "register on...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-30-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By pipcount
Recently I was making some target arrows with...

Recently I was making some target arrows with those break off points you glue in. I was grabbing one side of the break off area with vise grips, the other with a pliers to snap the extra weight off....
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-30-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By pipcount
Used again this weekend. We had a young fellow...

Used again this weekend. We had a young fellow (10 yrs old) in a competition myself and a bunch of other novices with recurves to hit the balloons at 10yds.

Each shooter went to line, shot, if...
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 05-29-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 938
Posted By pipcount
I like my multi pump air rifles (392), but...

I like my multi pump air rifles (392), but honestly find pumping them up so many times is a drag on fun. I bought this gun as I hated the springers feel and the torque jump as spring goes "sprong." ...
Forum: Traditional 05-29-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By pipcount
Anchor: middle finger on incisor.. maybe move...

Anchor: middle finger on incisor.. maybe move anchor down a bit?
Forum: Traditional 05-29-2021, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By pipcount
Help with three under..

Long time split shooter. Mainly a target or 3D guy, hardly ever hunt. Bad shoulders, musculature issues limiting back tension force me to low draw weights of ~30# and below. Still having fun...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-29-2021, 04:14 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,623
Posted By pipcount
When younger I was in Navy. I was at a bar with...

When younger I was in Navy. I was at a bar with an old SEAL who was speaking to us on knives..

He mentioned seeing guys that had fought with machetes, chopping each other dozens of times prior...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-29-2021, 03:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,841
Posted By pipcount
If you are locked on vanes and willing to part...

If you are locked on vanes and willing to part with the money, the vane master pro sure looks awesome!

I shoot trad only, feathers, and REALLY skinny arrows for targets and 3d. I had to upgrad e...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-29-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By pipcount
Thanks fellows. Had a GREAT day out at Spring...

Thanks fellows. Had a GREAT day out at Spring Creek Parks range today. Graduation party for one of the boys.. BBQ and archery is hard to beat for good, clean fun.
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-29-2021, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By pipcount
Using a small lathe as a Arrow Cutoff tool

Below is a nice little idea for folks thinking about investing in an arrow cutoff tool. A little Sherline lathe beats arrow cutoff tool hands down in my view- I get perfect cuts, and have a tool I...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-29-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,002
Posted By pipcount
Cheap, safe, HIGHLY effective target pins

Cheap, safe, HIGHLY effective target pins
I found a GREAT way to hold targets onto fiber matt butts, wanted to share with folks here and help out. I combine several ideas from past threads and take...
Forum: Equipment and Tuning 05-29-2021, 08:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By pipcount
Carpenter shorts are great range shorts - built in quiver

Great idea for texas shooters:
Anyone ever try carpenter shorts at the range for a simple quiver for target arrows? The deep "tool pocket" on the side of the legs works pretty well.
I would not...
Forum: Traditional 05-29-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,540
Posted By pipcount
AJ- If you enter park from the East side on Brown...

AJ- If you enter park from the East side on Brown road, turn right (N) at first stop sign, go on down about 1/2 mile and range is on the East side of road. Basically range is in North part of park. ...
Forum: Traditional 05-19-2021, 07:43 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,540
Posted By pipcount
@AJ- thanks for note. I have two of these fine...

@AJ- thanks for note. I have two of these fine bows now, one phenolic, one all rosewood. Looking to get a combo phenolic and rosewood handle to round out the set.

While not the fastest bows in...
Forum: Traditional 05-19-2021, 07:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,540
Posted By pipcount
Forum: Traditional 05-17-2021, 07:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,540
Posted By pipcount
Too few posts to Message

Yes, you are sure right.. but I have too few posts to message and hate to be a "troll"..
Forum: Traditional 05-15-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,540
Posted By pipcount
Looking for Wing Preso II

Fellows, I know this is an old thread getting resurrected, appreciate your patience with me on it.

I have been a member here a while, but dont post much. Live in NW Houston, shoot at the range...
Forum: Traditional 02-14-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,142
Posted By pipcount
another vote for Samick Sage or similar: 1....

another vote for Samick Sage or similar:
1. Start with lower weight than you think you can use, buy 25-30# bow, get good form going (~$150)
2. Buy another set of limbs when you want to move up...
Forum: Traditional 01-27-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,664
Posted By pipcount
Some bow suggestions

Do not overestimate draw weight. Better to start too low and move up FAST if you find your daughter is stronger. Kids can lose enthusiasm from work that is too hard, or not getting something "newer...
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