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Hawke Sport Optics XB30 scope has upgraded features for 2014.

Hawke Optics Upgrades Popular XB30 Crossbow Scope

Part of the fun of the off-season is getting new gear dialed in, set up and ready to go once deer season rolls around each autumn. This definitely includes optics, which must be spot-on for accuracy in the field. Check out the press release below about the new Hawke XB30, along with other new...

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Five Great Deer Hunting Tips to Get Completed Now

Deer season is over, with maybe the exception of a late urban hunt somewhere, and most hunters I know are either thinking about turkeys, fishing, their kids’ spring sports or they’re making plans for work at camp. Ah, the work never ends. Right? Well, it doesn’t. Or, it shouldn’t. Let your yard go for...

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TenPoint Crossbows Fire Up With Omni-Brite Lighted Nock System

Last October while hunting in Ohio with Heartland Wildlife Institute, we had the chance to try out the new TenPoint Crossbows lighted nocks, which at the time still were in a bit of development stage to work out some final tweaks. The Omni-Brite system worked well for our group, with six of us killing...

The new Mission Dagger Crossbow.

Wisconsin Crossbow Hunting Now Open For All

Wisconsin has become the latest state to open up crossbow hunting for all hunters, regardless of age, and eliminating the disability requirement. Hunters in Wisconsin will be able to buy a crossbow license along with their other licenses starting in March. In essence, you can buy either an archery tag or a crossbow tag,...

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Biodegradable Bolt Makes Unloading a Crossbow Easy

TenPoint Crossbows has a solution to one of the aggravating things about unloading a cocked crossbow: the need to carry a spare bolt to shoot when you’re finished hunting. It’s not a major issue, of course. You can add an extra bolt to your quiver and then fire it into the ground, retrieve it...

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With Bows, Watch Out for Potential Snags

While shooting my TenPoint Stealth SS crossbow a few weeks ago I thought about a professional fisherman and a tip he once suggested about wearing hoodies with tie string hanging near his neck. He said whenever he gets a hoodie he’ll either remove the string completely or trim the ends shorter so when it’s...