What grain arrow should I shoot in my crossbow?

Standard Weight Arrows (400-459 Grains) The standard weight crossbow arrows are properly named since most manufacturers include arrows weighing between 400-450 grains in a standard crossbow package. Also when looking at a crossbows speed most manufacturers advertise the speed as shot with a 400 grain arrow.

Can you use regular arrows in a crossbow?

A crossbow arrow is an aluminum or carbon shaft tipped with a broadhead for hunting or a field point for practice with feathers or vanes attached to the other end. Crossbow arrows are shorter than regular arrows and are usually 18\” to 22\” long. Do not use a regular arrow with a crossbow.

What are the best arrows for a crossbow?

7 Best Crossbow Bolts in 2022: Consistency is KingCarbon Express Maxima Blue Streak.Excalibur Firebolt Carbon Arrows.Barnett Outdoors Carbon Crossbow Arrows.Victory Archery X- Crossbow.TenPoint Pro Lite.Carbon Express PileDriver.Easton XX75 Magnum Bolt.

Can I use candle wax on my bow string?

Can you use candle wax on a bowstring? Using candle wax on a bowstring is generally a bad idea. This is especially true for modern strings on compound bows as paraffin wax can degrade the synthetic fibers.

When should I wax my bow string?

A properly-waxed bowstring has a smooth slightly tacky feel. If the string feels dry or starts to exhibit discoloration or fuzz out it’s time to wax it again. Most top archers wax their strings every two to three weeks plus before competition if the forecast is for rain.25-Aug-2016

What can you use for crossbow Rail Lube?

I have used Vaseline on all of my crossbow rails and have had no issues . I use bow string wax on the strings and rub it in with my fingers once on the string .08-Oct-2019

What part of the crossbow Do you wax?

Can I use gun oil for bow?

Registered. I use gun oil in lieu of the white lithium grease as it is less likely to attract and hold dirt. I hunt hard with my bows in all kinds of weather. Lithium grease gets stiff in the cold gun oil will not and cannot build up either.03-Apr-2009

What is the fastest crossbow?

The Fastest Crossbow in the World. Meet the Nitro 505. With speed of 505 feet-per-second and 227-foot pounds of blistering power the Nitro 505 is the fastest crossbow on the market and the most powerful crossbow ever built by TenPoint.

How powerful is a crossbow?

Speed. In general most crossbows shoot at an average arrow speed of between 265 – 380 feet per second (fps). A 300 fps is decent enough for most shooting tasks. However 380 fps is much better as it will travel faster and an even faster distance.