What’s the difference between a crossbow scope and a rifle scope?
Rifles are designed to engage targets at much longer ranges than crossbows; consequently rifle scopes are designed for ranges of 100 yards and beyond while crossbow scopes are designed for short ranges of 20 to 50 yards. This is the primary reason that the scopes are not interchangeable.
Will a crossbow damage a rifle scope?
There is no way a crossbow will damage a decent centerfire rifle scope.04-Apr-2008
Can you mount a rangefinder to a crossbow?
Specialty Archery’s Patent Pending Quick Range Rangefinder Mount is the only rangefinder mount that allows you to use your regular rangefinder mounted directly to your crossbow.
Is the Burris Oracle discontinued?
Burris Oracle Bow Sights has been discontinued by Burris and is no longer available. Our product experts have helped us select these available replacements below. You can also explore other items in the Archery Equipment Archery Sights yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you!04-Feb-2020
How do I sight in my Garmin x1i?
How often should I wax my crossbow string?
It is recommended that you apply wax to your strings and cables about every 75 shots but it won’t hurt to apply a light coat every time you take that crossbow out into the elements.06-Jun-2017
How fast is too fast for a crossbow?
Beware of crossbows that shoot at excessive speeds (such as greater than 400 FPS) as some will have more energy left in the bow assembly after the shot and will be much louder to shoot with little practical gain from a hunting perspective.12-Jun-2018
How often should you replace a crossbow string?
We recommend changing the string and cables on your crossbow every two years. NOTE: Always replace both the string and the cables when having them changed.
How long can I leave a crossbow cocked?
Do not leave your crossbow cocked for longer than a 24-hour period as premature stretching of the string and cables may occur leading to a loss in crossbow performance.
How far do deer run after being shot with a crossbow?
In many instances it will jump or flinch as the arrow hits before bounding away. It seldom runs hard and will usually appear to lope. The distance it travels before stopping could vary from only a few yards to 100 yards. In many cases a deer with an abdomen wound will stop within 50 yards.06-May-2021