Why is my crossbow inaccurate?

There is a direct correlation between how well a crossbow fits you and accuracy. If a bow is too heavy feels too long or wide or is cumbersome to lift and hold on target it doesn’t fit and it’s not right for you.08-Aug-2016

Why is my crossbow sticky?

It is from volatiles evaporating from the foam and lining and/or silicone from the string wax.26-Oct-2014

Can I put any scope on my crossbow?

Rifle scopes can be used successfully on crossbows provided that the scope is a quality optic that can handle multi-directional ‘recoil’ and has features such as adjustable parallax under 100 yards.03-Nov-2021

Will a regular scope work on crossbow?

Yes you can put a riflescope on a crossbow. There is some risk that it won’t hold up to the severe ‘forward’ recoil (opposite that of a rifle) that a crossbow thrusts into a scope but still many have been doing it for years.29-Sept-2011

How much does an arrow drop at 30 yards?

– The 30 yard arrow drop will be 13.3″ for a 280 FPS arrow… – But only 6.5″ for a 400 FPS arrow.

How far will a 400 fps crossbow shoot?

Well A modern crossbow firing at 400 FPS can shoot a bolt almost 5000 feet if shot at a 45-degree angle. If the crossbow is perfectly level it can shoot about 240 feet. To understand why these numbers are so different you have to understand the factors that affect crossbow range and math that goes along with it.