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  1. Other Weapons
    Now lets just forget who is for or against the xbow during the archery season, etc, etc....and just revel in the dark beauty that this machine presents. Keep in mind, this rig wasn't legal even when the xbow was legal for hunting during the rifle season due to it's narrow ATA. Come on, picture...
  2. Other Weapons
    80 Lbs Cobra Self-cocking Crossbow Pistol Cross Bow 15 Arrows : Amazon.com : Sports & Outdoors (you can find it cheaper than amazon if you look around, BUDK has 20% off through the end of today on everything in store) So I bought one of these awhile ago and just finally got a chance to take it...
  3. Other Weapons
    Have been thinking about getting one possibly in the future, but basically know nothing about them. Have a few questions...... 1. How accurate are they, do they shoot ....well like a rifle ? I see they have scopes and such for them. 2. What is the usable rangle of them ? 3. What do I look for...
  4. Off-Topic
    Gov. Como just vetoed the extention of the crossbow law alowing the use of any crossbow hunting for Big Game here in NYS & LI NY also NICE NO.? I did not vote for him or any other Democrat never.?
  5. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    im having issue understanding the fact that the sweany bill is tabled does that mean for now there is no season crossbow season for deer and bear next year?
  6. Hunting, Fishing and Trapping
    The NYSCC received word on Wednesday afternoon that the bill to authorize hunting with crossbow, A 10583A (aka the "Sweeney Bill") has been delivered to the Governor. The Council opposes this bill because of its negative impact on the youth hunt: "§ 8. The only junior hunter days...
  7. Other Weapons
    NOT MINE! just think its kinda cool, anybody know anything about them? vintage crossbow
  8. Hunting, Fishing and Trapping
    I know that it used to be only disabled hunters could legally hunt with crossbow. Unheard through the grapevine that ha been changed. Is this true?
  9. Preparedness
    Yea, I know, I've been watching too much "Walking Dead". But seriously, I have been thinking about picking up a crossbow to add to my arsenal. I think it would be excellent for hunting without alerting nearby scavengers. Same for deffense. If someone or thing comes for your stash and you blast...
  10. Hunting, Fishing and Trapping
    Just passing along some info. There's a new group "Dedicated to removing the negative stigma surrounding the modern crossbow" You can find them at Log In | Facebook or NYCrossbowCoalition.com A little bit on why I'm passing this along, I've been bow hunting for 22 years now. Last year I had two...
  11. Firearms in the News
    Police in the central Michigan town of Howell have identified Chris Martin Allen, 53, as the man found dead earlier today with an arrow in his chest, according to a police department press release.
  12. Hunting, Fishing and Trapping
    Senator Pat Gallivan will be moderating a debate between Archers and Crossbow hunters to gain information for future legislation. The event is free and open to the public. WHEN: Thursday January 26th 6:30pm WHERE: Allied Sportsmen Club 12846 Clinton Street Alden., NY 14004 After the...
  13. News Feeds
    Saturday Sept 17, North Forest Ladies Shoot & Hoot (Lockport, Niagara County) is holding their 2nd annual Women Conquering the Outdoors. Choose 4 sessions from: (air) pistol, rifle, shotgun, crossbow, compound bow, fly fishing, GPS, outdoor cooking, photography, personal protection, gardening...
  14. Hunting, Fishing and Trapping
    Anyone heard any info on the possibility of crossbow use in NY for hunting by NON disabled hunters. I have not seen much on it in a while. Was in Texas recently and actually had a chance to touch one... Would Really like one someday. They are sorta cool. thanks all
  15. Events
    There is a FREE crossbow demonstration at Wilson Conservation Club in Wilson NY this Sat. You can check it out here http://www.wilsonconservationclub.com/Flyer_VI.pdf I was TOLD that you will be able to try different bows there... I will find out for sure if anyone wants to know.
  16. Other Weapons
    I am looking to get a crossbow. Is it legal to have a crossbow in NYC and where can I shoot it around Brooklyn?
  17. Hunting, Fishing and Trapping
    A bill that allows hunting with crossbow was signed by Gov. Paterson this week. I'm not pro or con on this, just posting the info up. Crossbow Legislation Signed Into Law By Governor | New York State Senate
  18. Other Weapons
    I want to buy just a simple pistol size crossbow but I don't want it to be a lousy piece of crap either. Any suggestions?
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