New toy and season extender - The HuntingPA.com Outdoor Community
 2Likes
  • 2 Post By Woods walker
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-21-2017, 03:47 PM Thread Starter
Sage
 
Woods walker's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Posts: 25,340
Back To Top
New toy and season extender

Just picked it up and sighted in the scope today. Carbon Express 390. Came with a detachable crank cocking system as well as the cocking rope. I am going to sit down this evening and read the owners manual. I shot it through a chronograph it showed 368 fps. It is amazing how narrow these things have become.




When you are up to your butt in alligators, it is hard to remember your intent was to drain the swamp. Stay focused!
Woods walker is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-21-2017, 03:56 PM
New Arrival
 
Join Date: Nov 2017
Posts: 5
Back To Top
I have seen a lot of bad reviews on the crossbow. Multiple have been about the limbs cracking after 40-50 shots fired through it.
Vital Outdoors is offline  
post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-21-2017, 05:51 PM
Regular Visitor
 
Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: SE PA
Posts: 50
Back To Top
HAHAHA, Lancaster Archery? That's where I picked up my Mission Sub-1 in October
I love that place
illadelphia215 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-21-2017, 06:48 PM
Frequent Contributor
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 511
Back To Top
Enjoy it.
curverbowruss is offline  
post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-21-2017, 09:54 PM
Senior Member
 
cspot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Western PA-2A
Posts: 11,805
Back To Top
Good Luck with it!!

Traditions only last if you pass them down to your kids!
cspot is offline  
post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-22-2017, 04:39 AM
Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: 15065
Posts: 4,428
Back To Top
Looks like a nice bow.It's faster than mine and I shoot through deer.Good luck on your first harvest.

Bob Seger,till it shines.
Hiamovi is offline  
post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-22-2017, 06:45 AM
Frequent Contributor
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: Westmoreland County,PA
Posts: 607
Back To Top
Best of luck with your new weapon.
Outdoorsman is online now  
post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-22-2017, 09:23 AM
Senior Member
 
dpms's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 17,699
Back To Top
Enjoy. Glad to see hunters participating in the opportunities that are out there.

I support all hunters, regardless of weapon or technique!
dpms is online now  
post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 12-22-2017, 03:10 PM
Diehard Outdoorsman
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Cumberland County 5A
Posts: 3,247
Back To Top
Welcome to the Dark Side
NiceRack! is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The HuntingPA.com Outdoor Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome