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How to Make a Crossbow from Scratch

One of the weapons that you can use for hunting is a crossbow. It is a very good weapon especially for novice hunters since it is fairly easy to use and does not require much upper strength. However, accuracy, efficiency and practice are still needed to put a crossbow in its best use. One good thing about a crossbow is that it is inexpensive and is easy to make. So, if you are someone who wants to make his own crossbow just for the fun and satisfaction of it, or if you happen to be in the wild, and for whatever reason, you have no weapon in you that you can use in hunting for food then this article will be very helpful for you. Here are very easy steps on how to make a crossbow from scratch. In this article we are going to make a simple crossbow from readily available materials. But before we proceed to that, let’s have a short discussion of some things that you need to know first.

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What You Need to Know About the Types of Bows for Hunting

Hunting is a continuous learning process, just like any other aspect in life. After you master one skill in hunting, you must move on to another skill and master that as well. In this way, you are maximizing the time that you have as an able-bodied hunter while learning as many skills as you can. If you’re a hunter who wants to try out the joys of bow hunting, this article can tell you all about the different types of bows for hunting.

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Learn How to Aim a Slingshot with This Quick Article

When you think slingshot, then you probably remember all the good old days of your childhood when you used to use the slingshot to hit cans or birds. Although it seems like a childish thing, a slingshot is also a useful hunting weapon. Now, you probably weren’t expecting that, were you? Well, maybe it’s time to lay down the hunting rifle or bow for now and try your hand at a classic slingshot. In this article, I’m going to teach you how to aim a slingshot.

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Shoot with Consistency – The Best Archery Release

It is hard to use your fingers to shoot a bow especially when your bow is too heavy. Because of this, it is good to use an archery release aid so that you can shoot more consistently and accurately. Putting aside your shooting skills into consideration, using an archery release can give you better results than traditional methods from the mechanical and operational standpoint. Whether you are a beginner who aspires to learn to shoot cleanly, or a professional archer who wants to improve his shooting skills, an archery release is a good equipment to try. With all the models of archery release out in the market, it is easy to get confused on which archery release to choose. To help you with that, I have listed in this article the best archery release that I have gathered after careful considerations.

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How to Shoot a Compound Bow

Whether you're a wannabe archer or a veteran bow hunter, if you're going to be successful with a bow and arrow you need to know how to shoot it. One of the easiest but seemingly difficult weapons to shoot is the compound bow. There are basically six steps to follow to learn how to shoot a compound bow. Below we will go over each step in detail.

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Want to Be a Bow Expert in Hunting Turkey?

Killing turkey with a rifle is as popular as hunting turkey using a bow. When using a bow, a killing zone of a turkey is so small. It is considered to be a traditional method and it requires a diverse set of skills. Since it is quite difficult, hunters should know where to shoot a turkey with a bow. The location is important in order to effectively execute the kill.

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When do bow sights work best? (And why you need one)

Bow hunting is something to be considered as an exquisite art. The combined skills of precision and accuracy are what you need in order to be a good bow hunter. And sometimes, experienced bow hunters employ the help of a bow sight to increase the accuracy and effectiveness of their shot. However, bow sights aren’t recommended at all instances of bow hunting, so how do you know when do bow sights work best?

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How to Build a Tree Stand | Perfect Bow Hunting Experience

Planning a bow hunting trip? Do not confuse it with simple hunting method. It’s different! Bow hunting requires a particular strategy in terms of area and positioning of the hunter. Hunting in the wild requires a clearer view and a hideout where you are least likely to get detected by the bucks. As it can take hours in waiting for the target, nothing could be a better option than a tree stand. Being a novice hunter, if you don’t know how to build a tree stand for bow hunting, no worries. Here is all that you need to know about hunting from a treestand.

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Best Bow Stabilizers Of 2017 | The Best Tool For A Perfect Aim

Many pro archers and hunters use bow stabilizers. But what are they for exactly? In essence, a bow stabilizer reduces the vibration and torque when an arrow is shot, and helps to balance the bow in the archer’s hands. If you feel that you need a bow stabilizer, especially for hunting, read this list of the best bow stabilizers that you can buy for your next hunting trip.

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