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  1. Hi guys, I am a beginner and just purchased a Matthew Halon bow last year. However, I haven't waxed the bowstring and figured I should do it before this season starts. My bowstring doesn't seem to have any colors on it showing where to avoid waxing it. Can somebody explain or direct me to a video on where to avoid waxing on the bowstring of a Matthew Bow? I know the part about rubbing the wax into the string good, but I am unsure which part of the bowstring to avoid waxing exactly. Thank you.
  2. So what is the difference between the Lazer Synthetic and just a plain ole Lazer hand auger when it comes to cutting ice with a hand drill? Lazer Synthetic is lighter but does it cut any better?
  3. So what is the difference between the Lazer Synthetic and just a plain ole Lazer hand auger when it comes to cutting ice with a hand drill? Lazer Synthetic is lighter but does it cut any better?
  4. Does anybody know or have any information on where to donate an old boat too? I know for cars, you could call and have junk yards come and tow your car away for free. How about for boats? How do you get rid of an old boat?
  5. Navionics App

    If I am at a lake, and I mark a waypoint, how do I have the app navigate me to my waypoint? I've clicked on Boat TO but it won't take me to my waypoint.
  6. Noodle rod under $50

    Another vote for the HT Ice Blue. For panfish, these rods are awesome. HT Ice Blue rods for ice fishing is the Ugly Stick fishing pole for Bass fishing.
  7. I am looking at the HT Ice Blue and HT Ice Blue Pro rods. Is there really a difference? Which one is the better buy?
  8. Kdrill or Nils

    I've owned both the Nils 6 inch Trekker and the Kdrill 6 inch. In my "opinion", I like the Nils over the Kdrill. Nils has less torque when drilling, you get more holes per battery, it is faster then Kdrill, the NIl's material is better to handle thick ice, you could use it as a hand drill if you run out of battery, and if you get the Trekker model you can make it different lengths. Kdrill's advantage is it is lighter and you can reopen holes since it is a chipper style blade. I don't open old holes so I sold my Kdrill.
  9. Thoughts on the Clam Gear Box?

    Is it worth getting? Pros and cons?
  10. Hi all, I was wondering if anybody could help or point me to a recommended contractor that could help me with this. My house is leaking a tiny amount of water down in the basement in the bedroom that is directly below the kitchen sink. Water is coming out of the wall and onto the floor whenever water is turned on in the kitchen sink for 10 to 15 minutes non-stop it will start to leak a little water out, not much, but enough to notice. Any ideas on how to diagnose this leakage inside the wall without having to damage the walls too much? Do you also know of any contractors with experienced in this sort of stuff located in the Saint Paul and Maplewood area? Thanks .
  11. I have perfect vision. No glasses needed. Last time I got it checked was 2 months ago for my driver license renewal.
  12. Hey guys, I was wondering if somebody can help me out by giving me some advice as I am new to archery and don't have any friends who does it. I have been having extreme issues sighting in my 30 yard and 40 yard pin. The difficulty lies with me not really able to see my target while I look through my peep sight. I can't see my target clear enough to align my pin at 30 yards or more to it. It is just to blurry. I can see my pin fine but not the target. I have a Gold Rush 3 pin as my sight on my bow. Could it be that my peep sight was installed incorrectly? Is my peep sight too small for me? Thanks..
  13. Hey guys, Which broadhead do you prefer for deer hunting and why? Anybody have had any issues with the Swhacker Mechanical Broadheads?
  14. Hey guys, I am new to archery. I have been researching online on how to measure my arrow length, but have been getting varied information. I know I draw back an arrow on my bow, but do I mark the arrow at where it meets the riser (where you hold your bow) or the rest? Do I add 0.5 inches or 1.5 inches to the measurement? I plan on shooting both fixed and mechanical broadheads, but unsure which one yet.
  15. Hello, I am new to archery and I just recently purchased a compound bow. My draw length is set at 27 inches, 60 lbs, and I have a 3 pin sight. What length arrow is best for Whitetail deer hunting with either mechanical or set broadheads? There are charts to explain on what kind of arrows to get but I couldn't find much that talked about arrow length. Also, before I forget, how heavy should the broadhead be for deer hunting? How would you know which weight to purchase?