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#2775272 - 03/04/12 06:34 PM barnett quad 400 ????
tarsalgland
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Registered: 03/22/10
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Anyone know much about these crossbows?Thinking about buying one but don't know anything about them.thanks!
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#2775420 - 03/04/12 08:37 PM Re: barnett quad 400 ???? [Re: tarsalgland]
smokepolehall
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Registered: 12/04/04
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Loc: Land of Rocks, Mo.

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If'en yer really wanting a Barnett, the Jackal is a fairly decent model from them. I wouldn't purchase any model but it myself. Yup its only 315 fps but its 40 fps faster than my Vixen!
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#2775590 - 03/05/12 07:01 AM Re: barnett quad 400 ???? [Re: smokepolehall]
BlackBelt
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I've got a Barnett Quad 400. Love it. It's taken many deer over the past few years. It's fast and about as quiet as any other crossbow.
I added the crank-cocking device to mine for safely re-cocking it while in the treestand. It's too dangerous to use a rope cocker in a treestand, but the crank-cocking device from Barnett is easy and safe.

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#2776386 - 03/05/12 09:25 PM Re: barnett quad 400 ???? [Re: BlackBelt]
Rubberduck270
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Dad hunts with one. For the price it can't be beat. It's quite a bit louder than a compound bow but its fast. He's also got the cranking device. Makes it quick and easy to reload.
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#2776710 - 03/06/12 08:40 AM Re: barnett quad 400 ???? [Re: Rubberduck270]
Rdavis
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Registered: 12/30/11
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Loc: Florence, Alabama, USA

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I did a lot of research as I was going to get one myself. I ended up getting the new predator but I found a lot of great things written about the quad. I personally would loctight the scope and assembly bolt. They have a lot of force and things will work lose if you don't. I love my predator. Good luck!
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#2777881 - 03/07/12 09:00 AM Re: barnett quad 400 ???? [Re: Rdavis]
CPerkins
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Registered: 09/07/05
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Loc: Collierville, TN

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I had one a few years back. Never really hunted with it much, but I was impressed. Fast and hit hard. Accurate too. Could hit a 3" dot at 50 yards with the scope that came on it. Better have a good target though. Blew through a block target several times. The target had seen better days, but it was stopping my compound with no trouble.
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#2779905 - 03/09/12 06:42 AM Re: barnett quad 400 ???? [Re: CPerkins]
bigtex
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IMO the Quad 400 is the best bang for the buck out there. I've had one for two years now and it has served me well. Only problem I have found is that whoever makes the strings does a lousy job on the servings. After several shots the servings start to unravel.
With that said...........if I ever purchase another xbow I will get an Excaliber simply because you can change strings in the field and don't need a bow press.
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