Thread: home made lighted nocks
10-31-2008, 04:37 PM #1
home made lighted nocks
Anybody made these off the you-tube video? Just would like some input. It looks soo much better than the 10-20 bucks each for lumenocks or firenocks.
10-31-2008, 07:43 PM #2
I have . It got to much like work ! I had good luck doing it though.HOYT KATERA
10-31-2008, 08:20 PM #3
Why do you need lighted nocks ?
It defintely affects your FOC and arrow spine and I'm not sure what the real benefit is.
Why sweat it ?
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10-31-2008, 10:19 PM #4
They look cool. Why do we do alot of the stuff we do. Oh yeah, the chicks dig it too!
10-31-2008, 10:34 PM #5the chicks dig it too!HOYT KATERA
10-31-2008, 11:03 PM #6
I made a couple and they seem kind of tricky to make. And they always seemed to turn off upon impact of the target. Never used them for hunting, bought some tracer nocks..
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11-01-2008, 12:24 AM #7
Skip it, By the time you add labor and the frustration of gluing yourself together or to somthing else just go to the lumenoc websight and pruchase a three pack for 25 dollars. Alot cheaper than going to the ER to get unglued.GO TEAM 12
11-01-2008, 12:03 PM #8
I made them with little fuss and at only 4 bucks for Thrill bobber lights no big deal, now I dont hunt with them I use them in the back yard to thrill the kids and they do look cool when the sun is going down.Mathews Ovation 60 lbs 29 Dl- Ranger custom Strings
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11-01-2008, 08:26 PM #9
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11-01-2008, 08:42 PM #10
11-02-2008, 09:25 AM #11
As for throwing the F.O.C. off I went with 125gr broadheads instead of 100gr and my arrows fly great and paper tune with a bullet hole.
I would recommend to make one and try it. I only have about $3.00 each in mine. Good luck and let us know how it turns out.
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