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#2479647 - 08/14/11 10:08 AM Need broad head advice
Rockhound
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I just bought a new barnett wildcat crossbow yesterday, Any advice on broadheads would be apreciated
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#2479719 - 08/14/11 11:36 AM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: Rockhound]
mike243
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100g spitfire
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#2480368 - 08/14/11 08:57 PM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: mike243]
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 Originally Posted By: mike243
100g spitfire
I lik em also,only shot 1 deer with them and it did an awesome job. Plan to get some more experience with them this year.
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#2480646 - 08/15/11 04:51 AM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: mike243]
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 Originally Posted By: mike243
100g spitfire


That's the only broadhead I'll shoot.
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#2480661 - 08/15/11 05:34 AM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: ruger7mag]
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 Originally Posted By: ruger7mag
 Originally Posted By: mike243
100g spitfire


That's the only broadhead I'll shoot.
Yep.
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#2480815 - 08/15/11 08:56 AM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: Beekeeper]
Rubberduck270
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125 gr. Muzzy 3 Blade
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#2481078 - 08/15/11 12:41 PM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: Rubberduck270]
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When I first started hunting archery/crossbow, I was using expensive broadheads and mechanicals (NAP spitfires, Muzzy). But after harvesting many, many archery kills, I've gone to just using the cheapo WalMart Allen 100gr broadheads. I do touch up the razor edges to make sure they are sharp. But the $3 each broadheads do kill deer as cleanly and quickly as $15 each ones.
They are just as well balanced and just as sturdy.

At 40 yds or closer, I can't tell a difference in performance or quality.

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#2482063 - 08/16/11 05:54 AM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: BlackBelt]
mike243
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well as the # we can take this end i dont mind ruining a broadhead or 2 out of 3 times i shoot a deer.they are like ammo,practice with the cheap stuff & use the high dollar stuff for when you really need it.its still the cheapest part of the equipment i spend $ on each year
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#2482109 - 08/16/11 07:17 AM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: BlackBelt]
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 Originally Posted By: BlackBelt
When I first started hunting archery/crossbow, I was using expensive broadheads and mechanicals (NAP spitfires, Muzzy). But after harvesting many, many archery kills, I've gone to just using the cheapo WalMart Allen 100gr broadheads. I do touch up the razor edges to make sure they are sharp. But the $3 each broadheads do kill deer as cleanly and quickly as $15 each ones.
They are just as well balanced and just as sturdy.

At 40 yds or closer, I can't tell a difference in performance or quality.


Agree. I use the 18.00 thunderheads from walmart. Killed many w/no issues
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#2496669 - 08/27/11 08:34 AM Re: Need broad head advice [Re: vabuckbuster]
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Thunderheads!!!!!!! About the cheapest priced BH's out there and I've never NOT had a pass thru.
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