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#2917155 - 08/23/12 04:02 AM new to archery hunting
4 Point

Registered: 01/01/12
Posts: 133
Loc: tenn

Oka i am new to archery hunting this is my first year at bow hunting i bought a bowtech guardian i am shooting 55lbs with a 26inchbowtech goldtip arrow and 100gran tips my question is which type of broadheads should i shoot fixed or exspandables thanks for read any help is well apps.
#2917189 - 08/23/12 05:52 AM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: serriaman07]
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Registered: 07/13/12
Posts: 2607
Loc: SouthEast Tenn

I'd shoot whatever flies truest...everybody will have an opinion and a different answer for you but I suspect the big names people will call out are the Rage Broadhead (expand), Swhacker (expand), Spit Fires (expand), Exodus (fixed), or I've been shooting Wasp Jak-Hammer (expand) and they do fine.
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#2917206 - 08/23/12 06:26 AM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: BlountArrow]
Bow Hunter
16 Point

Registered: 09/21/02
Posts: 16483
Loc: Murfreesboro Tn.

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I shoot rage but thats just me, shoot what works best for you.
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#2917222 - 08/23/12 06:57 AM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: Bow Hunter]
6 Point

Registered: 12/10/10
Posts: 628
Loc: Wilson Co.

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I first started with Slick Trick Magnums. They flew pretty good, then I just wanted to try mechanicals so I got some Meat Seekers.
Just get something not too expensive in case they dont work then go from there.

#2917253 - 08/23/12 07:32 AM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: cozy23]
8 Point

Registered: 02/22/10
Posts: 1596
Loc: collierville,tn

Find something that flys well out of your equipment and that you have confidence in. I use to shoot Grim Reapers and killed a lot of deer with them, then one day I was testing the blades just like I do every time before I nocked the arrow and one of the blades started to stick. I changed arrows and it was fine but I started to have doubts and worried about a blade or two not opening so i switched to Muzzy. It works for me but there are a lot of good broadheads that work great
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#2917292 - 08/23/12 08:14 AM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: WRbowhunter]
8 Point

Registered: 10/14/07
Posts: 2179
Loc: Lawrence County

#2917302 - 08/23/12 08:22 AM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: Bow Hunter]
4 Point

Registered: 08/17/12
Posts: 384
Loc: Tennesssee, US

 Originally Posted By: Bow Hunter
I shoot rage but thats just me, shoot what works best for you.


I actually shoot tekkens but my buddy shoots rage. I saw him drop a 10 point that went about 40 or 50 yards before hitting the dirt. The rage broadheads seem to put a huge hole in the deer and fly true.. only draw back is they are pretty pricy

#2917607 - 08/23/12 12:22 PM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: BirdDog123]
10 Point

Registered: 08/24/06
Posts: 2950
Loc: Lewisburg, Tn

I recomend any fixed blade that flies true with a lighter draw weight but thats just me
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#2917713 - 08/23/12 01:40 PM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: ImThere]
8 Point

Registered: 05/08/01
Posts: 1341
Loc: Dyersburg, TN, USA

They are all deadly. Just pick one.
#2917920 - 08/23/12 04:29 PM Re: new to archery hunting [Re: StalkingWolf]
6 Point

Registered: 09/11/11
Posts: 541
Loc: Knox

Muzzy 3 blade. They will always be "open" just in case you get buck fever ;\)
Archers see how far away they can hit a target, Bowhunters see how close they can get to theirs.

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