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#2920625 - 08/26/12 08:54 AM Ulmer Edge broadheads
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I just ordered 2 packs to try this season . I like the design better than Rage heads . I also use fixed blade heads , but thought I would give these a try .
Trophy Taker is producing them .

http://www.trophytaker.com/edge_broadhead.aspx
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#2920753 - 08/26/12 11:07 AM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: Radar]
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Check the blades when you get them. Their initial release to the market a couple months ago had a bunch of "butter knife" dull blades. Trophy Taker is aware of the problem and the blade factory made the mistake. If they come in dull Trophy Taker will swap them out.
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#2920754 - 08/26/12 11:09 AM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: UTGrad]
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Let me add they are a good design and they were one of the top performers on a broadhead test over on Archery Talk.
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#2920979 - 08/26/12 03:31 PM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: UTGrad]
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Yeah , I have read up on that and watched the video on YouTube on testing blade sharpness with the single bevel blade . I'll do my own testing like I do with all of my equipment and come to my own conclusion on blade sharpness , durability , accuracy , etc.
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#2921171 - 08/26/12 07:12 PM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: Radar]
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I bought a pack at the shop the other day. Ain't even had the time to open them yet. I was there when the UPS driver brought his first shipment of them in and he opened them out of the box.
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#2921322 - 08/26/12 08:34 PM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: Crow Terminator]
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I like that you can practice with the hunting head and also the blade is sharp on the front and back.

There have been a few negative reviews on durability ie blades bending on live game (hogs and even a Canadian Goose but I will wait for the 2012 deer season reviews to come in. The Ulmer Edge could be a winner cause it has many features I prefer over the Rage.

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#2921899 - 08/27/12 10:01 AM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: UTGrad]
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 Originally Posted By: UTGrad
....but I will wait for the 2012 deer season reviews to come in.
Exactly what I am waiting on as well.
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#2921986 - 08/27/12 11:21 AM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: Andy S.]
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I'll make sure to review it on this thread , based on results on game as well .
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#2923366 - 08/28/12 11:52 AM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: Radar]
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 Originally Posted By: Radar
I just ordered 2 packs to try this season . I like the design better than Rage heads . I also use fixed blade heads , but thought I would give these a try .
Trophy Taker is producing them .

http://www.trophytaker.com/edge_broadhead.aspx


I'll be curious to hear how the set screw works for practicing with them. Keep us updated. I almost picked up some, but I still have plenty of what i am currently using.
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#2925327 - 08/29/12 06:32 PM Re: Ulmer Edge broadheads [Re: bobthebowhunter]
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 Originally Posted By: bobthebowhunter
 Originally Posted By: Radar
I just ordered 2 packs to try this season . I like the design better than Rage heads . I also use fixed blade heads , but thought I would give these a try .
Trophy Taker is producing them .

http://www.trophytaker.com/edge_broadhead.aspx


I'll be curious to hear how the set screw works for practicing with them. Keep us updated. I almost picked up some, but I still have plenty of what i am currently using.


Got the broadheads today in the mail . Installed the set screws for practice . I'll test hem out tomorrow .
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