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#2954466 - 09/23/12 08:43 PM after the shot
gboucher
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for those of you who shoot rage slip cam broadheads, the ones with the o rings, what do you do with your broadheads after the shot. do you resharpen? do you replace blades? if you replace how is this done? how do you remove the blades?
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#2954756 - 09/24/12 05:13 AM Re: after the shot [Re: gboucher]
Artemas
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Registered: 11/26/08
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I usually replace my blades. I drilled a small hole in my work bench to allow the center pin to be punched out. I took 2 roofing nails and nailed the blades to the work bench so the broadhead wouldn't move. Then i had to grind a punch down to fit the hole. Get the pin out, put new blades in and tap the pin back in. I have the new chisel tip now and I believe I saw they replaced the pin with a screw which will be much easier to mess with.
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#2954831 - 09/24/12 06:38 AM Re: after the shot [Re: Artemas]
southernhunter
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The early rage had a Allen head bolt , then they went cheap with a press pin , but now they have went back to the bolt,I believe
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#2954890 - 09/24/12 07:45 AM Re: after the shot [Re: southernhunter]
gboucher
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wow, that is a pain in the rear every time you shoot.
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#2956748 - 09/25/12 11:09 AM Re: after the shot [Re: gboucher]
bowriter
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Lord, for that much trouble, I would just pitch them away or probably, not use them to start with.
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#2957242 - 09/25/12 05:29 PM Re: after the shot [Re: bowriter]
yamaha200
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 Originally Posted By: bowriter
Lord, for that much trouble, I would just pitch them away or probably, not use them to start with.
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#2958768 - 09/26/12 08:28 PM Re: after the shot [Re: yamaha200]
@fulldraw
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If the blades aren't broke they will be reused. I've killed several deer with the same rage.
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#2962042 - 09/29/12 07:08 PM Re: after the shot [Re: gboucher]
Boone 58
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I inspect them and yes i have sharpened a couple of them with a miniature file i keep for such purposes. Some of them are too badly damaged to do that. Dicks sporting goods carries the replacement end tips and blades.These require a 1/20 of a hex head which i happen to have in my gun smith set.
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#2962892 - 09/30/12 03:42 PM Re: after the shot [Re: Boone 58]
bowriter
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For me, the days of sharpening a b-head are long gone. That is why thery make replacement blades etc.
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#2963991 - 10/01/12 12:02 PM Re: after the shot [Re: bowriter]
A.Hall
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Killed 3 deer before I retired the broadhead
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