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#3721054 - 07/29/14 09:57 PM Broadhead for higher speed bow?
BHC
6 Point


Registered: 09/16/11
Posts: 806
Loc: Wayne Co. , Tennessee

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What's the best?
I'm looking at:
Shwackers
Grim Reapers
Slick trick fixed head
Ram cats
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#3721078 - 07/29/14 11:22 PM Re: Broadhead for higher speed bow? [Re: BHC]
robinhedd
4 Point


Registered: 07/04/10
Posts: 207
Loc: All over

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Slick Trick 100 gr Mag 4 blade is an awesome head for deer, it flies just like a field tip for me. I've taken several deer with them, zero complaints.
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#3721093 - 07/30/14 04:33 AM Re: Broadhead for higher speed bow? [Re: robinhedd]
old_man
Spike


Registered: 09/01/13
Posts: 22
Loc: Defeated Creek, TN, US

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Kind of all over the map there.

I'll second the slick trick 100g mag 4 blade. Actually I have been using muzzy mx-4 100g which are a similar design. Basically a short 4 blade. I seem to do better with the short 4 blade models when it comes to arrow flight. Everybody likes whatever they get used to. I tend away from the mechanicals but my son-in-law swears by the rage 2 blade mechanical. I saw the exit wound from one of those things and wholly cow - no problem following that blood trail. I picked up a box of 3 rage for the crossbow this year. (first time using a crossbow) We'll see how they work out. The last mechanical I shot was a spit-fire. I took a couple doe with them but nearly lost a nice animal on an steep angled shot when the blade opened unevenly and the arrow flipped to the side when it made contact. I still harvested the deer but the penetration was poor due to the arrow flipping over like it did. Made for a long day tracking with only one lung punched. I am guessing that would have been a long back to front double lung with a fixed blade. Anyway if I'm using a mechanical I avoid steep angle quartering away shots. Probably not a bad thing regardless of broadhead type.

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#3721448 - 07/30/14 02:35 PM Re: Broadhead for higher speed bow? [Re: BHC]
UTGrad
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Registered: 12/01/07
Posts: 9570
Loc: Franklin, TN

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 Originally Posted By: BHC
What's the best?
I'm looking at:
Shwackers
Grim Reapers
Slick trick fixed head
Ram cats


Grim Reapers

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#3740763 - 08/22/14 05:44 AM Re: Broadhead for higher speed bow? [Re: UTGrad]
bassinbrian
4 Point


Registered: 10/03/11
Posts: 228
Loc: tennessee

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I like the Rage 2 blade, fly great and really cut em up.
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