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#5931245 - 09/16/15 09:36 AM Anything new in fixed broadheads?
Mavric Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/14/11
Posts: 248
Loc: Allen Texas
I hunted with Montec G5s last 2-3 seasons....I swore after last season I would switch so looking for some recommendations.

Last two bucks I've killed with Montecs were tough to find - both were pass-thru double lungs shots....one last year traveled 200+ yards and even climbed a small ravine before dropping. Only trace blood on the ground until I was within 50 yards of him (scary).

I've used Rage on hawgs before....had one that didn't open on impact and the O ring thing is just a pain but maybe I need to revisit the mechanicals.

A friend recommended 125gr Samurai broadheads from Alaskan Archery...they are really expensive but maybe well worth it considering I almost lost my last buck.

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#5931249 - 09/16/15 09:40 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
DuckCoach1985 Offline
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Registered: 10/09/13
Posts: 1414
Loc: SMTX
I use trophy taker shuttle t's in 100gr. They fly like field points, even out to 65+ yards and I've never had one break. A buddy turned me on to them, he has used them to kill everything from baboons to wildebeest and even a giraffe with the 100gr.

I do not trust expandable broadheads.. too much to go wrong.


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#5931291 - 09/16/15 10:06 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
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Registered: 06/02/06
Posts: 5741
Loc: Arlington
Tried Slick Tricks yet?
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#5931349 - 09/16/15 10:36 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
Navasot Offline
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Registered: 09/22/11
Posts: 26500
Loc: Normangee/Navasota TX
NAP killzone... don't let rage be the reason you don't like expendables.. I was the same way for a good while.. your truly cutting yourself short if your still using a small 1/2inch fixed head
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#5931361 - 09/16/15 10:45 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
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Registered: 10/22/05
Posts: 366
Loc: Lubbock
I switched this year a 125-grain Solid Broadhead. They are similar to the Alaskan Samurai mentioned previously and, though I haven't flung an arrow at a deer yet, found they fly much better than the G5's I used to shoot.

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#5931469 - 09/16/15 11:34 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
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Registered: 04/24/15
Posts: 574
Loc: Pittsburg, TX
I'm trying those muzzy trocars this year.
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#5931831 - 09/16/15 03:52 PM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: TWarren]
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Registered: 06/20/09
Posts: 487
Loc: America, Texas/Houston
I started using Slick Trick Magnums a few years back and they are awesome, look at their reveiws anywhere and no one has anything bad to say about them

TWarren- i want to try those Solids so bad, you got to let me know how they work on what ever you shoot, im hoping to run out of Slick Tricks i stocked up on so i can finally buy some of those
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#5932673 - 09/17/15 06:02 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
ancuegar Offline
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Registered: 07/15/14
Posts: 161
Loc: Katy, TX
ive been shooting slick tricks since 2003. very tough bh and if your bow is tuned they fly great. wac ems are another great bh that is also a very good bh.

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#5932843 - 09/17/15 08:45 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
Tactical Cowboy Offline
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Registered: 08/23/11
Posts: 3059
Loc: Abilene
Wensel Woodsman, Magnus Snuffer, or Magnus Stinger.
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#5932961 - 09/17/15 09:48 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
Mavric Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 01/14/11
Posts: 248
Loc: Allen Texas
Thanks all for the recommendations...I'll be doing a little shopping tonight!

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#5934209 - 09/18/15 05:12 AM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
FoxTrot Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 10/03/07
Posts: 7063
Loc: West
If I were leaving Montecs, Slick Tricks would be my choice
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#5938250 - 09/20/15 09:24 PM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Mavric]
JThoele Offline
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Registered: 06/23/10
Posts: 3701
Loc: Wills Point
Another good option I've had good success with are the QAD Exodus swept blades.

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#5938290 - 09/20/15 09:40 PM Re: Anything new in fixed broadheads? [Re: Aggieman775]
foodieguy Offline
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Registered: 02/07/13
Posts: 271
Loc: Austin
Originally Posted By: Aggieman775
I'm trying those muzzy trocars this year.


I've used these the past 2 yrs and have been really happy with them.
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