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#6010608 - 11/04/15 11:35 AM Carbon arrows over time??
OffCoor1 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 09/12/13
Posts: 295
Loc: Archer County
Do carbon arrows weaken over time? If so, how long do you guys go w/the same dozen arrows?? Thanks, fellas - and good huntin'

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#6010650 - 11/04/15 11:58 AM Re: Carbon arrows over time?? [Re: OffCoor1]
Kenny Powers Offline
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Registered: 01/19/11
Posts: 743
Loc: De-Kalb Sulphur River
No. Unless damged should last forever.
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#6010732 - 11/04/15 12:49 PM Re: Carbon arrows over time?? [Re: OffCoor1]
bjankowski Offline
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Registered: 04/22/10
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Loc: Burleson, Tex and Possum Kingd...
When I shot competition I shot at least 1500 arrows every week; never wore out an arrow.
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#6010744 - 11/04/15 12:57 PM Re: Carbon arrows over time?? [Re: OffCoor1]
Navasot Offline
Natty Love

Registered: 09/22/11
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Loc: Normangee/Navasota TX
Until they break or I run out.. I usually get a new half dozen every year so I always got some stragglers from the year before that ill put left over or cheap tips on for pigs and whatever... never had one go bad though and mine don't get treated very well
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#6011280 - 11/04/15 06:07 PM Re: Carbon arrows over time?? [Re: OffCoor1]
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Registered: 12/05/06
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Loc: Saginaw, Tx
Have to replace several every year. You know, the ones that I shoot through the animal and hit a rock and it splinters. Well maybe a miss here or there. The ones that I bury up in a pig and he runs like hell and he's never seen again. The ones where the pig dies but his dying act of defiance is to break the arrow.

I replace those.
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#6011388 - 11/04/15 07:00 PM Re: Carbon arrows over time?? [Re: passthru]
bjankowski Offline
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Originally Posted By: passthru
Have to replace several every year. You know, the ones that I shoot through the animal and hit a rock and it splinters. Well maybe a miss here or there. The ones that I bury up in a pig and he runs like hell and he's never seen again. The ones where the pig dies but his dying act of defiance is to break the arrow
I replace those.


I'm really lucky at the ranch on both of my bow blinds it's only sand and grass, I might lose an arrow or have an animal run off with one. I've hunted places that almost all pass through arrows ended up in a tree or splintered on a rock.
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