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#6590878 - 12/17/16 07:44 AM Broad head for a youth
bass101 Offline
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Registered: 09/28/10
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Loc: Rayne, La
My son is getting a bow for Christmas with a draw weight of 40 lbs (to start). I have his package set up with 85 grain field tips and was wondering what would be a good broad head for this weight, mechanical or expandables?


Edited by bass101 (12/17/16 07:47 AM)

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#6590954 - 12/17/16 08:39 AM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
kmon1 Offline
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Registered: 09/27/06
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There are several that will work, in that poundage look at the G5 Montec and Magnus stinger.
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#6591631 - 12/17/16 06:10 PM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
Drahthaar Offline
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Registered: 08/27/13
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I personally would stay away from mechanical or expandable, ( same thing ) go with a good cut on contact broadhead. Magnus stinger, VPA, VICTORY POINT ARCHERY ,shoot a heavy arrow, and at least 125 grain broadhead .Forrest

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#6591760 - 12/17/16 08:08 PM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
BOBO the Clown Offline
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Registered: 04/19/07
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Loc: Metroplex
Kudu point. 1" two blade single bevel

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#6592254 - 12/18/16 09:19 AM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
charner Offline
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DRT, stay away from mechanical, but my wife shooting mid 40s gets good penetration with rage hypodermic 2 blades
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#6629949 - 01/12/17 08:07 PM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
Jaspermac Offline
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Registered: 07/23/16
Posts: 25
85 grain muzzy should work

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#6630553 - 01/13/17 09:10 AM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
chital_shikari Offline
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Registered: 08/03/11
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85gr NAP Thunderhead. Killed a pig and deer at 37lb and a ram at 50ish-lb

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#6632082 - 01/14/17 10:10 AM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: Drahthaar]
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Registered: 03/11/09
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Loc: Boyd,TX
Lots of great heads out there! A good cut on contact would be best ! Not a true COCbut the slicktrick Vipertrick is a great head and penetrates like crazy ! It would work great

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#6632108 - 01/14/17 10:29 AM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
txpitdog Offline
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Registered: 05/04/07
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I put 85gr Buzzcuts on my son's arrows. They are great for penetration on a low poundage bow

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#6632282 - 01/14/17 12:54 PM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: bass101]
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Montec, Muzzy, Thunderhead all come to mind in 85grs.
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#6632482 - 01/14/17 04:01 PM Re: Broad head for a youth [Re: tjshockler]
Buzzsaw Offline
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Originally Posted By: tjshockler
Lots of great heads out there! A good cut on contact would be best ! Not a true COCbut the slicktrick Vipertrick is a great head and penetrates like crazy ! It would work great


this is what they told me for a lower poundage bow us a cut on contact
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