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#6852913 - 08/11/17 11:35 AM Lighted Nocks??
Darrellbob Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 11/02/10
Posts: 3
Loc: Texas, Tarrant
Does adding a lighted nock to your arrow affect the flight?

Do you use them? What do you use?

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#6852926 - 08/11/17 11:43 AM Re: Lighted Nocks?? [Re: Darrellbob]
kmon1 Offline
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Registered: 09/27/06
Posts: 22234
Loc: Texas
Affects the flight very little. I use Nocturnal brand. Also know some that shoot 100+ yards that use them so they can watch the flight of the arrows,
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#6852972 - 08/11/17 12:21 PM Re: Lighted Nocks?? [Re: kmon1]
sqiggy Offline


Registered: 07/13/09
Posts: 1985
Loc: Franklin, Tx Hunt in Panola ...
Like anything else in archery, practice with what you are going to hunt with. With that, I use Nocturnals. On my set up, I don't notice any difference, so during practice secessions, I don't even use them, unless I practice right at last light. Looks like a rocket taking off!!! grin

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#6854879 - 08/13/17 02:14 PM Re: Lighted Nocks?? [Re: Darrellbob]
Jimbo Offline
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Registered: 08/30/04
Posts: 4692
Loc: The last LF ranch in S. Texas
I'm going to give them a try this year.
I'm old and need all the help I can get!
X2 on practice with what you are going to hunt with!...Adjust just as you would between field points and broadheads.


Edited by Jimbo (08/13/17 02:16 PM)

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#6856223 - 08/14/17 04:35 PM Re: Lighted Nocks?? [Re: Darrellbob]
Buzzsaw Offline
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Registered: 06/29/11
Posts: 10300
Loc: Frisco, Texas
I have some on one set of arrows. They are really good, but make sure you know how to turn them off correctly. There is and art to it.
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#6857244 - 08/15/17 11:45 AM Re: Lighted Nocks?? [Re: Darrellbob]
J_Cham Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 09/04/11
Posts: 92
Loc: Central Texas
I always use them when I can and haven't had any problems. Love that you can see exactly where your arrow goes, especially if it's low light conditions.

If you go out of state thought watch out, they're still outlawed in some of the western states.

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