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Broadheads
« on: April 24, 2021, 01:23:40 PM »
So I haven't archery hunted in several years and am looking to get back into it. Now that Washington allows mechanical heads I was just curious as to what people were using. I might just use the ones I have (Crimson Talon XT) for this year as I have 12 new in the package still but may change it up if I hunt more with the bow.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2021, 01:56:50 PM »
Slick Trick magnums

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #2 on: April 24, 2021, 02:34:47 PM »
Kudu broad heads with the bleeder
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #3 on: April 24, 2021, 02:36:29 PM »
Iron will broadheads for me

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #4 on: April 24, 2021, 02:52:55 PM »
Slicktricks standards for me

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #5 on: April 24, 2021, 03:00:08 PM »
Slick Trick viper tricks for me. My setup is 65lbs firing a 430g arrow 275fps, not a hot rod by any means, but I still get mostly passthroughs with them and good blood trails. Two years ago my 125g viper trick penetrated my bear from the throat and out the back of the ham for an end to end passthrough. It only ran 20yds.

For deer Iíd use anything that was sharp and flew well with a good reputation. For elk I would never use an expandable just due to the fact that you lose penetration and the majority of them have flimsy blades. Yes some guys are very successful with them, but I see no reason to take that chance on the sole thing that actually kills the animal.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #6 on: April 25, 2021, 07:35:16 AM »
Fixed heads are still considered the best heads for penetration and reliability. Unless you canít figure out how to tune a bow and just want something that might fly more like a field point then expandable are for you. Just go smaller cutting dia.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #7 on: April 25, 2021, 09:25:03 AM »
Check out RAD broad heads. Made right here in Washington. Well made.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #8 on: April 25, 2021, 10:23:30 AM »
 I second rad.... I have killed a number of elk with their fixed blades. tough as you will find in my opinion.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2021, 11:04:25 AM »
Slick Tricks standard

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #10 on: April 25, 2021, 11:26:09 AM »
Get yourself true, COC broadheads like the Magnus Stinger and never have to worry about your BHís doing their job.
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #11 on: April 25, 2021, 07:09:54 PM »
Strickland Helix for me.  Great at quick kills.  Durable as heck and I can resharpen them for the next bull.
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #12 on: April 25, 2021, 07:16:20 PM »
Check out RAD broad heads. Made right here in Washington. Well made.

Is RAD advertising on here, Iím going to need some broad heads.
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #13 on: April 25, 2021, 08:28:47 PM »
I will have to look at the RAD and see what they have. I am pretty sure I am just going to use the Crimson Talons I have for this year and the muzzy's I carry for grouse.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #14 on: April 25, 2021, 09:04:42 PM »
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #15 on: April 25, 2021, 09:07:17 PM »
Check out RAD broad heads. Made right here in Washington. Well made.

Is RAD advertising on here, Iím going to need some broad heads.

Just go to his website...super easy to order. Fast shipping. Quality product.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #16 on: April 25, 2021, 09:47:18 PM »
Personally, I shoot the Magnus Black Hornet Ser Razors.  If you are looking for mechanical, I'd suggest taking a look at Grim Reaper.
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #17 on: May 09, 2021, 04:16:08 PM »
Slick Trick magnums

I have used these for at least 10 years and have harvested several deer with them, all were 1 shot one kill. Unfortunately, I have had a hard time finding replacement blades so I have switched to NAP Spitfire MAXX 125gr. The only deer I ever lost was with these 2 years ago so I'm still up in the air about their performance. I hit bone, heard the crack but she was scared off when the group ran off into the corn and trees, found only a couple blood drops. If they fail me this year it's back the Slick Tricks.
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #18 on: May 09, 2021, 05:02:02 PM »
SlickTrick 100s
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #19 on: June 08, 2021, 06:41:10 PM »
GrizzlyStik Maasai 200 grain single bevel broadheads.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #20 on: June 09, 2021, 02:52:46 PM »
sevr 1.5's are the way to go

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #21 on: June 11, 2021, 09:57:49 PM »
Love the RAD heads. Took them to ZA and they worked on everything.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #22 on: June 16, 2021, 03:39:18 PM »
sevr brodheads
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #23 on: June 16, 2021, 04:28:19 PM »
Slick Trick Mags

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #24 on: June 16, 2021, 04:49:56 PM »
Rad is all I shoot. Great product.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #25 on: June 16, 2021, 06:01:33 PM »
Slick trick 100 grain is my favorite

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #26 on: June 23, 2021, 07:13:08 AM »
Radical Archery (RAD) for me. i have had great success with them, and as mentioned there local.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #27 on: June 23, 2021, 07:17:20 AM »
Which broad head Rad Archery is good for deer?
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #28 on: June 23, 2021, 07:17:59 AM »
Almost any of the broadheads on the market today will do their job if you do yours. Find a broadhead that flies good out of your setup and shoot it enough to be confident when the moment of truth presents itself.

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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #29 on: June 23, 2021, 07:38:02 AM »
Which broad head Rad Archery is good for deer?
any of them are good options. I've taken animals with the ticon, rival, and mad man heads. The ticon is my go to but the delmastro or mad man with the low profile solid blades are scary quiet which is a big bonus for spooky whitetails or switched on mule deer.
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Re: Broadheads
« Reply #30 on: June 23, 2021, 08:05:05 AM »
Which broad head Rad Archery is good for deer?
any of them are good options. I've taken animals with the ticon, rival, and mad man heads. The ticon is my go to but the delmastro or mad man with the low profile solid blades are scary quiet which is a big bonus for spooky whitetails or switched on mule deer.

Thanks, Iíll be getting some of those Mad Man ones.👍
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