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Offline elkkari

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Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« on: August 27, 2018, 10:25:41 AM »
I would like to change broadheads. Bone is my first choice but I shoot 100g and they only offer 125g as least grain. Need suggestions for 100 grain non mechanical. There are several gimmicky ones out there but I'm not sure how to decide best, strongest, least noisy big game broad head out there! I know most of ya'll shoot heavier grain than a female but I hope to not have to swim through the "fluff" by asking ya'll.

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #1 on: August 27, 2018, 10:31:51 AM »
I have used G5 broadheads in the past. Believe Cabelas stocks them too. Should have 100gr available and in my experience they put down animals as good as the rest!


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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2018, 10:45:41 AM »
I shoot 100 gr Magnus Stinger 2 blade and work fine in my setup.  Don't have much experience with any others in the past 10+ years.

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2018, 11:01:45 AM »
I've shot all of my elk with Shuttle T locks. Both 100 and 125 grain.

They recently were bought out so I have no idea if their quality will be the same, so we will see this year. So far I see no difference in flight.

Along with that I have tested Magnus and G5s, both worked well in flight.

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2018, 11:16:59 AM »
Thank you Jacobstruck. Was looking at G5's
« Last Edit: August 27, 2018, 11:22:07 AM by elkkari »

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2018, 11:18:28 AM »
Thank you Colorado russ! only 16 days 17 hrs 41 minutes 53 seconds till Colorado!

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #6 on: August 27, 2018, 11:19:17 AM »
appreciate it DTP!!! I will sure look at these!!!
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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #7 on: August 27, 2018, 02:11:01 PM »
elkkari, I have a similar countdown.  9/12 - 9/20 in SW CO.

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #8 on: August 27, 2018, 02:29:57 PM »
Upper SW Colorado for us! Many blessings on your hunt!!!

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #9 on: August 27, 2018, 04:30:06 PM »
Magnus Stingers or Slick Trick ViperTricks would be hard to beat.  Magnus has an outstanding warranty and CS. Never had an issue with ViperTricks. Take your pick.
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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #10 on: August 27, 2018, 06:31:05 PM »
Two blade stingers.  With shorter draw, and lighter draw weight penetration will be your biggest issue.  Stingers are strong, simple, easy to sharpen, fly great, and top notch customer service with an unbeatable lifetime warranty...but again penetration is the difference maker. 

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #11 on: September 04, 2018, 06:59:01 AM »
Vipertrick seems like a sounds choice if you want replaceable blades if not there are a lot of quality two blade coc heads out there two help with any penetration issues you might have or think youll have

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #12 on: September 05, 2018, 06:05:28 AM »
  I have my wife and son using Muzzy  100 grain Phantoms and I pulled the razor to drop them down to 85 grain. these fly great and have a lot of cut to them. good luck.

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #13 on: October 20, 2018, 11:21:21 AM »
Im shooting 100 gr G5 Montecs. They fly the same as my field points and easy to sharpen up to use again. Have always had great luck with 100 gr Thunderheads too! The G5s shoot better with my current setup.

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Re: Broadheads -female archery elk hunter question
« Reply #14 on: February 02, 2019, 12:46:07 PM »
My wife and i use 100 grain slick trick very quiet and tunable

 

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