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02-09-2015 11:08 PM
RobertSmith I use traditional bows and my favorite head is a Magnus 2 blade.
07-02-2014 03:19 PM
Hunting Man After seeing first hand Rage 3-blades fall apart on several deer from family and friends I swore off mechanicals, however, the 2-blade Rage heads seem to have a good following. I'm a Muzzy backer as I've never had any kind of failure on them for many years of use.
07-01-2014 06:58 PM
Mtns2hunt
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Originally Posted by BruceBruce1959 View Post
Mechanicals fail too often, I use Muzzy's, they really are the best available !!!
Never had a spitfire fail - 51 deer and counting
08-19-2013 07:00 PM
delbert I shot the Rocket Hammerheads for years
Last year they were sold out when I needed them
I shot Q3s or something, I will take a rubber band any day over spider clips
I got a Bass pro mag yesterday have them on sale for 19.97
I bought 3 3 packs 3 blade 2" cut never lost a deer with them
Just saying
08-09-2013 04:52 AM
gfdeputy2 Bruce No worries It was just the way it was written I don't believe all mechanicals fail often all is good
& Yeah I am ready to get in the woods tired of cutting grass, wood, banging nails & wearing out my 3D target
08-08-2013 08:50 PM
Hellbilly
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Originally Posted by daddus1 View Post
The way it looks a lot of us need to go shoot a deer to relieve our pent up emotions. Comeon huntin season!!!! LOL
daddus
IMHO
you got that right. I really need to make something leak
08-08-2013 03:48 PM
daddus1 The way it looks a lot of us need to go shoot a deer to relieve our pent up emotions. Comeon huntin season!!!! LOL
daddus
IMHO
08-08-2013 12:42 PM
BruceBruce1959
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Originally Posted by gfdeputy2 View Post
I will agree that there is a better chance of failure with a mechanical that goes with anything that has moving parts.
I think they have come a very long way in quality & engineering.
You just put all mechanicals as Failing way to often & that is purely not true
your comment, which I underlined, is exactly what we must emphasize when someone wants advice on which Broadheads we would recommend,
It doesn't do the hunter any good if we don't explain their options then let them decicde which Broadhead they would prefer to use.
Now I Agree, technology has come a long way and some folks are having good luck with mechanicals,
but here's another example from a 2012 mechanical broadhead failure Video which shows even with the best technology and highest quality control standards, "mechanical faIlures" still occur.
I'm not bashing mechanicals, I'm really not, some folks are head over heels in love with them, I just happen to be a Pessimistic on mechanical broadheads...
(Pessimistic, Adj. pessimistic - expecting the worst possible outcome) lol
08-08-2013 12:38 PM
Hunting Man What old guys? I just know from experience not to shoot the Rage 3-blades. I'm sure there are great mechanical broadheads out there and when they work they make huge holes.
08-08-2013 11:25 AM
spiker Well since I already hijacked the thread I may as well continue.For ole timers like Bruce & Hm (with all due respect) the designs of early mechanicals were horrible with a failure rate of about 50%.Now of course with technology the advancements are many and they are a viable option.With that said I believe if can get your bow to tune with a fixed blade it is the best option.I like a good sturdy one piece fixed head no chance for failure.IMHO
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