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    Fixed Blades or Expandables? What brand is best?

  • #2
    expandable

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    • #3
      I've used Satellite and Muzzy fixed blade. I haven't seen Satellite broadheads in quite a while.

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      • #4
        Fixed and Thunderhead, Muzzy or G5 Montecs.

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        • #5
          Oh,the pro's and con's, purely from a cost affective reason, I tend to the side of fixed, they seem to hold together better, and you can piece, replace and resharpen blades. Tho, I had some truly nasty exit wounds and a short track with expands, the blades have sometimes broke and stayed inside. That makes for real caution when field dressing, grinding. At $40 plus a 3 pack, and arrow cost, I like to get as much flight out of them as I can. Satellite comment and Question for DSMbirddog to follow. . .

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          • #6
            DSMbirddog, I was given a couple of Satellite, 4 blade, red in color, 6 packs a few years ago and have used a few since with success, and not. The issue I ran into was, the package had no weight on it, so I took them to the local shop. I don't remember exactly but seems they weighed in around the 150-160 range which spooked me off them, so if you still have some, any chance you know, or could weigh them and post some comments and results, thanks, KG

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            • #7
              Fixed blade, they work and shoot. Usually shooter error if they don't shoot where you're aiming. Expandables in any form are not allowed on our property.

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