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hugonian1    0
hugonian1

I am sure this has been discussed before but I am wondering what others consider the top arrow out there for deer hunting.

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EatSleepFish

Beman

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DonBo    101
DonBo

Carbon Express with the weight forward technology. Really tough shafts and broadheads fly beter with them than anything else I've ever shot.

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so haaad

Easton Axis, Carbon Express Maxima, Gold Tip...all are good hunting arrows and so it comes down to personal preference. If you are looking for a cheaper arrow with high quality, check out the Beaman ICS hunter with ViBrake.

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ChrisT    0
ChrisT

Easton A/C/C hands down end discussion.

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roosterslayer

Carbon Express Maxima Hunters are by far the best arrow i have ever shot!!!

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Wapiti

Easton ACC's are the ticket for me...best shooting arrow I've ever shot in 25 years! Although I will say that I shot GoldTips for a few years and they were the toughest, durable arrow I've used. I could hit almost anything with them with (usually) not even as much as a scratch! For what it's worth!

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I've always used the GoldTip XT Hunter 5575s. A good price and as has been said already, they are tough and really take the abuse. I've seen too many pictures of a carbon arrow splintered in peoples hands and a tough carbon arrow means alot to me.

I think Gold Tip, Easton, CE, etc all make good arrows as long as you match the arrow to your bow and drawlength etc. I would just avoid going to a walmart or the like and grabbing a handful of whatever they have on their shelf. I saw one gut walk out of there one night with a handful of various lengths and sizes as well as colors and he was talking about going huntign that upcoming weekend confused.gif

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beman with the vi-brake, the vi-brake makes a noticeable silence in the arrow flight, and some in the bow.

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sticknstring

Carbon Express Aramid KV's.

You'll ask 10 people this question and get 10 different answers... all comes down to personal preference. Easton/Beman, Gold Tip, Carbon Express, & others all make great shafts. Pick one you like and have confidence in it.

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Easton axis full metal jacket is my arrow. carbon core wrapped in aluminum. yes, a bit heavy, but only 11.1 gpi. very strong though, and they fly nice too. have hit the rebar in 3d targets before. mushroomed my field points, never ruined an arrow!

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