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Location: Upper Peninsula of Michigan
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As a traditional shooter

As a traditional shooter (longbow) how much weight in the arrow depends on what I am hunting. For moose or bear I prefer as heavy an arrow as I can put together, to increase momentium and penetration. I shoot carbon shafts that I increase the weight by inserting weed wacker string.  I also shoot a 150 gr broadhead on them. For deer, a standard shaft and a 125 gr broadhead.

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Location: Greeley, CO
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X2...a traditional LB slinger

X2...a traditional LB slinger as well...throwing 555 total weight downrange, w/ a Magnus 2-blade 125gr broadhead on CE Heritage 150s

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