What does the manufacturer reccomend? For my Mathews it is 5 grains per inch so for a 70 pound bow that comes to 350 grains. The arrow itself will weigh less than this becaue you have to figure in the broadhead, fletching and nock in the weight.
I think if I remeber right 5 grains per inch is a pretty standard number for all bow makers. I beleive if your arrow weight is under 350 grains tthe bow can explodeon you. I think to keep things safe I would try to get my arrow weight around 420 grains. For one your bow will be just that much quieter. I pull 67 pounds on my Hoyt and my arrows weight 450 grains and it sounds like a truck hitting a wall when the arrows hit their mark.
How many of you out there keep a journal of your hunting trips or outings? I started to about 20 years ago and then moved them from a journal to a story that I will send out to my friends so that they can enjoy the time as well. I'll aslo put into the journal the scouting trips that go along with the hunts of limited or once in a lifetime hunts.
I have found that if you buy a small notebook that fits into your shirt pocket and take it with you when you head out is the...