there are so many really good broadheads in today shops I shoot a 100 gr thunderhead and have shot it for over 5 yrs and have harvested many different kinda of game and and Im happy to say never had to use more then one arrow on ea. hunt i have been on lol shot placment is everything
Which ever one you chose make sure you get a broadhead target and practice with them. You will most probably find you have to make some ajustments, especially out past 20 yards. You might even want to try a few well known brands to see what shoots best out of your bow even though it costs a bit.
I like 125 gr. for Elk.
I must admit that I have missed a big game animal with a rifle. And not only was it a bull elk, it was the largest bull that I have had in my sights with a tag in my hand. But, as with most "missed shot" stories, I have an excuse. Moisture doesn't really ever bode well for hunting equipment. When moisture (either rain or snow) gets into a firearms barrel, nothing good takes place. A couple rain drops down there can change the point of impact drastically and a barrel jammed with snow after a...