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Best Vanes?

Old 02-16-2006, 06:24 PM
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Default Best Vanes?

I have been using just Easton or whatever I could get my hands on for years. Are the other more expensive 4" plastic vanes worth it.
Old 02-17-2006, 04:12 PM
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I think that the flex fletch vanes are worth it. I used dura vanes then switched to flex fletch then to quick spins. Hands down the flex fletchare my favorite. They are extremely durable, will take a hit from a field point and not tear, will go through a target, grass, trees etc. and be fine. They are very durable. They are not a very pliable vane and they get stiff when cold but it never affected performance as far as I could tell.About the only time you will need to replace them is with a broadhead hit or they falloff the arrow. I put them on with Saunders arrow mate and I never hadone peel off. Great combination.
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Old 02-17-2006, 06:19 PM
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AAE plastifletch are very good. As are the duravanes. Don't overlook the Blazers either.
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Old 02-17-2006, 07:41 PM
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The best ones ain't made out of plastic.
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Old 02-17-2006, 10:08 PM
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What Mike said. The best still comes off of turkeys. And that being said, if one must shoot plastic then I favor the Duravane Low Profile or VaneTec.
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Old 02-18-2006, 07:47 PM
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I like the 2" Bohning Blazers.
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Old 02-18-2006, 10:12 PM
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feathers are my fav by far but the blazers are nice for plastic.
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Old 02-18-2006, 11:07 PM
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Try the Blazers you won't be disappointed I really am glad I switched to the BLAZER'S!!!!
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Old 02-19-2006, 10:18 AM
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I agree with most of these guy's that the Bohning Blazer 2" are the best vane's I've used .They're not cheap ,but by far the most durable of all the vane's I've used .

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Old 02-19-2006, 08:45 PM
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I have just started using the quickspins and they are great. They really make your groups tighter, but they are a little larger than a normal vane

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