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Old 12-27-2006, 11:23 AM
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Default Mechanical broadheads for elk

What are your thoughts on using mechanical broadheads on elk; good or bad idea? Let me rephrase the question so I don't start another battle of thefixed/mechanical war. For those of you who shoot mechanical bh's deer hunting, do you also use them on elk?
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Old 12-27-2006, 12:18 PM
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I would never use mechanical broadheads for elk, My family has had huge success with muzzys and montec. i like the montec for the simple fact that it is one piece solid broadhead. can not go wrong with that.
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Old 12-27-2006, 12:33 PM
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Default RE: Mechanical broadheads for elk

Nope, I've killed deer with mechs and wouldn't consider it for elk. Can it be done? Sure, but you can kill one with a field tip in the right place.

Also, mechs cover up lots of tuning issues. Shooting a mech out of a poorly tuned bow at an elk is just asking for trouble.
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