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Old 01-12-2010, 06:45 AM
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Default Best Broadhead for Turkey

Im looking to get some new broadheads for turkey hunting this spring. What do you feel is a good broadhead for turkey? Thanks for the help! SDG
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Old 01-12-2010, 07:47 AM
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A sharp one lol. No seriously any broadhead you use on deer will work just as well on turks. And since the vitals on turks are much smaller than a deer's you might want a large cutting expandable like a rage,tekan,ect.
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Old 01-12-2010, 09:08 AM
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I use Grim Reaper 100gr Razortips, and 100gr Atom's. Haven't shot one with the Atom's yet (1st year using them), but they have worked extremely well on everything else so I don't foresee any problems.
If you want to head shoot them the Gobbler Guillotine works very well.
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Old 01-12-2010, 10:36 AM
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Just use a broadhead that you can pratice with, the kill area of a turkey is very small and you only get one shot with a bow, on a bird. Remember ususally there is no blood to follow, so after the hit watch were the bird goes.
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Old 01-12-2010, 06:45 PM
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The G5 T3 is going to be an awesome b-head for Gobblers this Spring!
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Old 01-15-2010, 04:44 PM
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Just got these in last week. 2" of cutting dia. should cut down on passthroughs.Best Broadhead for Turkey-100_0404.jpg
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Old 01-16-2010, 10:32 AM
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Thankyou everybody for your ideas, hope you have a good hunt.
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Old 01-19-2010, 12:36 PM
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i would assume a rage would work just fine from seeing what it does to a deer... im looking forward to using my new magnus bull head's (similar to the gobbler guillotine) but with out the need for straws and they have stronger blades
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Old 01-19-2010, 01:56 PM
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im no expert on turkey broadheads but i know that it takes a fair sized broadhead to do the job. i tried using abc sonics last year with very poor results. the first bird got arrow through the wings pining them to its sides and it ran over 700 yards before i lost sight. the other got arrowed the same but this time there was a good blood spatter, it was very dark so that means i hit a artery or heart. it im not sure exactly how far it ran but it ran a good 300 yars before it hit the bushline
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Old 01-20-2010, 01:52 PM
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I use the Turkey Terrors and they have performed perfectly! Arrow stays in the bird and they do not go far.

I am shooting at 300 fps 400 grains.
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