My alternative to banding

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longbow joe
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Re: My alternative to banding

Post by longbow joe » Fri Feb 17, 2017 2:10 am

No advantage .silicone dosnt degrade .as said just a different approach.
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Re: My alternative to banding

Post by gerald strine » Fri Feb 17, 2017 6:06 pm

My cure for premature opening is a Slick Trick never worry about it.
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Re: My alternative to banding

Post by Phillyarcher » Sat Feb 18, 2017 6:46 pm

I shoot NAP Spitfire Max 125 grain now and have shot other Nap mechanical broadheads and have never had one open up on me. I have taken many Deer over the years. I can't say I'm lucky or it happen to me. I do no other guys that go with the dental bands just to be safe. I guess with me if it ain't broken don't need to fix it. I shoot the Micro 335 and also a Vortex.
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IronNoggin
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Re: My alternative to banding

Post by IronNoggin » Sat Feb 18, 2017 8:30 pm

Phillyarcher wrote:I shoot NAP Spitfire Max 125 grain now...
That's all I have shot through my last two bows, and still today out of the 380.
Had one failure - 380 - which cost me a very nice buck. Thankfully a clean miss. Since then, I've banded them every time. Even though it was only once, that was once to many for me when banding is so quick and easy... :wink:

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