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  1. Heavier points making the arrows act stiffer.

    Arrows & Strings
    Hello, I shoot recurve barebow and have ordered a set of new arrows. I have 38# OTF and ordered some 500 spined Victory VAP along with different glue in points. One of them is the TOPHAT SL CONVEX II VAP SPITZE .221+.229" (60-70-80 grains) bullet shaped head And the other one is the Top Hat...
  2. target point: what weight???

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    Santa was good to me and there were some new CX Medallion 1000 shafts under the tree this year. Any suggestions on how heavy to weight the target points? Female archer, 24# Medium limbs, 26" arrow length. Would like to move up to 28# limbs in a year and not have to rework the arrows if that is...
  3. What point weight for my gf's target arrows?

    Arrows & Strings
    I'm building some ACC 3-04's for my gf's setup, 26" draw length, bow set at 30 lbs. (will probably up that a bit in the near future but no more than 35 lbs.), fletched with Vane Tec Swift Series 1.87" vanes. I'm thinking either 70 or 80 grain points (?) would be best. These will be strictly for...
  4. Arrow and point weight/stiffness etc

    General Archery Discussion
    I'm sure this topic is beating a dead horse ten times over. I'm fairly new to archery, only having a couple years experience. I've just recently started to get into and understand arrow spines and point weights and the relationship between the two. My inquiry is this: Currently shooting an...
  5. Arrow building allen wrench??

    General Archery Discussion
    Where can I find one of the long allen wrenches to add or take away weight from the arrow tip without pulling the tip out?
  6. hey guys, have a report to give/ review. brings up questions

    General Archery Discussion
    ok first the question, does a 125 grain tip really increase penetration? recently bought a pack of easton axis st 340s at a local shop, got 5 for 30$....winning! lol well anyhow, got home, realised, didnt have the inserts :pukey: next day was at the farm working and after lunch took grandpa to...
  7. 2712 / Shadowcat

    General Archery Discussion
    Hello all, This is my first post on this site. Thanks in advance for all your help/answers. I've spent hours reading here and I've learned a ton already. I'm about to buy a dozen Eclipse 2712's and I'm not totally sure about issues of arrow length, draw, poundage, point weight, fletching...
  8. preparing for Olympics - 43#@27.5 -> x10

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    Hi, I am starting to train heavily for Olympics and i need your professional advise on arrow/head weight. i am shooting a recurve Hoyt 43#@27.5". I found my self somewhere in T5 through online Easton selection that offered size 600 on spines 600/650R. I know that chart is quiet weak on...