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Is 390 grains too light for whitetails and say...black bear?
Let me know your thoughts. I am buying an Alien and up between 60-70#?
Not sure what I should do, as I am buying it blind. I want to have a smooth shooting shooting/ drawing bow.

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Nope, not too light at all. I've used 400gr arrows from a 60-65# bow for several years and lots of critters of all sizes (just not bears). They blow through a 200# deer so easily I wouldn't hesitate using them on a bear, though.
 

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I'm using a 390 gr arrow out of a 60 lb. bow. Should make some nice holes for you at higher draw weights, too! The lightest arrow I use for hunting is 340 grains. Gets there in a hurry, but doesn't have the pass-through potential of a heavier one.
 

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You will be fine!!
 

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You will probably have twice as much KE than you actually need for Whitetail or Black Bear.
 

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so you guys think that 60# will be ok speed and KE wise?
Ive always shot a 62# DW and have shot black bear, moose and elk at that weight with arrows in the 390gr range...
 
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