Thread: Are Easton Carbon Arrows good?
05-04-2014, 05:48 PM #1
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Are Easton Carbon Arrows good?
I would like to know if I am shooting 61 lbs. with the Matthews Chill...question what kind of arrows give me the best set-up to get more speed?:
05-05-2014, 09:09 AM #2
What are you using them for? I would suggest different arrows for 3D or hunting. (unless you want to use 3D as hunting practice) I will not sacrifice a minimum amount of arrow weight for a little extra speed in a hunting arrow; pure 3D knock yourself out.Bear Grizzly, Easton XX75 Legacy w/Magnus Stingers, Great Northern Quiver
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05-06-2014, 12:54 PM #3
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If for purely speed I would probably go with the Litespeeds, or whatever they are calling them this year.Martin/Rytera Silver Star Shooter
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05-19-2014, 10:12 AM #4
Switchback XT #64, 28" draw, 28" arrow.
Shooting the Da' Torch 400 with 100gr. field tips for a total of 355gr.
These are shooting great, using for 3D and HuntingMathews SBXT: 28RHL
Rip Cord, Spot Hogg RD, Vapor Trail.
Easton Da' Torch 400 @ 28", #64 @ 267 FPS
GT Velocity XT 400 @28", #64 @ 269 FPS
05-21-2014, 10:11 AM #5
Easton makes some great arrows designed for any application. They have arrows designed for all out speed, as well as arrows that hold higher grains per inch weight that are extremely effective for hunting. For speed, as stated about the Lightspeeds (or current model thereof) are excellent, however I would not recommend them for hunting situations. Many have used them for hunting without issues, but I prefer a slightly heavier arrow for more k.e. When it comes to a solid hunting arrow, I use the Axis or Axis FMJ's, they may not give you 300 fps, but they hit hard and make your bow deadly quiet.
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