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Old 07-01-2009, 09:17 PM   #1
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i understand the listed weight of an arrow is for the bare shaft only. can anyone tell me the weight of the insert, nock and vanes?
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Old 07-01-2009, 11:37 PM   #2
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I believe you mean shaft weight. By definition an arrow is a shaft with all compnents installed. That includes nock, fletching, insert and tip.

That being said, different manufacturers' components weigh a little differently from maker to maker. Nocks are usually about 10-12 grains. Inserts weigh about 15 grains. Fletching can vary a lot depending on what type, size and manufacturer.

Normally you can get specific weights of components on respective websites.
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