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Perfect broadhead flight means finding the correct arrow; here’s how to do it

Bailey Cloud, a technical specialist with Iron Will Outfitters, says testing different vanes once you figure out your arrow and broadhead choice is important to getting perfect arrow flight. Cloud recommends vanes that are at least half an inch tall, especially when using fixed blade broadheads. (Photo by Eric Morken)

Enter an online archery forum and request people’s opinions on the best hunting broadhead.
You’re going to get a long list of strong thoughts. You may even start a fight.
Are fixed blades or expandables the way to go? Single bevel or double bevel? How heavy? What may get overlooked in some of the ensuing chatter on broadhead performance is how important having the correct arrow is for each archer’s specific setup.

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