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    What do you consider to be TOO light of an arrow for deer hunting? Been playing with a few new arrows, and even though they seem pretty light (330 gr.) I think they might be decent for deer. 350 spine, 125 gr. head. Should be around 16% FOC I'm guessing. 65# bow, and they should be flying at around 315-320 fps. Did some calculating, and the KE should be around 74. I know the momentum will be a little low though due to the light weight. What's your thoughts?
    Last edited by Ehunter; 07-05-2013 at 03:40 AM.
    2008 Moab 70# The deer killing bow
    2008/12 Firecat 60#--- 2010 Warthog 70#
    2009 Warthog 70#---2009-10-12? Warthog Frankenbow with Nitrous B
    2010 Strother SR-71 65# & 2012 Strother Rush 65#
    2012 Strother SX Rush 60# & 2011 Strother Infinity 70#
    BSD strings and cables

    Yeah, I know I'm grumpy and opinionated.

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