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100 or 125 grain broadhead?

hello all,i am new to crossbow hunting and just got a new Barnett predator crossbow,shoots 375 fps with 22 inch bolts,just wondering what weight broadhead and fieldpoints should I use 100 or 125,so far I have been practicing with 125,s but what weight is recommended?thanks
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Re: 100 or 125 grain broadhead?

If your arrows have brass inserts, 100 is ideal. If your arrows have aluminum inserts, 125 or higher is best. You want a decent amount of weight forward on shorter crossbow arrows.

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Re: 100 or 125 grain broadhead?

In the 22 inch arrows, I like to use the 92 grain brass insert and top it with the 100 grain heads. This gives about an ideal weight forward to the arrow.

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