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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-18-2018, 11:42 PM Thread Starter
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Mechanicals opening mid flight?

Hi everyone,

I have a question that i hope I can get an answer to, maybe by personal experiences.

I have been shooting a Horton Fury for a few years now with 100 gr. Muzzy Trocar tips with excellent success. I recently bought a Ghost 410 and I am wanting to try a mechanical such as NAP Spitfires. These do not require a collar to deploy upon impact and are rated for a crossbow but my question is: will they open mid flight using a bow with a velocity such as that of the Ghost 410?

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-19-2018, 04:52 PM
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I would Google your question and look for reviews on that Head.

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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-19-2018, 06:17 PM
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i use them all the time, never had any problems opening in flight and they always open on deer.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-20-2018, 07:41 AM
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As long as you shoot the crossbow version you will be fine. Their retention system is stiffer than the regular Spitfires. I shot them close to 400fps. Very accurate and dependable broadhead.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-20-2018, 10:00 PM
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I really like NAP's, you shouldn't have any problems.

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