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Old 03-29-2012, 06:41 PM   #1
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So, Yeah I am on a very tight budget, I am just getting into archery, I haven no arrows though.I have looked and I can not afford 90 dollars a dozen, or even 50 for half dozen. So the question is, does anybody know where I can get some good and cheapish arrows?
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Old 03-29-2012, 06:45 PM   #2
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Walmart. The carbon express arrows there are very good. I got a dozen for 3.00 a piece. I'm still using them two years later.
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Old 03-29-2012, 06:45 PM   #3
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Bass pro or Cabelas branded arrows, get on the web and check em out.
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Old 03-29-2012, 06:51 PM   #4
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walmart doesnt sell them tillsept

oh I searched bass pro and didntsee any branded. can ya link me please
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Old 03-29-2012, 06:53 PM   #5
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Carbon express. Predator 2. Good for all types of bows. $5
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Old 03-29-2012, 07:00 PM   #6
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wht size do i need , I shop a 30 in draw and a 60lbs draw
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Old 03-29-2012, 07:25 PM   #7
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Cabelas or BPS branded arrows for sure. Made by the big biys, priced CHEAP for the budget minded.
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Old 03-29-2012, 07:49 PM   #8
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Gold tip Expedition hunters $55/12
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Old 03-29-2012, 08:00 PM   #9
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Another vote for cabelas. Watch the website for cheaper deals and they will honor the price at the store. I picked up a dozen for around 55 bucks not to long ago.
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Old 03-29-2012, 08:29 PM   #10
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http://www.archerytalk.com/vb/showthread.php?t=1723449

This should help you out. I would suggest the 350 spine due to your draw length. Its better to be on the stiff side of spine than too weak. These made some decent arrows, just don't shoot groups with them. Side impact resistance wasn't the greatest. At $45 a dozen shipped, thats pretty good. If you need them cut, and they charge too much, let me know and I will cut them, square both ends and install the inserts for you. Been in the budget situation before, buy the best you can afford, you will end up buying the cheap stuff 2 or 3 times instead of the better stuff once...I learned the hard way
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Old 03-30-2012, 06:22 AM   #11
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Old 03-30-2012, 02:31 PM   #12
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This should help you out. I would suggest the 350 spine due to your draw length. Its better to be on the stiff side of spine than too weak. These made some decent arrows, just don't shoot groups with them. Side impact resistance wasn't the greatest. At $45 a dozen shipped, thats pretty good. If you need them cut, and they charge too much, let me know and I will cut them, square both ends and install the inserts for you. Been in the budget situation before, buy the best you can afford, you will end up buying the cheap stuff 2 or 3 times instead of the better stuff once...I learned the hard way
I am sorry what do you mean cut, I am very new to archery.
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Old 03-30-2012, 04:44 PM   #13
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I have an arrow saw that will trim the arrows to whatever length you prefer to shoot/and that will spine out correctly (meaning fly the straightest). Thats if the place where you are buying from do not cut the arrows down to length for you
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Old 03-30-2012, 06:15 PM   #14
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Acadamy right now, has good name brand arrows "pre cut" for about half the regular price.
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Old 03-30-2012, 06:46 PM   #15
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Cabelas or BPS branded arrows for sure. Made by the big biys, priced CHEAP for the budget minded.
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Old 03-30-2012, 08:40 PM   #16
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I have over a dozen Easton Epic 400's for less than 90 that would need refletched, as well as a dozen Easton FMJ 400's that would be good to go with 4 Blazers for @80.00
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Old 03-31-2012, 01:57 PM   #17
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my problem is there is no where to buy arrows besides the archery shop and i cant see spending 90 dollars on arrows that i wont use very much. i maily want them just to shoot targets...i guess i will get some off cabelas website and have em shipped.
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Old 03-31-2012, 02:32 PM   #18
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I wouldn't go too cheap on arrows, but you can get a half dozen of carbon express arrows for around $50 at basspro.
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Old 03-31-2012, 05:40 PM   #19
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yeah, i will figure something out, unless one of yall have some arrows yall dont want any more?
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Old 03-31-2012, 05:53 PM   #20
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I would spend the money on a decent set. Get some carbon express for less than 50
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Old 03-31-2012, 06:41 PM   #21
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yeah i figured i would spend 150, that would give me 6 arrows from cabelas , broadheads and a Drop away rest...just might take a while,
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Old 03-31-2012, 10:07 PM   #22
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Acadamy right now, has good name brand arrows "pre cut" for about half the regular price.
This!

They should still have the Easton Gamegetter XX75 arrows on clearance. They are a great aluminum arrow, and depending on the Academy, they have the 400 and 340 spine arrows for about $35 a dozen. Some are precut to 29" with inserts installed, some are full length with inserts included.


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Old 04-02-2012, 09:35 AM   #23
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I will suggest Hunter's Friend for cheap arrows. They will cut them to lenght and fletch them for what most charge for raw shafts.
http://www.huntersfriend.com/carbon_...ifications.htm
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Old 04-02-2012, 11:36 AM   #24
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Sportsmans Guide has some for $55-65 shipped, plus $5 if you want them cut to length.
This is per Dz
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Old 04-02-2012, 01:00 PM   #25
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ok thank you all. I am going to check out that huntersfriend
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Old 04-02-2012, 01:19 PM   #26
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i have ordered twice from hunters friend in the past and was happy with the price, delivery and quality of the arrows.
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Old 04-02-2012, 06:32 PM   #27
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yeah i am going to order from them, found some for 59 a dozen ready to shoot!
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Old 04-03-2012, 10:27 AM   #28
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yeah i am going to order from them, found some for 59 a dozen ready to shoot!
They make good arrows. I would suggest the Blazer vanes with offset.
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Old 04-03-2012, 12:40 PM   #29
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ok.. thank you..what should i get the length cut to? i got a draw of 30 so 32"?
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Old 04-03-2012, 12:53 PM   #30
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Basspro arrows are called Redhead arrows. Both Cabela's and Redhead arrows are about 35 dollars a half dozen or 55 bucks a dozen.
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Old 04-03-2012, 01:16 PM   #31
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Call Richard at Lake Country Archery, he can hook you up. Gold Tip 5575 is the way to go.Lake Country Archery
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Old 04-03-2012, 04:26 PM   #32
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Old 04-04-2012, 01:13 PM   #33
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i am going to go with richards arrows. its close and i dont have to wait for shipping
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