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Old 02-05-2016, 02:32 PM   #1
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I have had a Block for about 3 years but needing to get a new target. Was thinking about getting another Block since I've had good experience, but am wondering how it compares to the Rhinehart or similar type targets? I would appreciate any opinions/recommendations.
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Old 02-05-2016, 02:43 PM   #2
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For field points I would get a bag target, for broadheads i would get a Blob!
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Old 02-05-2016, 03:35 PM   #3
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I have the Block black and the Rhinehart. Where you really notice the difference is when you shoot broadheads. My Block black has a big hole in center whereas my Rhinehart has nothing missing from it and I have shot it a lot with broadheads. Get you the Rhinehart block.
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Old 02-05-2016, 03:47 PM   #4
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Get a rhinehart
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Old 02-05-2016, 03:49 PM   #5
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Blob!!!
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Old 02-05-2016, 04:32 PM   #6
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FYI. Get some expanding foam and fill the block up. I got another year out of mine that way. Just replaced it after 4 years.
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Old 04-12-2016, 04:03 AM   #7
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Block black


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Old 04-12-2016, 06:57 AM   #8
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Rhinehart. Buy it you won't buy another brand.


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Old 04-12-2016, 07:03 AM   #9
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Rhinehart get's my vote. My block lasted me many years of abuse and finally gave out two years ago. I bought the 18-1 and it is awesome. I love all the different targets on it, and it seems like it should last a really long time. Harder to remove the arrows right now. But so was my block when I first got it. I'm sure it will break in and be easier before long.
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Old 04-12-2016, 07:19 AM   #10
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The Rineharts are hard to beat.
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Old 04-12-2016, 07:50 AM   #11
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Rhinehart Rhinoblock XL.

Lasts forever with field points and has a replaceable center for broadheads.
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:11 AM   #12
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Rhinehart
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:14 AM   #13
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Watch camofire- they run some good deals on Rhinehart and HIPS
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:29 AM   #14
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The Academy brand Reinhardt are on sale fpr $85

They are 18" brown cubes with a yellow rope handle.
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:34 AM   #15
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Blob.
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Old 04-12-2016, 08:41 AM   #16
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Blob.

For stationary yes. Dang thing is a pain to haul around tho.


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Old 07-02-2016, 02:51 PM   #17
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Take a look at the Matrix Target.
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Old 07-02-2016, 03:07 PM   #18
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I got a Spyder Web target a couple months back and I'm loving it so far.
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Old 07-02-2016, 03:29 PM   #19
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Watch camofire- they run some good deals on Rhinehart and HIPS
I bought a Rhinehart cube type target a couple of weeks ago from Camofire. It has some cosmetic flaws but still is a good deal. I have an old 18-1 at the lease that I've had for several years that has given me good service.
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Old 07-02-2016, 04:01 PM   #20
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HIPS targets- 100% USA made materials and a TX company.
Watch the comparison video vs other blocks.
I shoot bh's and field tips in mine. A child can pull them out fairly easy.
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Old 07-02-2016, 05:21 PM   #21
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look on ebay for the rhineharts that are blemished, they're new but sold about 15-30% off because their blemished....I bought a rhinehart block last month for 69.99 on ebay
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Old 08-12-2016, 08:25 PM   #22
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You need to check out Hips Archery Targets here in TX. For field points they make awesome targets. Not sure if they have broad-head things yet...
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Old 08-12-2016, 08:36 PM   #23
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I'm on hips prostaff and have some serious hitting power with my really long draw length. They stand up to my heavy shooting. I'm going on 8000 shots on my grizzly and about 10k on my herd bull in the last year.

The way the target is built is with heat welded blocks, no glue what so ever. You can shoot all 6 sides without fear of any soft spots or the target blowing up. Even if you shoot a big huge hole in the plastic cover it might not look pretty but it will not affect stopping power.

The trick to longevity with this as with any target is spreading your shots around, and not shooting groups.

Pm me and I'll send you a promo code

I forgot to say, you can shoot broadheads and field points into the same target at the same time

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Old 10-08-2016, 09:56 PM   #24
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Rhinehart

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Old 10-09-2016, 06:57 AM   #25
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Matrix Targets!


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Old 10-27-2016, 10:45 PM   #26
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Hips!! Hands down,no better target for the money! Easy arrow removal, shoot field points,broadheads and 6 sides to shoot. Each side has a diffrent target to shoot at. Plus your supporting Texas,USA when ya buy one. Ive got the Muley and ive put close to 2,000 field point shots into it and probably around 2 dozen broadhead shots,both fixed and mechanical. Still stops my micro shafts!!
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Old 10-28-2016, 05:20 AM   #27
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Your mulley has lots of life left in it. Mine has choose to 8000 shoots into it

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Old 10-28-2016, 07:15 AM   #28
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I shoot a block but I've heard lots of good things about Rhinehart. There's an 18-1 on camofire right now (for another 3.5 hours) for $83 and some change
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Old 10-28-2016, 07:21 AM   #29
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Man if a block lasts you three years a rhinehart will last a lifetime. Lol
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