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looking at Magnus broad heads for elk anyone here have any experience with them or suggestions ?
 
Posts: 1082 | Location: Billings,MT | Registered: 24 July 2004Reply With Quote
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I used Magnus stinger, 125 grain four blade in Africa on some large game. They worked fine.
I have switched to Iron Will, 125 grain. Expensive, but worth it in my view.


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Posts: 2386 | Location: Minnesota | Registered: 08 December 2006Reply With Quote
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I've shot mule deer with them and numerous african animals including eland, it cut a rib off on the entry and just stuck through the off side rib, the ferule was bent but other wise ok and magnus has a unconditional guarantee and have replace sevral of the 125 and 100 for my wife and I.
 
Posts: 18 | Location: salmon id | Registered: 01 March 2019Reply With Quote
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Wildebeest through both shoulders with the Broadhead hanging out about a foot on the far side. Effective and tough enough when I’ve used them.
 
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I've used Magnus broadheads for many years with my recurve. They have always unfailingly worked. Just keep em sharp. Not much else to say and no need for fancy advertising like some of those abortions marketed as broadheads today.


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Posts: 2501 | Location: Washington (wetside) | Registered: 08 February 2005Reply With Quote
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My son used a 125 Magnus stinger last week on a 5x5 bull elk. It was a 25 yard shot, arrow blew through the lungs, and the bull ran 40 yards, and died on his feet.


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Posts: 2386 | Location: Minnesota | Registered: 08 December 2006Reply With Quote
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Originally posted by df06:
My son used a 125 Magnus stinger last week on a 5x5 bull elk. It was a 25 yard shot, arrow blew through the lungs, and the bull ran 40 yards, and died on his feet.


Congratulations to your son! tu2


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Posts: 2501 | Location: Washington (wetside) | Registered: 08 February 2005Reply With Quote
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Thanks, it was his first elk hunt. Go figure. But I was over the top happy that the got an elk.


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Posts: 2386 | Location: Minnesota | Registered: 08 December 2006Reply With Quote
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Last week, my son killed another elk with 125 Magnus stingers, four blade. Bull is a nice 5x5, 40 yards, double lunged. It ran about 100 yards and crashed.


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Stingers are awesome.
 
Posts: 7179 | Registered: 31 January 2005Reply With Quote
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Last week, my son killed another elk with 125 Magnus stingers, four blade. Bull is a nice 5x5, 40 yards, double lunged. It ran about 100 yards and crashed.


Once again congratulations.
Your son is quite the hunter! tu2


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