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What grain arrow should I shoot?
If you want to target practice, you want the arrow to weigh in total (shaft, vanes, insert, nock and field point combined) around 5 to 6 grain per pound of draw weight. So if your bow has 60 lbs. of draw, you want to use arrows that weigh in total between 300 and 360 grain.
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What does Arrow Grain mean?
First thing, the weight of an arrow (as well as projectiles in most shooting sports) is customarily measured in GRAINS. Grains (gr) and grams (g) are totally different units of measure. So don't confuse them. The grain is a British system unit - based on the weight of a grain of barley.
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How many grains should my arrow be?
THE BIG 5 GR/LB STANDARD` The International Bowhunting Organization (IBO) sets a 5 grains per pound standard that's pretty simple to follow. Arrow weight (in grains) must be at least 5X the bow's draw weight. So a 60# bow should shoot no lighter than a 300 (5 x 60) grain arrow.
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How much does an arrow weight?
The weight of an arrow shaft can be expressed in GPI (grains per inch). The length of a shaft in inches multiplied by its GPI rating gives the weight of the shaft in grains. For example, a shaft that is 30 inches long and has a GPI of 9.5 weighs 285 grains, or about 18 grams.
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What weight of Arrow should I shoot?
As draw weight increases, so should arrow rigidity (spine). Also, we strongly recommend that you use an arrow with at least 5 grains of weight per pound or draw weight (if you are shooting a 60 lb. bow, you should use and arrow of not less than 300 grains). This includes your field point or broadhead.
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