What does 5575 mean on an arrow?

What does 5575 mean on an arrow?

5575 indicates that the arrow could be used for bows from 55lb to 75lb draw weight (more or less). 500, 400, 340 indicate the spine deflection.

What Arrows 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.

Who is the best bow hunter?

If you're a 28-inch draw length and want an arrow that ends at the front of the riser, your arrow length would be around 27 inches. However, your arrow length can be longer if you need to weaken the spine of your arrow. For safety reasons, your arrows shouldn't be cut too short.

How do you measure arrows?

STANDARD OF MEASUREMENT` The standard AMO Method of measuring an arrow is the distance between the bottom of the groove of the nock (where the string rests in the nock) to the end of the arrow, not including the tip or insert. We measure and trim all arrows to length using this standard AMO (now the ATA) method.

Where are Carbon Express Arrows made?

They do what I need and they are made here by Easton well know Archery / Arrow Brand. At least the ones I have were. Carbon Express is made in South Korea. Gold Tip is made in Mexico.

How do I measure my draw length?

Just stand naturally. Have someone else help you, and measure from the tip of one middle finger to the other. Then simply divide that number by 2.5. The quotient is your approximate draw length (in inches) for your body size.

What is the best Broadhead?

A light arrow has a finished GPP of 5 to 6.5 grains for each pound of draw weight. A midweight arrow weighs between 6.5 and 8 grains. Heavy arrows weigh over 8 grains. This information can be important when shooting a recurve, barebow or compound.

What is a good FOC for a hunting arrow?

will hold its trajectory better, but can fly erratically. Easton recommends an arrow with 10-15% F.O.C. for hunting setups and optimal accuracy – especially at long distances.

Where are Easton arrows made?

Archery and bowhunting are very American sports, so dealers can rest assured Easton arrows are made in the USA. “Easton was originally founded in California,” Cornum said. “Today, we have a shaft-production facility in Utah and a fletching and distribution facility in Indiana.

What is the best grain arrow for deer?

I think a good average hunting arrow should fall in the 6 to 8 grains per pound of bow weight, with lighter bows maybe even closer to 9 to 10 grains per pound. A typical 60-lb. bow should be in the 360- to 480-grain range, a 70-lb. bow in the 420- to 560-grain range.

Who owns Easton Archery?

World Archery Honorary President and IOC Honorary Member Jim Easton ran the company when it acquired Hoyt in 1983 and World Archery Executive Board Member Greg Easton now acts as President of Jas D Easton, the parent company of both brands.

What is the best arrow for elk hunting?

As for most bowhunting, when hunting elk we recommend that you shoot the heaviest broadhead you can. Go with one that will get you to the 650 grain mark, and still fly perfectly. The reason for this is to get your FOC.