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Whisker biscuits

Postby buckbomber » Wed Sep 23, 2009 7:04 pm

I use a whisker buscuit and my veins just start coming off after shooting a couple of times. Is their a certain tipe of glue to use or do whisker buscuits do that. :livid:
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby chadbragg » Wed Sep 23, 2009 8:19 pm

Not sure of the glue type, but they say the blazers work the best with the whisker biscuit... I switched to a drop away last year and have NO regrets....
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby WGbuckfever » Wed Sep 23, 2009 8:24 pm

I had the same problem. I had a whisker biscuit on my bow when I first bought it and it didnt take me long to change.
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby Rube » Wed Sep 23, 2009 8:39 pm

+1 on the drop away
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby Abennett » Wed Sep 23, 2009 9:05 pm

I use fletch tite platinum to glue my vanes and never had a problem when i shot a biscuit but i would defintely consider switchin to a drop away
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby ufgators68 » Thu Sep 24, 2009 6:14 am

Are you sure the rest is installed properly? I've never had a WB tear the fletchings off after a few shots. Mostly they just kind of "ruffled" the edges.

In fact, my last bow shot around 315-325 fps and I only had one arrow with slightly deformed fletchings.

Maybe you should take it to a bow shop to make sure everything is aligned properly.
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby mt » Thu Sep 24, 2009 8:45 am

I've used a one the last 3 years shooting Blazer vanes and have never had one torn or to come off.
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby 204 ruger » Thu Sep 24, 2009 6:01 pm

Abennett wrote:I use fletch tite platinum to glue my vanes and never had a problem when i shot a biscuit but i would defintely consider switchin to a drop away


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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby shaftem » Tue Sep 29, 2009 2:53 pm

its the long flechings got friends that shoot them they shoot 2inch vanes never have a problem with that i use a hostage pro and i love it
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby fastarrow » Mon Mar 01, 2010 8:43 am

I shoot a biscuit. But I shoot BLAZER VANES. Never had a problem with my vanescoming off or wrinckling. Use GOAT TUFF GLUE. :ylsuper:
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby brewer03 » Mon Mar 01, 2010 8:59 am

I used to shoot a wb and never had any trouble with fletchings that Lee racing put on my arrows but I just got a newer bow that has a drop away rest onit,,, and I like it
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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby ol bumpy » Tue Mar 02, 2010 6:31 pm

Are your vanes fletched to the bare shaft, or do you use arrow wraps? Some vanes don't adhere right if the arrow shart isn't prepped right before fletching. Wraps take care of that.

You also may have rest or nock point issues. Shoot it through the paper and make sure everything is lined up. If you're getting a good bullethole, it's an adhesion problem.

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Re: Whisker biscuits

Postby Nitehawk » Wed Mar 03, 2010 9:07 am

I've shot a WB for a long time and the only problem I had with vanes were them wrinkling. I like the fletchtite platinum glue and always put a dab at each end of the vanes. Also it seems to me that the Duravanes Savages (4") and Predators (2") vanes holds up better with the biscuit.
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