Kinetic Energy Calculator

Kinetic Energy is the power potential of the arrow at the target, which is based on the arrow’s weight and speed.

Optimal Bow Hunting Kinetic Energy Range:

  • Small Game: 25 ft/lbs
  • Medium Game (Deer, Antelope): 25-41 ft/lbs
  • Large Game (Elk, Black Bear, Boar): 42-65 ft/lbs
  • Big Game (Cape Buffalo, Grizzly Bear): 65+ ft/lbs