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How are you guys sharpening your TOTA’s? I love the idea, all steel, USA made, direct to consumer company. I want to jump on the train. But with the 4 blade design I also want sharp heads after practice, and reuse ETC. I know they make a sharpener, and I could be wrong. Just assuming….but it doesn’t appear that it would bring them back to “factory” sharpness. Stay sharp did make a system at one time for them. But it’s my understand he no longer does. Will TOTA Resharpen them for you, for a fee or whatever if sent back? I’m sure many of you have experience…thanks!


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There is a file floating around that can be 3d printed. It's basically a copy of their sharpener but uses 2 stone sets from amazon. The one tota sells only has 1 grit on it, kind of a medium which doesn't do the best job.

4 blade broadhead sharpener by Houghth

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08P76CPL6/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

That's what I've been using on the XLs. I'm not very good at sharpening things, can easily outdo the factory edge though.

Stay sharp released a new sharpener for them that a lot of people returned because the quality wasn't there. Tota also is supposedly working on a new one with various grits.
 

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Just a FYI. You guys can do what you want, or buy what you want. But the person that owns and operates staysharp is a very staunch anti crossbows' advocate. When Wisconsin was getting some traction with getting a crossbow season with pending bills in the State legislature, he was a frequent lobbyist against the crossbows. At the time, he was also a director and legislative liaison for the Wisconsin Bowhunters Assoc. The major organization fighting against crossbows.
Ironically, about the same time he had to part company with the bowhunters because of a game hunting violation. He still fights against crossbows, but keeps his name undercover.
 

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The TOTA sharpener works fine and you can get them extremely sharp. The key is light to very light strokes after setting the blade angle and use honing oil.
Longbow, u mention setting Blade angle..these are Fixed angles on the One i got. And i found it easyer to hold the Broadhead by the Top blade between my Thumb and index finger while sharping...rather than being on the Arrow.
 

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Longbow, u mention setting Blade angle..these are Fixed angles on the One i got. And i found it easyer to hold the Broadhead by the Top blade between my Thumb and index finger while sharping...rather than being on the Arrow.
Yes, that's exactly how I hold it and sharpen. The other key is to count strokes and keep same four times each rotation.
 

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How are you guys sharpening your TOTA’s? I love the idea, all steel, USA made, direct to consumer company. I want to jump on the train. But with the 4 blade design I also want sharp heads after practice, and reuse ETC. I know they make a sharpener, and I could be wrong. Just assuming….but it doesn’t appear that it would bring them back to “factory” sharpness. Stay sharp did make a system at one time for them. But it’s my understand he no longer does. Will TOTA Resharpen them for you, for a fee or whatever if sent back? I’m sure many of you have experience…thanks!


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I just purchased the tota sharpener from stay sharp. Once I got the hang of it which was pretty quick I got them razor sharp with a mirror finish.
Didn’t know that about the owner. Well I have some sharpeners from him oh well I guess when I need more stuff I’ll find a new source.
 
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