Category «Arrow Stuff»

Arrow spine (compound)

Arrows from compound bows work differently to those shot from a recurve/longbow. The arrow still vibrates (flex) although the flex is up and down which is largely related to roll over action of the cams (cam timing) and associated nock point travel. When setting up a compound bow, as you draw the bow you want ...

Arrow Rack

Have you ever had newly fletched arrows stick together because you leaned them against the wall to cure and the vanes touched, or they fell over and messed up your fletching? Ever glued points into a new set of shafts using epoxy and then had trouble standing them vertically to cure? me too. This solved ...

Jarrah flatbow

I hope to include a section about handmade bows, I have a liking / fascination for the American flatbow, it seems to me, in spite of my English heritage, to be a more efficient design, if your opinion differs, let me know, meanwhile, here is a short clip of a friend shooting a flatbow I ...

Arrow Safety

I would like to talk on the subject of arrow safety, those of us who have been shooting for a while are well aware of the dangers of damaged arrows but newcomers may not be as well informed on the subject as they could be. Also it doesn’t hurt to be reminded no matter how ...