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23645Re: [SCA-Archery] Fire arrows

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  • Jessica E Baas
    Oct 23, 2007
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      Depends on if you're looking for real fire or not. At this past Great Western War, we had the opportunity to do a night time clout shoot. Since we couldn't have open flame, we use mini glo-sticks. They're a bit over an inch long, thin, and can be taped to existing arrows. We used clear packing tape and the green/yellow mini's. It worked really well and you could see them easily both in the air and on the ground (with the stick positioned just front of center). They do sell red/purple mini's, but we found them more difficult to see when we were testing. They weren't bad in the pitch dark though. No arrows wasted or lost, no likelihood of being burned, but fun none the less!

      Christina

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      From: "locm@..." <locm@...>
      To: sca-archery@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2007 8:30:25 AM
      Subject: [SCA-Archery] Fire arrows















      Does anyone out there have any information on making fire arrows that will stay

      lit when you shoot them?



      Thanks.



      Leif of Crescent Moon














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