23876Re: FS: Medieval english arrows
- Nov 29, 2007--My lord
I'm interested in your arrows Where are you located ?
- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "Cian of Storvik" <firespiter@...>
> Excellent Christmas present for the archer in your life (even if
> that is yourself!) I'm lengthening my draw and so I am giving up my
> current set of target arrows to the first person that says they will
> take them.
> Details: Medieval English style arrows.
> Quantity: 1 dozen + 2
> Wood: Ash
> Finish: Tongue oil/hand rubbed
> Shape: Barreled (fat in middle, tapered toward the ends)
> Spine: 40-45#
> Nock Type: thread bound reinforced self nocks
> Piles: 100 grain field points
> Weight: 450 grain (3 black dots) 400 grain (no marks)
> Draw Length: 28" (bottom of nock to base of point)
> Fletching: 3 fletch white turkey feather (white hen and cock
> The fletches are bound with irish linen thread in the English style.
> As mentioned the arrows are not cedar but ash. Which is slightly
> heavier, but more durable (I have struck solid objects without
> breaking the shafts.) I have broken arrows by hitting them with
> other arrows however. There are 2 extra arrows besides the dozen,
> which have plastic nock ends added after they were de-nocked by
> subsequent arrows striking them which are being thrown in.
> The arrows LOOK like they have horn nocks, but they are simply drawn
> on to give the appearance of a sliver of horn. Thees do NOT have
> horn inserts.
> Barreled shafts are not only period, but are superior
> aerodynamically, and rarely offered by fletchers.
> They shoot very well off of my 43# period english bow, but shoot
> with a bit of right kick on my 50#. They are probably optimal on a
> 45# period bow, but they should be fine on any period bow between 35-
> 50# or on any center shot bow between 40 and 50#
> I'd like to get $100+ Shipping for the dozen, but reasonable offers
> will be accepted. I can take PAYPAL (credit included) and money
> orders and of course cash.
> These are now boxed and ready to ship. Email me if you have any
> Almost forgot!! Pics!
> Thank you!
> -Cian of Storvik
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