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26536Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: Blowguns

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  • James Koch
    Jul 1, 2009
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      Logan,
      >
      You can find a photo of the wood fletched darts here
      http://www.alcheminc.com/blowgun.html . These are the ones I have
      found to be the most accurate at longer ranges.
      >
      Jim Koch "Gladius The Alchemist"
      >
      >
      >


      >Can you describe what you are using for darts?
      >
      >Logan
      >
      >--- In
      ><mailto:SCA-Archery%40yahoogroups.com>SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com,
      >James Koch <alchem@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > Gentlemen and Ladies,
      > > >
      > > I finally did it. I submitted 4 royal round scores shot with a
      > > blowgun. I was using a 7 foot blowgun with a range sight and wooden
      > > darts with metal points. My current average score is 55, which is
      > > probably higher than I can shoot with a hand bow. It is also 15
      > > points higher than I ever expected to shoot when I started two years
      > > ago. The improvement was due to better darts. I have not yet had a
      > > really calm day for shooting and I am making even better darts. If
      > > the new design lets me load faster in the speed round and still gives
      > > as good or better accuracy at 40 yards, then I am confident that I
      > > may eventually shoot scores in the 70+ points range.
      > > >
      > > Jim Koch "Gladius The Alchemist"
      > >
      >
      >


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