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Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: Fletching tape/instant glue

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  • John Edgerton
    ... That is the way I do mine. I add the glue after I have put all three fletches on the shaft. There fore gluing does not increase the time in the jig. Jon
    Message 1 of 8 , Feb 23 7:12 AM
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      Frederick Fenters wrote:

      >I have not used the tape myself and have heard mixed reviews. Some
      >swear by it and some swear at it. It sounds like one of those things to
      >keep in the field kit for on-the-spot repairs to keep a minimum amount
      >of arrows shootable.
      >
      >I will comment that fletch tape does sound to be a solution to the need
      >to put together a lot of shafts quickly. The glue dots at the ends and
      >the seam of glue along the sides of the tape need not be done in the jig
      >and thus would not affect the time there or the accuracy of the feather
      >placement.
      >
      That is the way I do mine. I add the glue after I have put all three
      fletches on the shaft. There fore gluing does not increase the time in
      the jig.

      Jon

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