Re: [SCA-Archery] Whistling Arrows
Any chance you could write this up with a photo or drawing and put it
in the files section for easy future reference.
On May 27, 2008, at 7:38 AM, Fritz wrote:
> When Janet put fingers to keys it was 5/25/08 9:37 AM...
> > Has anyone here used these arrow points from 3Rivers Archery?
> > http://www.3riversarchery.com/Product.asp?c=53&s=10&p=0&i=WPX
> > If so, what did you think of them?
> > Erriil
> You can get some of the effect by drilling an 1/8" hole in a
> conventional field point.
> Drill the hole at about 45�to the axis of the head with its center
> the edge (a hair less than 1/16"). This will leave a sharp edge facing
> forward on the outside edge of the hole. Drill all the way in to the
> socket hole. The whistle will be a little high and thin, if you
> trim the
> shaft shorter at the tip to give the whistle a larger chamber, it will
> be better.
> I have done this.
> Aut inveniam viam aut faciam.
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