- Someone was asking recently for information on atlatls. Here are a
The World Atlatl Association has a section in the PaleoPlanet forum.
No, they don't all use metal darts:
And just so you have it, here is the link to the PaleoPlanet forum itself:
Chris Henry is a very accomplished atlatlist and has a fairly
successful business making and selling atlatls and atlatl darts as
well as other primitive tools and weapons:
There is an atlatl gathering every year at Nevada's Valley of Fire
State Park. In 2014 it will be in March and it's open to anyone:
Tom Mills has a number of videos about atlatls and their use and
construction on YouTube. He's a great fellow and extremely
knowledgable on the subject. He also scores better than I on shoots
where he uses an atlatl and I use bow and arrow.
Making an Atlatl Part I
Atlatl Accuracy Tips
Making an Atlatl Dart Part I (straightening the cane)
Making an Atlatl Dart Part II
Making an Atlatl Dart Part III
The Greenman Archery <http://www.greenmanarchery.com/index.html> Website
Fine custom wood arrows for traditional archers.