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how to make a archery fletching jig? Answered

I would like to make a jig to fletch arrows 

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kelseymh (author)2010-12-21

If he doesn't notice and post a comment here, try sending a PM to Tool Using Animal; he's the only Instructables user to have posted any archery I'bles.

I presume that typing fletching jig into Google did not provide you with any useful information.

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seandogue (author)kelseymh2010-12-21

Kelsey, if you ever get tired of highE physics, you have a real calling in the librarian world...

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kelseymh (author)seandogue2010-12-21

Sigh. It took me longer to actually type in that reply(including deciding which URL to use for the second link) and post it than it did to find the information :-(

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orksecurity (author)2010-12-21

Websearch for "make fletching jig" finds a number of designs. One that looks particularly plausible to me is

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pffhKIuuQX8

He doesn't provide measurements or materials but the principle is simple and obvious.

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orksecurity (author)orksecurity2010-12-21

And yes, I'm an (out of practice) traditional archer. Recurve 30#.

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