Best Wooden Arrows

Frequently we are asked to make specific recommendations regarding wooden hunting arrows. We believe that the Foster family specialty at WoodenArrows.com is crafting the most durable wooden arrows for hunting. We have been doing it for half a century. Unlike non-competition target shooting and roving, there should not be any …

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Feather Fletching

It is virtually unanimous that real feathers are the choice of traditional archers. This is not only because they are more traditional then plastic vanes but they work better.

Feathers come in many shapes and styles as well as colors. Additionally they may be applied to the shaft in a …

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How To Fletch Arrows

Commonly we are asked of the best way to protect and care for real feather fletching. It is likely that sooner or later your beautiful feathers will be exposed to rain, and perhaps animal tissues.

Initially, it is important to provide as much protection as possible to help prevent the …

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Archer’s Paradox

Archers paradox is a term used to describe the bending of an arrow shaft upon release from the drawn string. Specifically, the shaft bends in an arc around the handle or riser of the bow. It is a misconception that “centershot” bows, (those whose arrow shelf is cut deeply into …

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Homemade Bow And Arrow

The crafting of your fine,  handmade traditional cedar arrows, begins with premium Port Orford cedar shafting All of the shafts are matched +/- 10 grains and spined in 5 pound increments.

These shafts are then cut to your custom length using a precise shaft cutter. The nock and head end …

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