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Online Pat B

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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #30 on: August 14, 2022, 09:31:40 pm »
I started working on a sourwood shoot today. Still got a little straightening to do. Thinking of point options and fletching options.
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #31 on: August 15, 2022, 08:42:50 am »
Been working on mine at every opertunity. Spent friday evening cutting in the knock. Hope to fit the point tonight. Stain , fletch, and finish up I hope before the weekend. Was going to try, for the first time a 2 fletch but going to stick with the style I been doing for my own arrows lately.
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #32 on: August 15, 2022, 01:17:31 pm »
Just finished mine up yesterday.. now I need to pack it up & ship it off
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #33 on: August 17, 2022, 08:31:19 am »
Mounted the point last night and really thought I could finish it up, but I'm too slow. Cut the feathers to length but not to shape yet. Ran out of steam but was a good opertunity to let some sinew binding dry overnight. Just going to take my time and hope to have things complete by the weekend. I'll send you a Pm when its done Rob so I can get your mailing info.
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #34 on: August 18, 2022, 10:40:44 am »
Mike take your time I know everyone has a lot going on. If you can post pictures of the arrow that would be great I can't figure out how to post pics on here.

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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #35 on: August 18, 2022, 03:03:14 pm »
Got mine packed up ready for shipping. Didn't think of pics til it was packed. Might go out tomorrow or else early next week.  :OK
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #36 on: August 18, 2022, 03:41:36 pm »
no pics?  :'(


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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #37 on: August 18, 2022, 04:25:23 pm »
Everyone can do pics on the receiving end.   :OK
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #38 on: August 18, 2022, 10:18:55 pm »
Just a couple sinew wraps, seal them up and done. So now for the silly question, I never sent an arrow in the mail. Was figuring a pvc pipe and cut some packing material to prevent it from moving around. Or is there a more simple solution? Had some close calls with sending bows via UPS in the past(amazing that they could break a schedule 40 threaded plug).

I'll make sure I get a few pics before I send it out Rob. Below is the backup shaft and point. Practiced a bit with the shaft and stain to see what might look good, one im sending out has a different pattern  :)
IMG_4993 by Mike Allridge, on Flickr

Ill make sure to do a good photo shoot Pat.
Thx,Mike     

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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #39 on: August 19, 2022, 12:46:01 pm »
I need to get my points notched then I can get my arrow put together

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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #40 on: August 19, 2022, 01:37:13 pm »
I got my package sent out today. Expected delivery date is Monday.  :OK
Mike, please let me know when it gets there.
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #41 on: August 20, 2022, 08:44:55 am »
Looking forward to it Pat. Think the wife will be around the house on Monday, so she'll give me a heads up, May have to bug out a bit early from work if it shows up :)
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #42 on: August 22, 2022, 02:47:37 am »
Got it narrowed down to 2 shafts, I think!  Probably a trade point, single bevel,  2 fletch. 
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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #43 on: August 23, 2022, 07:47:04 am »
I have Pat Bís arrow done but I have been way to busy with work and funerals to get it packed up and sent out.

Hopefully I can catch my breath here now. I sure hope Iím done with funerals for awhile

Iím hoping to get some pictures before I box it up.

Iím not forgetting about it Pat.

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Re: 2022 Arrow Trade
« Reply #44 on: August 23, 2022, 10:01:28 am »
No problem, Brian. At your convenience.  :OK
Also, sorry for your losses. You've had a difficult and busy summer.
Make the most of all that comes and the least of all that goes!    Pat Brennan  Brevard, NC