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Fletching jigs

Old 11-06-2007, 08:22 PM
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Default Fletching jigs

Here's a question for you guys out there that fletch your own arrows. I'm looking for an inexpensivejig to do repairs on my arrows. I buy my arrows custom built so this jig is strictly for repairing any fletchings I damage.
The Bohning jig is only about $25 or so. Is this thing good enough for what I need or is there another I should look into.Any advice will be greatly appreciated.

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Old 11-07-2007, 05:11 AM
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i have the bohning jig and i like it really works great.i use mine for repairs aswell and making my own custom arrows.

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Old 11-07-2007, 06:09 AM
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Cool, I just want an inexpensive jig to do repairs. I just want to make sure I don't waste my money on a poor piece of equipment. If it works well for other archers thats good enough for me.Thanks for the response....
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Old 11-07-2007, 07:51 AM
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Any time the words "fletching jig" are mentioned, a bitzenburger fletching jig is mentioned by why not me? The bitz is pretty expensive at a $70 price tag, but it is definetly worth every penny and probably considered by most to be the jig. I have never used the bohning jig, but I have used the Jo Jan jig that is around that same price as the bohning and the Jo Jan was a great jig.
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Old 11-07-2007, 08:36 AM
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I forgot to mention I use blazer vanes at a 2 degree offset. Does this make a difference with the average jig? I saw that bohning makes a blazer vane jig,but I read some poor reviews on it.
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