January 17th, 2014, 09:38 PM
Best all around fletching jig??
I"d like to start fletching my own arrows. I shoot an old (and I mean old!!!1976) PSE, and a new Matthew's Creed. I"d like to fletch arrows for both but I need 2 different types of fletchings and need to change the Helix. Is there a fletching jig out there that can do both/adjustable or should I have two or more separate jigs. With that in mind my children are also starting to shoot and may have to set up those arrows different also. Thanks in advance!!
January 17th, 2014, 09:42 PM
Yes, there are a number of them but one of the best is a bitzenburger, it will last you a lifetime and wont cost a lot, its under $90 new.
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January 17th, 2014, 10:04 PM
I'd agree on the Bitzenburger. Hands down the best fletching jig for the money.
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January 17th, 2014, 10:10 PM
Bitzenburger, though I started on Grayling. Thinking of selling the spare set-up I have. PM me if interested.
January 17th, 2014, 10:16 PM
AAE mini fletch helical for short vanes and the Bitz for other vanes. You can get a lot of helical with the mini on narrow diameter shafts. Grayling is ok, not the best but will do the job.
January 17th, 2014, 10:26 PM
I would go with Bitzenburger, I have a clamp that I use for short feathers for my compound and one for 4" feathers for traditional. Simple to set up and use.
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January 17th, 2014, 10:28 PM
Bitzenburger is the way to go. It's easy to use and does a heck of a job!
January 17th, 2014, 10:29 PM
I'd agree on the Bitzenburger.
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January 17th, 2014, 11:20 PM
Thanks for the input!! Sounds like the blitz is most compatible. Best place to buy online?? Only one archery shop here and only gets random orders. Ill check with him tomorrow though.
January 17th, 2014, 11:22 PM
i like the bohning helix tower.... its worked great for me.
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January 18th, 2014, 08:58 AM
I've had a jo-jan, bitzenburger, and now a Arizona ez fletch mini right helical. My favorite is the AZ mini.
January 18th, 2014, 09:07 AM
Bitz. If you toy with it enough you can figure out how to put a lot of helical on skinny carbons. Never fletched anything smaller than Axis diameter but never had trouble getting a good amount of helical on them.
January 18th, 2014, 09:49 AM
AAE Ez Fletch Mini. Any of their EZ fletch jigs work great. Never an issue.
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January 18th, 2014, 09:52 AM
What do you guys use for big diameter shafts like triple x or 2712?
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January 18th, 2014, 09:54 AM
That's where the Bitz shines
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