Different Arrowhead Attachments

Diagram showing the different types of arrow shafts and means of connecting the arrowheads to the stems. 1/ The Socketed type where the stem fits into the socket of the arrowhead. 2/ Split Tip stem, is where the end of the stem is split to receive the Stone or Flint arrowhead then bound tight with a sinew or cord to ... Read More »

Diagram Of Arrowhead Attachment

A diagram of how a flint arrowhead was attached to the stem/shaft. The shaft is split for 2 inches, the flint point is inserted into the stem, cord, leather or sinew is soaked in water and wrapped tightly around the stem and when dried it binds the point to the shaft. Often a resin is smeared onto the cord to ... Read More »

error: Content is protected !!