Although the size of this mushroom stretches the imagination I think it is actually a real specimen. The flesh must be very firm to allow it to grow to such a size.
There are similarly huge species in Africa. Although…"
"Too cool Preston. I'm very inspired. I'd love to hold one of those arrows and see how the weights compare to what I'm used to. I've been scraping like crazy trying to finish an osage bow because I want to start…"
"Hey folks, so here's the finished arrow. I was able to get it over 650 grains (according to the Ashby studies, once you're arrow is over 650 grains it will penetrate through heavy bones 100% of the time, given that you have the other…"
"This arrow comes out to 29% EFOC. Just 1% shy of Ultimate-FOC (>30%). Total weight of the bare-shaft is 588 grains, so 62 grains short of the 'magic' number, 650 grains. I'm going to foot the arrow to protect the insert from…"
"Figured it out with some help from the pros. Tested a 500 spine arrow and it flew straight on with no tail wag. Those other arrows were spined too heavy and were bouncing off my handle which made them oscillate back and forth. Just kind of…"
"Those videos have some great info and they really lay the groundwork for the "perfect arrow". There's a neat section on some native papa new guinea arrows and how they have been using FoC before there was modern contact with…"