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DIY Archery Arrow Cut Off Tool

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Project by wingate_52 posted 04-14-2013 08:25 PM 2425 views 4 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from MDF and Plywood. Dremel tool in Dremel drill stand part. Machined hex bolt tailstock, adjustable for length, ebay purchased Diamond cut off disc. The jig cuts a really square end to the shaft. You rotate the shaft one rev as the disc cuts through the arrow wall. Aluminium/carbon composite Easton X 10’s and Carbon Express X Busters. If I was to do it again, I would use plywood and a sewing machine motor, but this works fine as I only cut my shafts and don’t lend tools.





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#1 posted 04-15-2013 12:34 AM

Neat design. Maybe a rotozip would work better than a sewing machine motor?

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#2 posted 04-15-2013 06:12 AM

I like the idea of the foot control for a sewing machine, however…

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#3 posted 04-15-2013 09:17 PM

You saved a bunch of $$$$. Our club has a cutoff unit; I believe a new one costs over $150.

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