Explained: Types of Arrow Shafts

John Dudley, in this episode of Nocked and Ready to Rock, explains the most common types of arrow shafts that are on the market today for bowhunters who use compound bows.

This is the first episode of Nocked and Ready to Rock for 2016, and Dudley’s plan for the entire series is to explain how he picks, builds and tunes his arrows for bowhunting. The full series includes 13 episodes, which are part of Dudley’s larger television show, Nock On, aired on The Sportsman Channel.

In this first installment, Dudley talks about aluminum arrows, carbon arrows, aluminum/carbon arrows and others. He also offers explanations of the benefits of each type.