“I love it, very clever for traditionals, painless, I would recommend it to everybody“
Dean Torges, the known boyer, designer of the tool "The Bowyers Edge" and author of the book "Hunting the Osage Bow“ said:
“Great tool to repair shafts with, I like it“
“Brilliant splice jig“
Franc Oblak, the known bowyer from Slovenia agrees with Micha Wolf and commented that the Arrow-Fix is an:
Jaap Koppedrayer, the well known expert and maker of Japanese "Yumi" bows says:
"Arrow-Fix is an excellent tool for drilling the holes needed to insert the tang points (T-Tips) into bamboo shafts"
"No doubt this tool could have been invented and produced anywhere but the fact that it is of German design and made to German quality standards will only inspire confidence, of course the design has been well thought out, I have tried to think what other features they could have incorporated, but, it is so packed full of useful and clever features only the addition of waffle making facilities will improve the concept. "
"Once again the manufacturers have produced an excellently engineered product tailored to suit a particular purpose, the points are made from quality material which is durable and looks good. Using the arrow Fix Tool to produce the hole makes these easy to fit. "
archers-review published a nice report about Tonkin Cane Shafts mentioning the Arrow-Fix tool and the new tang points:
"Luckily the Arrow-Fix people have just produced a rather nice accessory for their tool. It is a special 4mm drill designed for Bamboo. The use of the tool means that you can get a clean perfectly central hole as the tool has several sizes of guide insert ..... "
"The Arrow-Fix folk have done it again. They have created another great accessory for this incredible tool, pretty soon no doubt they will have an accessory that will bake you a Victoria sponge and make a 'nice cup of tea'. ..... "
"Once again Arrow Fix get a huge thumbs up from Archers Review, this has been a bugbear of mine for almost 2 decades.... I don't know how many folk out there are struggling with inefficient taper tools but this one ticks all the boxes - the tool is so robust it will no doubt last a lifetime so the nominal investment will be repaid over your archery career. "
Tim Cosgrove the owner of Kustom King Archery is excited about Arrow-Fix and says:
Achim Stegmeyer the well-known bowyer from the south-west of Germany says:
“Ingenious, Arrow-Fix rules !”
Imre Nagy the well-known bowyer from Hungary says:
“Amazing Tool !”
- R. Blacky Schwarz the international well known reviewer of bows and archers equipment with a good reputation likes the Arrow-Fix tool.
- Ginger Rudolph Schmidt of Bavarian-Longbow says:
“Arrow-Fix is the most intelligent and the most professional way you can repair wooden arrows with”
- Neil Beeby, well known longbow shooter and archery bookseller, says:
“This is a beautifully engineered tool which will have paid for itself when just a few arrows have been repaired with it. Those of us who miss a lot and break arrows will be forever grateful to Helmut.”
- Michael Reape the well known bowyer and arrow maker of Historic Archery says:
“Great tool, I use it every day.”