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Why Rayzrs are the ideal feather for high-level shooting with a compound bow

We asked one of our top sponsored archers, Jason Cook, why does he choose to compete using Rayzrs from Gateway Feathers instead of the plastic vanes used by most of his competitors? Jason earned numerous podiums throughout the 2021 IBO tournaments, including first place in the IBO World Championship. And the champ responded: “The main… Read More »


Right Wing & Left Wing – Do you understand the difference?

We make our archery fletchings from US grown Turkey feathers. Why Turkeys? According to the USDA, in the nine month period from January thru September 2018, 4.36 billion pounds of turkey meat was processed in the USA. https://www.ers.usda.gov/newsroom/trending-topics/turkey-sector-background-statistics/ Each processed turkey has two wings, a right and left wing, with four to five primary flight feathers… Read More »


Compound

In modern archery, a compound bow is a bow that uses a levering system, usually of cables and pulleys, to bend the limbs. The pulley/cam system grants the user a mechanical advantage, and so the limbs of a compound bow are much stiffer than those of a recurve bow or longbow. This rigidity makes the… Read More »


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