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How To Make A Very Simple Atlatl Or Ancient Spear Thrower Tutorial - In this Badger Bushcraft Blog article Phil Brown will be showing you how to make a very simple atlatl or ancient spear thrower in a easy to follow step by step tutorial.


Mammoth spear thrower, France, ~12,500 BP [1024x684]

An atlatl or spear-thrower is a tool that uses leverage to achieve greater velocity in dart-throwing.


Here's an attempt at crazy unplanned flourishes... Looks a bit 🤔 135: "Javelin thrower takes down drone" A Russian participant at medieval reenactment managed to take down a drone when showcasing his spear-throwing skills. On purpose 😳! These little drones don't seem to be very resistant! Source: #calligraphy #calligraphie #drphmartins #bling #loveletters #flourishing #freehand #spaghetti #366headlines

Not only a tool for hunting and fishing, but in a situation that requires stealth, when no gun powder is available, no shells, maybe no guns/rifles etc, this could make a big difference in survival situations.


Spear-thrower ahtlatl Nahuatl