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The New Atlatl and Dart Workbook
How to Make Your Own Atlatl and Darts
for Competition, Hunting and Fun
by Wyatt R. Knapp
With 49 drawings by the author and over sixty photographs, this attractive and user-friendly book guides the reader through all the steps necessary to make a successful and effective atlatl and dart system for competition, hunting, and fun. Along with redesigned atlatl plans and all new dart designs, the reader will find information and instruction on traditional hafting and fletching techniques, how to use sinew, making and attaching weights, tips on atlatl mechanics and how they effect dart performance, and more. The New Atlatl and Dart Workbook is a valuable reference and resource for both beginning and more knowledgeable atlatl enthusiasts. Paperback. 108 pages. Onagocag Publishing. 2010. ISBN: 978-0-9831109-0-3.
Primitive Weapon of the Stone Age
by Kris Tuomala
Want to build an atlatl? Check out Kris Tuomala's book The Atlatl: Primitive Weapon of the Stone Age Tuomala lays out simple step-by-step instructions for you to make your own atlatl and dart with local materials. It is a simple and good book. 61 pages. April 2000. NO LONGER AVAILABLE.
Memorium: Kris M. Tuomala, 48, died of a heart attack in January 2008. Kris was known nationally for his primitive skills knowledge and prowess with the atlatl and dart. Kris authored books on primitive skills, was the creator and founder of the PaleoPlanet website; was a member the Atlatl Association; JOMO Flintknappers of Pineville, Missouri; Black Powder Shooters of Neosho; and Bois D'Arc Rendezvous.
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The Atlatl and Dart: An Ancient Hunting Weapon
Atlatl Weights: Function and Classification
Stealth Technology 1992 BC