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Offbeat: Laser Arrow

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)-- It's been said, "necessity is the mother of invention."  Two Region 8 men are hoping their new invention will soon be a necessity for every bow hunter.

If you're a bow hunter then you know, sighting in your bow for hunting season is a time consuming and tedious process.  After losing and ruining a few arrows, James Jones decided there had to be a better way, so he invented one.

"Something just snapped," said Jones.  "I used a bore laser to sight in my rifle and figured an arrow shaft is similar.  I thought, why not put a laser in the shaft of an arrow, it should achieve the same function as the bore laser in a rifle."

One of Jones' coworkers overheard him talking about it and said he wanted to partner with Jones.  The odd thing is, that partner had never used a bow, but knew a good idea when he heard it.

"I just knew that James had a great idea," said Joe Johnson.  "I knew I had the financial means to help and

 

 

 

 

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