Darts. I laid out my idea and sent a sample of the barrel shape I wanted. They nailed the barrel shape on the first try, and we had the grip figured on the second go! My barrel actually is not as rear heavy as it looks. It is the perfect balance of rear weight, precision taper and flawless grip.
1930/40’s Dart Set Dowel Shaft and Paper Flights. From the early beginnings of the fully wooden dart the dart shaft have changed and developed to suit the development of darts and flight. In the 1930’s most dart barrels were made from Brass and had a steel tip as per today.
Light darts are the enigma and annoyance of many dart players. Some people can't fathom a light dart in the 17- to 18-gram range because their throwing mechanism doesn't favor it. If that's the case, you may want to increase dart weight up a couple of grams; the lighter the dart, the more power will have to be put into your throw.