How to repair bent or warped arrow feathers

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In the case that your fletching gets bent in storage over the winter or in transport, here’s a quick fix for your arrow fletching. The best way to fix feathers in poor condition is to hold the feathered end of the arrow over a pot of steaming water. Because the feather is a natural fiber, a little moisture combined with manual shaping, will help the feather straighten out to its original form.