Tuning for performance

Tuning for Performance is a step-by-step recurve archery tuning guide by two-time Olympic Silver Medalist Jake Kaminski. In these information-packed chapters, Jake will walk you through exactly how to tune your bow.


Tuning Method


  • General Principals
  • Order of Operations
  • Rough Setup
  • Aligning Limbs
  • Center Shot
  • Brace Height
  • Tiller 
  • Stabilizer Setup
  • Bare Shaft Tuning
  • Walk Back Tuning
  • Final Bare Shaft Tune
  • Fine Tuning
  • Changes and Affects
  • Sight Setup
  • Arrow Building and Selection
  • Fletching Selectio

“You shoot the bow, and the bow shoots the arrow… Why not give your bow and arrow the best opportunity to perform in unison?” -Jake Kaminski