BULLET JESSES -TM, FOR HUNTING/FREE LOFTING, by Jim Coughlin
If you are tired of using kangaroo or leather jesses, then these vinyl coated hunting/free lofting jesses are just the thing for you. They are super strong and are very easy to use, you simply slip the bullet end through the grommets and you bird is securely and quickly tethered. The bullet ends cannot be pulled out no matter how hard your birds tries, but for the falconer they slip in and out very easily.Bullet jesses are made from a supper strong nylon cord, stainless steel and aluminum gray or black coating with an internal braided polyester core line that is UV and mildew resistant. The break strength is 150 lbs (3/16”) 180 lbs for (1/4”) and 240 lbs (5/16”). Bullet jesses made by Jim Coughlin. Bullet jess sizing chart listed below to pick the correct size jesses for your bird. Bullet jesses should be sized according to the size/type of the bird you fly. 3/16” Diameter for Kestrel, Merlin, Western Coopers, Spar, Sharpshin, etc. 1/4” Diameter for Peregrine, Prairie, Lanner. 5/16” Diameter for Harris, Redtail, Gyrfalcon, Goshawk, Eagle Owl. The 3/16”Dia bullet jess will be approx 6” in overall length (when attached). The1/4”Dia bullet jess will be approx 8” in overall length (when attached). The 5/16”Dia bullet jess will be approx 10” in overall length (when attached). NOTE:THESE ARE THE MAXIMUM LENGTHS (SUPPLIED) BUT JESSES CAN BE SHORTENED AS REQUIRED. Bullet jesses for Field use: Black color only.
BJF09 Black field jesses size 00 or 3/16. $34.00
BJF10 Black field jesses size 0 or 1/4. $34.00
BJF11 Black field jesses size 1 or 5/16. $34.00
Choose from the drop down menu the color and size field jesses you require.