Traditional Bowyer's Handbook: How to build wooden bows and arrows: longbows, selfbows, & recurves.

Traditional Bowyer's Handbook: How to build wooden bows and arrows: longbows, selfbows, & recurves.

I can’t really explain my attraction to the bow and arrow. I can’t explain the pull of a camp fire either, or the ocean, or the open hills where you can see forever. It’s just there. These things are in all of us I think, some vestige of our primitive past buried so deep in our genome as to be inseparable from what it is to be human. What we think of as civilization is a new experiment in the eyes of Father Time. Experts say that humans have been around for some fifty thousand years. We’ve been carrying the bow for maybe five thousand (atlatls and spears before that), and pushing the plow for maybe two thousand. We have been hunters forever. We are built to run, to pursue big game on the open savannas, to kill and eat them. With the dwindling of the Pleistocene mega fauna, mammoths and such, the bow became more important and indeed helped to make us who we are today. It still holds that attraction, same as the hearth. When I was a kid I would make crude bows from green plum branches, big at one end and small at the other. A discarded hay string would serve as a bowstring. My arrows were fat and unfletched and would scarcely fly more than a few yards, usually tumbling over in midair. The small creatures around our home were plenty safe. When I was about 12 or so my brother...

  • ASIN: 1548762814

SinoArt Snake-A Adjustable Takedown Recurve Fishing Bow Adjustable Length 51.5"-53.5" Draw Weight 25-26.5 Lb Right and Left Hand Archery for Outdoor Hunting Shooting (Snake-A)

SinoArt Snake-A Adjustable Takedown Recurve Fishing Bow Adjustable Length 51.5"-53.5" Draw Weight 25-26.5 Lb Right and Left Hand Archery for Outdoor Hunting Shooting (Snake-A)

Feature: * High-strength composites limbs balance smooth draw with surprised power. * You can easily remove limbs from riser for easy transport and storage. * A lightweight design, while providing optimal performance in the field . * It allows for great comfort, stability and more precise shooting with excellent arrow speed. * All make it an ideal bow for both hunting and target shooting all year round. Specification: Bow length : 51.5"-53.5" Bare bow weight : 2lb Draw weight : 25-26.5lb Brace height : 6.5"-8.6" Draw length : 30" String length : 51" Package Included 1 x riser 2 x bow limbs 1 x bow string

  • Color: Snake A
  • Brand: SinoArt
  • ASIN: B0727NFD4X

OMP Remedy Treatment for Recurve Bow, Black, 2-Pack

OMP Remedy Treatment for Recurve Bow, Black, 2-Pack

The Remedy Vibration Reduce minimizes bow string oscillation and vibration to give you the most accuracy every time with your recurve bow. Whether you’re hunting or target practicing, always hit your mark. The reducer uses high quality 3M adhesive backing so it is easy to install and sure to stay in place right where you want it. You’ll be hitting your targets in no time with this convenient and simple product. The enhanced string groove also provides you with increased accuracy and reduces noise and hand shock. You can let more arrows fly while staying undetected and reducing hand fatigue, great for a full day of use. OMP is committed to building best in class traditional bows, bow cases, hip quivers, archery accessories and archery-centric products that enhance the archery experience. But we don’t rest there. We also offer a full line of archery pro shop tools that have been developed to perform at the high level in a teaching environment. Package contains (1) October Mountain Products Remedy Vibration Reducer for Recurve Bow (2-Pack). Reduces bow string oscillation/vibration. Reduces noise and hand shock. Enhanced string groove for increased consistency. Works on hunting, recreation and target recurves. 3M Adhesive backing for quick/easy installation.

  • Color: Black
  • Brand: OMP
  • ASIN: B00JWSLIBG
  • UPC: 810173019637

Spyder 62 inch Takedown Limbs - Will fit Sage and "Sage 2" Sypder 35 LB

Spyder 62 inch Takedown Limbs - Will fit Sage and "Sage 2" Sypder 35 LB

Spyder 62 inch Takedown Limbs - Will fit Samick Sage and "Sage 2" Spyder - Available in 20-60 lb

  • Color: Spyder 62" Limbs
  • Brand: Southwest Archery
  • ASIN: B01ES8RA8O
  • UPC: 716350640208

Takedown Hunting Recurve Bow Archery - 62" hunting bow 15-35lb draw back weight - Right and Left handed - Included Rest, Stringer Tool, Sight and Full assembly instructions -Keshes Archery (30, LEFT)

Takedown Hunting Recurve Bow Archery - 62" hunting bow 15-35lb draw back weight - Right and Left handed - Included Rest, Stringer Tool, Sight and Full assembly instructions -Keshes Archery (30, LEFT)

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  • Brand: KESHES
  • ASIN: B0746Q65Q9

Building Your Own Recurve Bow & Building Your Own Long Bow VHS Video Set

Building Your Own Recurve Bow & Building Your Own Long Bow VHS Video Set

  • ASIN: B004IVBPRY

1:6 X-TOYS Model Toys First Blood Black Bow Arrow Set+Rambo Knife for 12" Figure

1:6 X-TOYS Model Toys First Blood Black Bow Arrow Set+Rambo Knife for 12" Figure

Description Brand: X-TOYS Condition: New Scale: 1:6 Material: PVC Package include: 1,2x knives 2,1x pocket knife 3,4x arrows 4,1x quiver 5,1x bow PS:this item is not include the Body Payment:

  • Brand: Unknown
  • ASIN: B01N7CXX8R

got longbow? - White Outer & Black Inner Ceramic 1.5oz Shot Glass

got longbow? - White Outer & Black Inner Ceramic 1.5oz Shot Glass

When you are feeling saucy and you need something to say it without saying it, grab this shot glass and fill it with your favorite liquid. It should be alcohol but if that is not your fancy, do as you please.

  • Color: White
  • Brand: Molandra Products
  • ASIN: B074XRXV2G

WilliamKL Beauty Bow Flat Bill Snapback Adjustable Rowing Hat Ash

WilliamKL Beauty Bow Flat Bill Snapback Adjustable Rowing Hat Ash

This Style Is Suitable For Kids And The Adult. Adjustable, High Quality And Fashionable.

  • Color: Ash
  • Brand: WilliamKL
  • ASIN: B079L6WJ49

October Mountain Products No Spill Tube Quiver, Pink

October Mountain Products No Spill Tube Quiver, Pink

Nothing makes archery more frustrating than having to bend down to get your arrow every time you need a new one. The OMP No Spill Tube Quiver is designed to hold on to your arrows no matter who you are or how you’re grabbing them. The rugged 600 denier material is designed to withstand the wear and tear of your adventurous outdoor life. It both protects and stores your arrows while maintaining comfort and shape over time. Whether you’re right handed or left handed, the No Spill Tube Quicker can accommodate you. Either way you wear it, you don’t have to losing your arrows. It is comfortably functional and accessible for every archer. OMP is committed to building best in class traditional bows, bow cases, hip quivers, archery accessories and archery-centric products that enhance the archery experience. But we don’t rest there. We also offer a full line of archery pro shop tools that have been developed to perform at the high level in a teaching environment. Package contains (1) October Mountain Products No Spill Tube Quiver. Unique design does not spill arrows. Quick connect belt clip. Rugged 600-denier material. Reversible to accommodate both RH/LH archers.

  • Color: Pink
  • Brand: OMP
  • ASIN: B00IQ5RX10
  • UPC: 810173019972
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