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    I'm building a set of arrows for a upcoming competition in July and using Rednef's sticky on arrow building as my go too manual. I've purchased some excellent Tonkin shafts, piles and I have some carved cow horn nocks coming from the Czech Republic. The fletching are to be custom cut from goose...
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    Hi I'm currently looking for a good custom bow maker to make a bow I've been wanting for the past two-three years. I hunt and target shoot but I seen this design and have been wanting a pretty much exact replica of the bow. Any one know of someone who could pull it off?😏
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    Who all makes them-I know Border, Morrison and Uukha do, who else?
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    Can someone recommend a reputable Flemish string maker? Google yields a vast amount of makers don't know where to start. Looking for a good color selection and fast flight
  5. The History Room
    "Foreign" Longbow string makers beware !!! If any of you are caught making and / or selling long bow strings in the City of London you're going to face a fine of six shillings and eight pence from the City Chamberlain ... according to the ordinance of the Ancient Company of Longbowstringmakers...
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    I am looking for someone to build for me a continuous-loop string for an Asian-style recurve. OK….. So you are still reading my post – thanks! I have an Asian recurve that is about 40#@30” (actually marked as 44#@32”). There is no shelf – shot off the hand – and the riser is about 0.5” past...
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    I'm tired of the plain black shooting string. No places around me to get colored strings and I haven't the slightest idea or tools to make my own. I would like it to be like the Dacron ones you buy with serving on the ends and middle. Just dual or tri color. Blue with Black, Neon Green with...
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    How many sets of arrows do you make in a Day? Kats promised without me knowing and on my behalf 4 sets of arrows ready for tomorrow, started 11:30am and it's 10:30pm just got the last 8 to fletch up, had to run to town and collect archery equipment and collect kids from Kinder garden so not...
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    The aim is for a 35-40lbs 71" english longbow. For all those that build english longbows. what do you think of this layup. Im making a laminate bow and i as thinking of this: 0.150" Hickory Parrallel back 0.110" American Red Elm 0.002" to the inch taper full length 0.200" Lebonese Cedar 0.002"...
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    After laying out the bow I noticed this small knot on the lower edge of the limb near the tip. The bow is a 60" hickory pyramid board bow. What do you think of this issue? This is the belly side of the bow. Should I lay the out the bow again? What a bummer almost missed it by a quarter inch.
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    How many trad bow makers are there in the US?
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    These two bows are not mine... but here is a DFC, can you guys tell me whats going on here... what design changes have happened... both bows are 70" This isnt a trick question, but knowledge of ILF adjustment and effect on DFC is needed i think. My feeling is this is a riser length, limb pad...
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    If you have a 62" bow, and a string that gives you a 6" brace height. How much shorter would you build one to get a 8" brace height? Tks RB
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    Got rained out and the wind picked up today so no work. I got an opportunity to shoot a few different bows today. I shot the Dalaa again and a custom bow that was made here somewhere in Texas and a Great Plains Rio Brave take down ling bow and finally, a Super Sherw from Ron LaClair. That was a...
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    Just wondering where all the string makers are hiding out last i checked both Robert and Rod where back ordered and not taking more orders Chad at primetime closed shop where the heck does a guy get strings anymore?? I know I know I should be making my own, but I am dragging my feet untill Rob...
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    hello i am looking for someone around the spokane, washington area that is a master longbow/recurve maker. My father and i would like to make some bows and go hunting with them. let me know and please only masters who have been building these bows for years and know exactly what they are doing...
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    There is a two-bladed broadhead named "Zephyr Tempest" that comes as glue-on or screw-in. Who is the manufacturer? What is the manufacturer's E-mail address, mailing address, and telephone number?
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    From what I gather, strings with "padded loops" are recommended for ACS bows. OL recommends Rod Jenkins for such strings but he's not accepting orders. Is there anyone else making these kinds of strings?
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