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  1. Bow string serving machine?

    General Archery Discussion
    Hi everyone! I was wondering if someone has thought about the same thing.. I dont know if you've ever served a couple strings for yourself, but its a pain in the ass :confused: and no matter how hard I try I cant get it as clean as I want.. Does anyone know of any EASY and budgetfriendly way...
  2. What Would it Involve to Make My Own Recurve Strings

    General Archery Discussion
    I have been in the habit of having strings made for years but recently the quality has worsened, so I figure, what have I got to loose? What techniques, materials and equipment would I need to make my own strings at home. Thanks!
  3. Backing for Osage Laminate Bow

    Traditional Archery
    Hello, This is my first bow and its made from osage wood laminates I cut from a board and unfortunately, there is some grain crossing in the laminates. Layout: .125*2 osage, .040 *2 core-tuff, then .125*2 osage with a purpleheart riser (between core-tuff). I was wondering if I need a backing...
  4. How many strands for recurve

    Arrows & Strings
    I have a 70" recurve at 38# I'm going to use BCY8125. How many strands should I use? or shoot me a link as to were I might find information on strings and strands.
  5. Question about string jigs

    General Archery Discussion
    I have been looking at making a string jig. I see several that have a LONG piece of steel in a channel form bolted to the workbench. The jigs are mounted to this channel. My question is... Where do I get this "channel" and what is it actually called. If I knew the name of this piece of...
  6. making a longbow, fiberglass?

    Traditional Archery
    Hey Im making my first longbow and I was wondering what the typical type of fiberglass is? Just the resin soaked cloth or is there a bow-specific type? any help would be great! thanks!
  7. new to arrowmaking

    Arrows & Strings
    hey guys, looking to make my own arrows, and i was wondering if there was a semi-sort of guide, or anything i can read to give me a bit of direction.
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