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  1. Traditional archery bow string strands.

    General Archery Discussion
    Hi, I recently bought the Tigershark recurve from Southwest Archery (Samick Sage reproduction that isn't licensed) at 60 lbs of draw weight. When I try to string the bow with the bowstring that came with it, I couldn't get it strung with my bow stringer. I own 2 recurves (Samick Sage at 40 lbs...
  2. Getting started in recurve archery

    General Archery Discussion
    I am 16 years old and have been a compound archer my whole life. I recently decided to give recurves a try so I was wondering what a good starter recurve bow would be. I am 5' 7'' and have a 26.5 in draw on my compound. I pull about 53' right now pretty easily on my compound. I would like to...
  3. Question re factory finishes used on old recurves?

    Traditional Archery
    I have several older laminated recurves, Ben Pearson, Wing, Bear etc. I shoot these bows a lot and some are showing signs of finish failure, particularly on the working portion of the limbs, where the finish has developed crazing, a network of minute surface cracks. This has me wondering what...
  4. What arrows to use with a Hoyt Buffalo?

    Traditional Archery
    I just got a 60" Hoyt Buffalo with 45# draw. I have about a 28.5" draw, what would be a good arrow to shoot (spine)? Hang in there with my question, I am new to recurves. By the way, I could care less about shooting my compound now. Thank you in any help you can give me.
  5. Custom made t/d longbows and one piece bows

    Bows for Sale-->Arrow Slingers
    ]I am selling custom T/D and one piece longbows of your likings and now taking orders. The one pieces start at $400 and T/D at $600. You can pm with any questions and I will make just about anything that you can picture. Most exotics are pretty easy to find and there maybe a price increase...
  6. >> SEASONED ARCHERS, I have a question!!!!

    General Archery Discussion
    Hey guys, I'm new here at AT and I'm new to Archery too. I have such an urge to start Archery, but I need your help! Here are a few questions I have: My Background: I wanna start shooting competitively with Recurves. My Questions for seasoned archers: 1) Any tips for beginners? (and tips for...
  7. T/D longbow hybrid FS $675

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    Here is a custom marble wood handle with wenge half moons and a black phenolic strip down the center of bow cut to center. The limbs are marble wood veneers over bamboo cores. The limb tip match the handle with some inlaying done. The cost is $675 and 3 year warranty using the 9 grains per...
  8. made to order custom T/D and one piece longbows for sale

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    I have been building bows and become a sponsor here on AT and offering the following type longbows. These bows are fast, smooth on the fingers and hit hard. My bows are a hybrid style limbs that offer speed and smooth off the fingers. I also make the typical D shape limb that is a smooth...
  9. Intrested in getting a recurve

    Traditional Archery
    I'm thinking of buying a recurve next spring..maybe a hoyt gamemaster? what would you guys/gals recommend? also what sort of poundage? I shoot my compound at a 27 inch draw at 55 pounds. what sort of arrows and fletching to use? broadheads? or anything else i would need to know before getting...