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  1. Bear Archery Grizzly Bow String

    Traditional Archery
    Good evening, i have bought 1 year ago a Bear Archery Grizzly recurve bow 55lb, 58'' Amo lenght, 58'' Stringh lenght. I've shot thousands of arrows with it and today the string broke (1 of the two) the string was the standard one who came packed with the bow itslef, it was a Dacron Flemish Twist...
  2. Turkish Organic Hornbow

    Traditional Archery
    It's horn bow, 28" draw lenght and 40-90lbs draw weight, i will use it for Conquest Fest in Istanbul.
  3. Gold Tip Traditional Classic XT 400

    Arrows, Broadheads, Quivers and Arrow Components
    Gold Tip Traditional Classic XT 400 and fletching jig 24 arrows: 12 cut @ 30.25 carbon to carbon w/wraps and gateway feathers 1 cut @ 30.25 w/wrap no feathers 11 uncut, new arrows includes inserts and collars w/extras $170 TYD OBO 2 shafts have an insert installed with hotmelt, easily...
  4. Compromise on alignment

    Traditional Archery
    I was just reading an interesting old thread on this forum about anchor points. Two comments stuck with me. The first, from 3D Archery, noted that skeletal alignment should dictate where we anchor. I've seen the video this comment was based on and it's compelling. Then Viper1 observed that true...
  5. Team Sagittarius Custom Made Leather Back Quiver/Arm Brace Set - FREE SHIPPING!!

    Traditional Accessories and Parts
    For sale is a custom made Howard Hill style leather back quiver and arm brace by Rod Harris of Team Sagittarius in Surrey, England. Back quiver also includes a leather string pouch. This is in brand new condition and has not been used. Selling as I am moving to barebow archery as opposed to...
  6. Arrow recommendation for new longbow shooter

    Traditional Archery
    I'm a new longbow shooter and I am looking for recommendations of arrows to shoot. Started at 30#, 28" draw, 68". Wanting to start shooting 3D. Thanks for sharing knowledge.
  7. What Type of Archer Do You Want to Be? | Traditional Archery

    Traditional Archery
    In case those "instructional" traditional archery how-to videos have gotten you down... :darkbeer:
  8. How do you carve the handle and the arrow shelf on the bow?

    Tom Turgeon - Q&A Bow Building Forum
    Answer: I use my Nicholson #49 or #50 rasps for bow building. However, any means (knife, power tools, hatchet, etc.) that the bow builder can effectively remove wood will work. I would advise tracing out yor projected profile before you start the wood removal process. Side Note: In my opinion...
  9. Bare bow tuning

    General Archery Discussion
    Hi everyone! Daniel from Ontario, Canada here! I'm a new user to the forum and was wondering if I could get some advice on a couple of things that I've been thinking about. I am a beginner traditional archer with a handmade bare longbow and unspined wood test arrows which I acquired from an...
  10. Traditional Archery for Hunting

    Traditional Archery
    Hi Guys, I'm new to traditional archery and looking to use my bow for hunting whitetails and maybe some small game. I have a 45#, 60in PSE Stalker from Cabela's and Cabela's Stalker Xtreme arrows. I'm not sure all the details about them but on the arrows, the following numbers are printed...
  11. Graphic Designer looking to help with archery related design projects!

    Hello all! I am a Graphic Designer and I want to help YOU. I have been working full-time in design for a few years now and though I love my job, I would really like to add some archery related projects to my portfolio. Here is a list of my skills in the design field: Branding/logo design, web...
  12. FS: TradTech Titan III 19" ILF Takedown Riser - RH - New - FREE SHIPPING!

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    For Sale is a Right Handed TradTech Titan III 19" ILF Takedown Riser and is in New Condition. I recently purchased this within the last month. Decided to go back to Compound. My gain is your loss. Note: I also have a pair of the Trad Tech "RC Wood" 40# limbs with a custom Flemish string...
  13. Yes. Another Bare Shaft tuning thread...

    Traditional Archery
    Hey Trad friends, I know we all get tired of the bare shaft tuning threads, but I do have a perplexing problem. Shooting a Morrison ILF 15" with Dryad ACS-CG medium longbow limbs at 28 inches and 52#. My beaman centershot 400s cut to 29 1/2 tuning left/right perfectly every time. The...
  14. expensive traditional bows and cheap ones

    Traditional Archery
    does anyone know the difference between an expensive trad bow and a cheap one? (such as recurves and long bows) besides the obvious, like the different kinds of wood and finishes, are there any performance differences? or does it give you a smoother draw or something? I've always wondered this...
  15. Black Swan Recurve 53lbs at 28"

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    I have a Black Swan Recurve for sale, 53lb at 28". It comes with Arows, gloves, bare cedar shafts and components. The arows are gold tips, 3 are cut to 26" and the other 3 are full length. The fletched cedar shafts are 28" and there are 10 full legnth. Everthing goes with it. $750 takes it all.
  16. The Trad Life... why do we do it!

    Traditional Archery
    I've only been shooting for about 5 years now but, it bit me like a bug. Sometimes it's hard to explain to others... what is it about traditional archery that seems to drive us so much? Would love to hear your response...
  17. Ready for the season?

    Bowhunting and Bowhunter Showcases
    It's hard to believe that we are only one month out from archery season for whitetail in Texas... I'm not even close to being ready. I just produced a short video on my YouTube channel about how I change up my practice routines to prepare for the season. I get more intentional I start to...
  18. Is this going to be a problem?

    General Archery Discussion
    I recently bought a brand new Martin Locust and it started to have problems after the first week. The top of the riser is faulty (The limb used in the picture is the same top limb on both the top and bottom of the riser) and the string started to come loose after the first week. Shot less...
  19. Bear Montana Longbow 30lb Package

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    Up for sale is my like-new 64” Montana Longbow made in 2014. Bow pulls 30lbs at 28”. This Montana has beautiful wood grain without a scratch and is strung with a premium Flemish traditional string with beaver tail silencers from Chad Weaver at Champion Custom Bowstrings. The package will...
  20. New to traditional shooting. Looking for some help.

    Traditional Archery
    I recently purchased a 45lb. hoyt buffalo and some arrows. As I am trying to navigate through the learning curve I have a few questions. 1. I am shooting off the shelf and the material on the shelf is getting worn away really fast. Is there anything I can do to prevent that? 2. The feather that...