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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-02-2007, 08:53 PM Thread Starter
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how manny of you all have made your own bow I have tried several times but failed to produce a reel shooter my goal is to harvest a deer with all self made equipment Ihunt part of the time with a compound and part of the time with a recurve do you think that I should stick to one or the other ? On the subject of making my own bow I have researched manny books they all help and each attempt gets better I hope the one I am working on now turns out alright If it does yall will all hear about! any advice from you guys would be great !
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-02-2007, 09:50 PM
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I wouldn't mind learning to shoot a traditional bow but I dont think I would have the paitience to see the project through.
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-07-2007, 06:31 AM
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Never made my own.....but I do shoot a recurve. There's no comparison the feeling you get when you take a deer with a stick.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-11-2007, 02:01 PM
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I am interested in this.. How do you go about makin your own your bow. Just carve one or something?

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-13-2007, 06:55 AM
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for building your own bow checkout The Archers Edge.they have a good build along to guide you thro. your first attempt at bow building. I.m in the process of making one myself.
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