Making bow

Discussion in 'General Archery Forum' started by BH15, Oct 27, 2006.

  1. BH15

    BH15 Junior Member

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    Hi, does any one know how to make a tradtional wooden bow? What type of tree,what tools,etc...? I've been trying to find one everywhere for less than $40 dollars but couldn't.

    Any help? Thanks, Adam
     
  2. brokenarrow

    brokenarrow Evil Genius

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    :welcome: Adam,
    Idon't know what it would cost to build one but here is an article on construction that seems very detailed

    http://archerysociety.org/BowMakingTradA.html

    and here is a supply company for materials

    http://www.traditional-archery-supply.com/traditional-bow-making-hints.html

    Hope this helps you. And please keep us updated (WE LOVE PICS :photo: )
    Good Luck with your project,
    Ed