There's nothing like the experience of building your own bow. It gives you a tremendous sense of accomplishment and pride. This Laminated Longbow Blank is perfect for those seeking the challenge of bow building, while also wanting some of the preliminary work out of the way.
This longbow blank comes already floor-tillered. You'll need to sand the edges, and install the bow tips. You'll also need to shape the grip & sight window to your preference of right or left handed and your desired feel. It is recommended that you put on a finish when done. Must watch 3 part instructional video before starting your project.
The Laminated Longbow Blank features a solid Walnut Riser. The Limbs are Black Fiberglass with a Laminated Maple Core. The bow blank is estimated to produce a finished bow of approximately 35# to 60# @ 28", depending upon how the bow is finished. Measures to an Average AMO length of approximately 66".
Requires the following tools: Super Glue (for gluing on the bow tips), Round Rasp, Half-Round Rasp, Flat File, Nock Groove File, Square, and Pencil. See 3Rivers Archery's Bow Building Tool Kit.
Sold in weights of 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, and 60# @ 28". Please specify.