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This is the same style of bow utilized by the famed Samurai warriors of Feudal Japan. While Samurai are usually recognized for their swordsmanship, proficiency with the Yumi (Japanese Bow) was actually considered a more valuable skill through much of Japan's history. Modern us...read more

This is the same style of bow utilized by the famed Samurai warriors of Feudal Japan. While Samurai are usually recognized for their swordsmanship, proficiency with the Yumi (Japanese Bow) was actually considered a more valuable skill through much of Japan's history. Modern us...read more

There are few bows in history as revered and admired as the English longbow. The Greyhawke English Longbow captures the nobility and tradition of this legendary bow.

The Greyhawke is made from a single piece of premium hickory and is stained rustic brown. It featur...read more
Please note: the manufacturer does not provide a warranty for these Hickory Staves once you start work on the bow.

These Hickory Staves are a great way to learn basic bow building. The staves are floor tillered with the string grooves alr...read more

Every archer and bowhunter admires a beautiful bow. When you add in smooth-shooting and a design of historical significance, you have a bow of true magnificence. The Classic English Longbow with Horn Nocks is just such a bow... a beautiful piece of history brought to life.

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The Oneida Longbow has been built to the specifications of an authentic Native American style hickory flatbow.

At roughly 65" tip-to-tip, the Oneida is slightly longer than historic Native American bows to adjust for longer modern draw lengths. It is a powerful ...read more

This is the perfect option for young archers who want to have a hand in finishing their bow. The You-Finish Hickory Youth Blank is already tillered, sanded, with a string, and ready to shoot. Just needs to be finished to your liking! Add a read more

This is the perfect option for archers who want to have a hand in finishing their bow. These "You Finish Hickory Longbows" come tillered, sanded, with a string, and ready to shoot. They just need to be finished to your liking! Add a read more

Artfully finished, this Youth Prologue wood bow is a great way to introduce the youth in your life to primitive archery. The Prologue Bow would fit in great at any shooting club, Renaissance Faire, or on the archery range.

Made from one solid piece of Hickory for pe...read more

Artfully finished, this Prologue Bow would fit in great at any shooting club, Renaissance Faire, or on the range.

Made from one solid piece of Hickory for performance and strength, each Prologue Bow is hand painted and made in the USA. Each bow is one of a kind! <...read more
The U Finish Classic Hickory Bow Blank is the perfect way to enjoy the challenge of bow building, but without a lot of the hassles.

Made from solid sapwood hickory, the U Finish Bow gives you a strong, sturdy foundation from which to finish your bow. The tillering ...read more

The tradition of backing bows with snake skins goes back generations. Not only does it act as an effective camouflage, it looks cool too! The Snake River Longbow takes "cool" to the next level with artificial snake skin backing.

Grayvn Traditional Bows has ...read more