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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

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 features ...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 bow t...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 perform...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 cr...read more

Move fast, light, and quick like a predator with the Bushman Flatbow from Grayvn Bows. This compact 65" longbow is perfect for stalking the brush, with enough power behind it to take down most large game like whitetail and mule deer.

Made from Hickory, the Bushman...read more

Replacement bow string for the Magyar Sport Horse Bow. The string measures 50" in length and is to be used only with the Magyar Sport Horse bow.

The end loops are served to allow for increased durability without interfering with bow performance.

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The English Longbow was once so important to the British Empire that all able-bodied men were required to own one and practice regularly. This Old English Longbow is an amazing recreation of that historic weapon, and is a great way to recapture the glories of the past. You won...read more

The moment you pick it up, the Old Crow will feel like an old friend. This attractive flatbow is modeled after same type of bows used by Native Americans for hunting and warfare. It's a great bow for reenactments, SCA, or just flinging arrows in the backyard....read more