Traditional Only Mesa LongbowItem Number: 868401X
The Traditional Only Mesa is a longbow you'll want to show off as much as you'll want to shoot. Featuring a stunning combination of exotic hardwoods, this 3Rivers Archery exclusive one-piece longbow is the perfect blend of beauty, value, and performance.
Riser: Radiused shelf is cut-before-center with a hair rest and plate included, making it perfect for shooting off the shelf. Features a medium grip.
Limbs: Clear fiberglass backing with a bamboo core. Reinforced tips for use with today's high performance bow strings.
String: We've added a tan and black high performance Flemish twist string to give you a complete bow that's ready to shoot.
64" long (61" string recommended) or 60" long (57" string recommended). Available in right or left handed in pull weights of 29#, 35#, 40#, 45#, 50#, 55#, and 60# @ 28" draw. Please specify.
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Choose from a left or right handed bow (choose based on what hand you Draw the bow string with), and bow weight at a 28" draw length. Remember that with a traditional bow the weight will change depending upon what your draw length is. Bow weight will change approximately ±2½ pounds for every inch from a bows rated draw length. So a bow rated 45# @ 28" bow is roughly a 42½# @ 27" or 47½# @ 29". Draw weight is marked at the nearest 5# increment to actual weight, (2#'s under and 3#'s over). This is an industry wide standard.
Minimum Arrow Weight - Do not shoot an arrow weighing less than eight grains for every pound of peak draw weight. For example: If your bow's peak weight is 40 pounds at your 30" draw length, do not shoot an arrow weighing less than 320 grains total arrow weight (40# x 8 gpp = 320 grains). Shooting an arrow below eight grains per pound (gpp) can cause damage to your bow similar to dry firing and possible injury to the shooter or others nearby. Damage caused by shooting an arrow that is too light will damage the bow and will not be covered under warranty by 3Rivers Archery or bow manufacturer.