theses are a few of my bows, i did not put all of them up.
maple Flat Bow
this is my first bow, i finished it in august. It is a maple flat bow, made froma board from Lowes, it is 68 long, 2 1/6 wide for most of the limb and draws 40lb @ 26 icnhes. It is stained mahogony with silver leaves painted on it and a leatehr hand grip sewn up the back.
Hickory backed red oak longbow
this is a hickory backed red oak longbow, it is 72 icnhes long, and 1 1/2 wide, drawing 50 lb at 26 inches.
red oak flat bow
this is my red oak flatbow. it is 68 inches long, 1 3/4 wide and draws 55lb at 28 icnhes. it has a cotton handle wrapp and looks very primitive unstained.
red oak long bow
this is a very simple disighn. it is 1 1/2 wide and 68 long, it also draws 55 at 28 inches. it has a primitive looking cotton wraped handle that is not shown in the pic.
this is a oak penobscot double bow, it is 66 long, and has ajustable draw weight. the main bow is 2 1/4 wide and pyramid shaped, and the back bow is 2 wide and pyramid shaped. i ahve it set at 55 lb at 28 inches.
bamboo backed ipe elb
This is a bamboo backed Ipe( Brazillian Walnut) English Longbow. It is
1 1/32 wide and 68 inches long. it draws 60lb at 27 icnhes and takes
3/4 of an inch of just unbraced set. it has a Tung oil finish, and a
leather handle wrap.