This is our stave/bow design of choice here at Build Wood Bows and will probably be preferred by the primitive archer. You can always add a leather or plastic arrow shelf to this bow as well.
Here at Build Wood Bows all of our staves are made from the finest bamboo and hardwoods available. We have combined quality materials with our unique long bow design to help you build an all-wood long bow you can enjoy for years to come. Whether you intend on using your creation for target archery, flight archery or hunting big game animals around the world, we have the right staves for you!
Our staves are approximately 72" long and can be cut down to make bows as short as 66". They are available in the following woods:
-bamboo backed yellowheart belly and riser
-bamboo backed osage belly and riser
-bamboo backed hickory belly and riser
For draw weights up to 65# @ 28"
Recommended Tools: Nicholson # 50 Cabinet Rasp Smooth Cut and Nicholson Round File.