If you want to build a bamboo backed longbow but don't want to deal with the laminating process then this is the item for you. Pre-laminated bamboo and hardwood staves that Tom Turgeon manufactures. Our Hill Design Staves are designed to have a static/stiff riser in which an arrow shelf can be cut for consistent arrow placement.
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 hickory with a riser of padauk and osage.
-Bamboo backed osage with a riser of purpleheart and padauk.
For draw weights up to 65# @ 28"
Recommended Tools: Nicholson # 50 Cabinet Rasp Smooth Cut and Nicholson Round File.