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crutch bow

Discussion in 'Bushcraft' started by marlas1too, Sep 6, 2012.

  1. marlas1too

    marlas1too Monkey++

    found this neat thing so i made 2 of them.they are about 45-50 lbs. pull

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  2. ExHelot

    ExHelot Monkey

    This, to me, is what survival/bushcraft is all about. RESOURCFULNESS! I've made a few self bows and arrows from scratch. Used A couple of twisted squirell skins or twisted gut for strings etc. You can make a substantial weapon from scratch with an investment of 8-10 hours and a lot of elbow grease. About the limbs breaking...try your hand at tillering the limbs a very little at a time and you'll be pleased.
    Thanx for a good vid'.
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