Urban Bushcraft - a PVC pipe bow

Discussion in 'Bushcraft' started by DKR, May 19, 2019.

  1. DKR

    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    Urban Bushcraft - using found material in Urban settings.

    (Safety first, how to test your PVC pipe to avoid a nasty failure)

    Simple PVC bow with 550 cord string

    A more complex recurve PVC bow

    Power tool free bow making

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  2. AxesAreBetter

    AxesAreBetter Monkey+++

    My experience with them is that they do not snap back as good as wood, but they shoot a heck of a lot better than nothing.
  3. DKR

    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    for a few dollars, they would be fine for fishing if nothing else...
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  4. Bishop

    Bishop Monkey+++

    I have one I have made it's about 50# it will shoot but I don't shoot it well but if it's all I had I would.
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  5. Bishop

    Bishop Monkey+++

    This us the bow I want to make tsplit3.
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  6. DKR

    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    I'd love to see that video!
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