Category «D.I.Y. Tools and Equipment»

An excellent DIY bowpress from rumble26

I have recently built a bow Press for home use and thought I would pass on my experience to any budding DIY archers. I started by perusing all the archery forums and downloading pics and plans of which there are many, I settled on a design that would press both parallel and over parallel limb ...

Add on for string jig

I saw these online somewhere, I think it may have been "Archery talk forum". Anyway, they got filed away in the murky depths of my mind for some time, and recently I was planning a new string for my bow and thought it was time to make a set. These are easy to make, work ...

Arrow Rack

Have you ever had newly fletched arrows stick together because you leaned them against the wall to cure and the vanes touched, or they fell over and messed up your fletching? Ever glued points into a new set of shafts using epoxy and then had trouble standing them vertically to cure? me too. This solved ...

Jarrah flatbow

I hope to include a section about handmade bows, I have a liking / fascination for the American flatbow, it seems to me, in spite of my English heritage, to be a more efficient design, if your opinion differs, let me know, meanwhile, here is a short clip of a friend shooting a flatbow I ...