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Traditional Bows

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Custom Traditional Self Bow

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Bow String
Hand twisted three-ply bow string
Leather Handle & Arrow Rest
right or left handed
Draw weight at 28"

Consultation for Traditional Self Bow Orders
Call (475) 235-7421

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custom bow engraving

Custom Engravings available for an extra $15

custom self bow - leather handle

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Custom Traditional Self Bow specs and options

Finely Crafted to meet high artistic and functional value. This custom bow is reccomended to be used with properly spined arrow shafts for hunting and target shooting.

Optional Leather handle: If you rather, an arrow rest and leather handle are available on all North Wood Traditional archery bows. The leather is authentic braintanned buckskin.

Colors Available: stains of light brown, Dark Brown, or Reddish brown

Over all Length: Generally this is a bow between 64-68" long, and can be customized further upon request upon consultation.

Wood type: Hickory stave used for blank, retained growth ring on the back of the bow

Primitive string: Three ply artificial sinew hand twisted with a flemish loop on one end. Other end is tied to the lower nock of the bow with a timber hitch.

traditional self bow

Made to order with a 30-60 day wait period.

Draw weight - 25- 65 lb on this bow

Design origin: Ancient European influence, American design. These are made from scratch, Harvested and Crafted in Western Connecticut.




Traditional self bows are made for the individual, and enhance the experience of traditional archery. We look forward to making your dream bow a reality!

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