Archery – one of the most interesting activities for all the children. Even from childhood we know what it is, because every boy when something in my childhood was a homemade bow. Today,
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archery – one of the most interesting activities for all the children. Even from childhood we know what it is, because every boy when something in my childhood was a homemade bow. Today, we'll show you how to make a bow and arrow yourself at home.
the Bow consists of several parts:
- the handle
- shoulders (top, bottom).
As practice shows, it is best to use the following woods:
note the absence of cracks, flaws and knots in order to further Your bow was durable and did not break!
we urge you to read - How to make arrows and a bow?
How to make the handle of the bow:
1. Take the timber is birch or beech small size (60х40х400 mm.) and draw it on the sketch of the handle, and then start to process it.
2. A drill, make holes for bolts, to secure the shoulder bow.
3. Sanded, varnished our handle.
How to make shoulder bow:
4. For this we will use plywood, the layers which go along. Make two symmetrical shoulder, a long 700 mm.
5. Process our blanks and fasten them to the handle.
6. Using small pieces of the same plywood and glue, will be doing a rack for the bowstring. For this we need to glue them to the shoulders of the bow and trim the unnecessary parts.
7. The entire structure is covered with stain and varnish.
8. As a string you can use Kevlar climbing rope (can be purchased at any tourist shop or can do it yourself.0
Most children do make your own bow, more simple and convenient way. Anything you need – a simple stick and string (fishing line). It looks like this:1