Crossbows - Everything about Building, Modding, and Using your Crossbow Gear

Latest topics

» First Build
by banuvatt Today at 6:00 am

» Just finished my windlass crossbow!
by phuphuphnik Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:46 pm

» How to lash on a lath?
by stuckinthemud1 Sat Jan 04, 2020 8:52 am

» Stonebow Buildalong
by banuvatt Mon Dec 30, 2019 5:57 pm

» Question regarding the goat’s foot lever
by Wildtech Sun Dec 29, 2019 9:25 pm

» Any one seen a string release like this?
by tallpine Fri Dec 20, 2019 8:10 pm

» PVC pipe prod: Normal or loose laminate?
by banuvatt Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:37 pm

» swiss national museum crossbow IN-46
by stuckinthemud1 Tue Dec 03, 2019 8:58 am

» Question regarding the goat’s foot lever
by Geezer Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:16 pm

» Just finished my windlass crossbow!
by Arcuballista Mon Nov 25, 2019 2:26 pm

» How to Test the Breaking Strength of a Matieral for a Bow String?
by banuvatt Sat Nov 23, 2019 5:13 pm

» Compound twinbow pistol (posts vs pulleys)
by chaz Thu Nov 21, 2019 4:07 am

» Linen or Hemp String
by banuvatt Sun Nov 17, 2019 11:35 am

» Length of End Loops for Prod String?
by Geezer Sat Nov 16, 2019 7:46 am

» Nut Diagram
by banuvatt Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:53 pm

» 17th century stonebow school project
by banuvatt Tue Nov 12, 2019 5:46 pm

» swiss national museum crossbow LM-6010
by stuckinthemud1 Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:29 pm

» what depth to Install a Prod and angle
by globalmark Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:42 am

» Tickler Dimensions?
by Geezer Sat Nov 02, 2019 9:56 pm

» Pins in Trigger Mechanisms
by Gnome Sat Nov 02, 2019 3:49 pm

» How To Make a Roller Nut?
by banuvatt Fri Nov 01, 2019 3:16 pm

» Roller Nut Size
by banuvatt Thu Oct 31, 2019 7:59 pm

» anyone know anything about this one - updated with new image
by stuckinthemud1 Thu Oct 31, 2019 6:16 am

» Laminating crossbow limbs
by banuvatt Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:33 pm

» Info required for old laminated limbs
by banuvatt Sat Oct 26, 2019 5:48 am


Classic Crossbows

Announcement & StickyRepliesAuthorViewsLast Posts
No new posts  Global announcement:  The Arbalist Guild - Around the World 1, 2, ... , 4, 5109Ivo10876View latest post on Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:18 am
by chrisgo
No new posts  Global announcement:  GLOSSARY OF TERMS 1, 244Ivo10189View latest post on Wed May 24, 2017 6:41 pm
by Onager Lovac
No new posts  Global announcement:  New Members (Registration Issues) 4Ivo2034View latest post on Mon Jun 20, 2016 2:49 pm
by Onager Lovac
No new posts  Global announcement:  ***FORUM RULES AND GUIDELINES*** 9Admin9999View latest post on Tue Apr 30, 2013 6:31 am
by kenh
No new posts  Sticky:  Crossbows by Dmitriy Krohalev 9Ivo10034View latest post on Mon Dec 10, 2012 9:44 am
by c sitas
No new posts  Sticky:  Crossbow Creations by Robin Allen 

Experimental Wood Indoor and Metal Outdoor Crossbow

11Crossfire10169View latest post on Fri Mar 05, 2010 4:23 am
by Ivo
No new posts  Sticky:  Crossbows by Master Pyankov 0Admin6983View latest post on Mon Nov 23, 2009 9:30 pm
by Admin
No new posts   Stonebow Buildalong 

I am working on plans for a stonebow

4banuvatt169View latest post on Mon Dec 30, 2019 5:57 pm
by banuvatt
No new posts   Any one seen a string release like this? 

Im guessing that there is some type of cam that raises the bar to release the string. Anyone seen this before or have any information on this lock?

13tallpine331View latest post on Fri Dec 20, 2019 8:10 pm
by tallpine
No new posts   notch lock trigger mechanism 

I wanted to make a crossbow for my friend I was thinking of either a roller nut or a skane lock mechanism?

6banuvatt703View latest post on Sat Sep 07, 2019 12:55 pm
by banuvatt
No new posts   appalachian crossbow trigger mechanism 10banuvatt697View latest post on Fri Aug 16, 2019 6:29 am
by OrienM
No new posts   crossbow stock shape 

I wanted to make a crossbow stock that has a shape of a matchlock carbine. As you can see from the picture the matchlock with the number one to the left of it.

8banuvatt540View latest post on Fri Aug 02, 2019 11:05 pm
by 8fingers
No new posts   How to make a slurbow? 

I want to make a slurbow for my friend, but I need help with the design, trigger mechanism and etc.

1, 2, 3
60banuvatt1600View latest post on Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:36 am
by banuvatt
No new posts   Red Oak Board (x)Bow. 15Ivo9519View latest post on Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:20 am
by banuvatt
No new posts   All metal Self Loading Crossbow Build Information needed 3Wildtech911View latest post on Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:01 am
by Wildtech
No new posts   lever cocking bow for sale on IMA 0phuphuphnik422View latest post on Mon Dec 31, 2018 4:10 am
by phuphuphnik
No new posts   Pictures of crossbow I have been build 

Pictures in my Blog

2ArbalistJoe956View latest post on Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:02 pm
by chaz
No new posts   Looking for some help Identifying this crossbow 9Hjoken938View latest post on Sat Aug 25, 2018 11:15 am
by Geezer
No new posts   Italy palio tournament style bullet bow 2septua754View latest post on Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:22 pm
by septua
No new posts   Powermaster Madness 

Restored Powermasters

9rickraedeke1565View latest post on Sun May 06, 2018 8:08 pm
by Archer46176
No new posts   Hickory and Ipe 180lb flatbow 18actionbow1566View latest post on Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:56 pm
by actionbow
No new posts   Prod questions.... 1Archer46176666View latest post on Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:58 pm
by Geezer
No new posts   My project Powermaster  0EugeneSlagle687View latest post on Mon Oct 30, 2017 1:54 pm
by EugeneSlagle
No new posts   Old Powermaster project & question. 2EugeneSlagle645View latest post on Mon Oct 30, 2017 8:14 am
by EugeneSlagle
No new posts   Airsoft Crossbow-Finished at Last! 

A crossbow for use during airsoft games, and for general plinking

2JacobL1024View latest post on Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:27 pm
by JacobL
No new posts   Powermaster 

Junk, dangerous?

17rickraedeke2038View latest post on Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:58 am
by c sitas
No new posts   Beware of Alchem 4Archer461761728View latest post on Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:33 pm
by Archer46176
No new posts   Faking a medieval composite crossbow prod. 4Chapel de Fer1559View latest post on Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:13 pm
by JacobL
No new posts   Whamo showed up, prod replacement ideas 3Archer461761316View latest post on Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:25 pm
by kenh
No new posts   Crossbow Projectiles 10Archer46176982View latest post on Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:10 pm
by Geezer
No new posts   Trying to reduce the power stroke in my next project 

Using the same design and de same prod I intent now reduce the streght of the bolts...

17octavioaugusto.oliveira1012View latest post on Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:27 pm
by octavioaugusto.oliveira
No new posts   New project"s" 

Dutch target crossbows

1dutchbow761View latest post on Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:38 pm
by kenh
No new posts   First submission 5War Song835View latest post on Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:25 pm
by War Song
No new posts   CNC Chinese (improved) Trigger and How To Video. 

Trigger and video for cheap easy xbow build

16jaeger222561View latest post on Mon Feb 13, 2017 1:10 pm
by Crossbowmen
No new posts   DURAL ALLOY PROD BLANK--RECURVE DESIGN 

PLANS TO CUT /FABRICATE ALLOW PROD

9WINCAR1315View latest post on Thu Jan 12, 2017 2:06 pm
by Andy.
No new posts   Chu Ko Nu (Zhu ge nu) chinese repeating crossbow making process from china 6stm20104914View latest post on Fri Nov 25, 2016 2:51 pm
by El Zurdo
No new posts   Folding Stock Bullet-bow Project 1, 242Xamllew4565View latest post on Wed Oct 12, 2016 6:23 pm
by Xamllew
No new posts   CNC Improved Chinese Trigger Xbow- Gnome style 1, 229Gnome3752View latest post on Tue Sep 20, 2016 1:12 pm
by jaeger22
No new posts   xbow build.. trying to finish..where does the time go 23roonie1583View latest post on Wed Sep 14, 2016 3:30 pm
by Onager Lovac
No new posts   An afternoon at the range 5Gnome1535View latest post on Sun Sep 04, 2016 10:00 am
by Gnome
No new posts   I am back with new project 10Archer4617610069View latest post on Tue Aug 30, 2016 2:35 am
by stm2010
No new posts   Crossbow in history festival 

chinises crossbow and chu ko nu shooting post

17jeep4224View latest post on Mon Jul 18, 2016 2:43 pm
by Gnome
No new posts   chinese guy‘s unusual repeating crossbow 

gravity aid feeding bolts

2stm20102386View latest post on Mon Jul 04, 2016 1:06 am
by stm2010
No new posts   Cheap easy crossbow build yielding effective hunting weapon 

Low cost minimal tools build ideas

1, 2
48jaeger2210118View latest post on Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:33 pm
by jaeger22
No new posts   Universal standard Crossbow nut 

nut design

1, 2, 3, 4
76jaeger2210209View latest post on Thu Jun 09, 2016 10:03 am
by ali.j
No new posts   steel loose laminate bow 

build , have question

3c sitas1379View latest post on Sat Nov 21, 2015 5:06 pm
by c sitas
No new posts   HERE IT IS! The polished Barnett commando! 2savatreatabvr1678View latest post on Sat Jun 20, 2015 6:51 pm
by savatreatabvr
No new posts   Barnett COMMANDO Modification? 

Prod, Limb, Build

16savatreatabvr4559View latest post on Fri May 29, 2015 11:41 am
by Geezer
No new posts   80 lb child's crossbow 3actionbow1529View latest post on Tue Apr 14, 2015 4:56 pm
by actionbow
No new posts   Fastening 150lbs Tiawanese Prods 1benjaminh1231395View latest post on Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:17 pm
by kenh
No new posts   Improved Chinese trigger with built in sight.  

"Free"sight

11jaeger221520View latest post on Sat Mar 14, 2015 3:38 pm
by c sitas
No new posts   First crossbow 

Hunting crossbow

4Hotspur4725View latest post on Sun Feb 08, 2015 8:19 pm
by c sitas
No new posts   wood crossbow nut 10Chuckles3797View latest post on Sat Dec 20, 2014 7:14 am
by kenh
No new posts   sights fot powermaster 2edbnj1404View latest post on Sat Sep 06, 2014 12:47 pm
by kenh
Moderators
None
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum

Users browsing this forum: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 1 Guest

Registered Users: None


  • New posts New posts
  • No new posts No new posts
  • New posts [ Popular ] New posts [ Popular ]
  • No new posts [ Popular ] No new posts [ Popular ]
  • New posts [ Locked ] New posts [ Locked ]
  • No new posts [ Locked ] No new posts [ Locked ]
  • Announcement Announcement
  • Sticky Sticky
  • Global announcement Global announcement
Current date/time is Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:08 am