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    The new kid

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    Leatherman
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    The new kid

    Post by Leatherman on Fri Jul 02, 2010 5:41 pm

    Found this site today.
    Wow!
    I would like to make a recurve crossbow.

    I have a lot of experience in wood working, laminating. I have a well equipted shop.

    I guess I start fresh, basic types, basic plans?

    All help appreciated.
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    Berni
    Fort Qu'Appelle, Sask, CA
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    Re: The new kid

    Post by Ivo on Thu Jul 08, 2010 12:55 pm

    Hello Leatherman and welcome to the forum!

    There is a basic set of plans available for download at http://alcheminc.com/crossbow.html

    They also sell parts and materials, so starting out can be a breeze...good luck and keep us posted.

    Ivo

    PS: You might also be interested in the info available at http://www.thecrossbowmansden.com/Home.html ... also checkout "Crossbow Books" and "Medieval Crossbows: Photos, Drawings, Diagrams" topics..some good stuff there.




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