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    hey from south jersey

    Post by blades7558 on Wed May 25, 2011 11:25 am

    hey im new to the crossbow world but i have a lot of experience in the bow making world. my friend gave me the idea to play with crossbows, i look foreward to learning alot!
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    Re: hey from south jersey

    Post by Basilisk120 on Wed May 25, 2011 4:05 pm

    Howdy and welcome to the World of Crossbows (said in a particular dramatic Voice) Very Happy

    Crossbows are certainly a fun change of pace in bow making and we are more than happy to help you out. I have dabbled in making longs bows, with some success, in the past.



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    Re: hey from south jersey

    Post by blades7558 on Wed May 25, 2011 5:04 pm

    hahaha well its good to know that im not the only bowyer on here
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    Re: hey from south jersey

    Post by Ivo on Mon May 30, 2011 12:45 am

    Well, you might be even more surprised that you're not the only person from S.Jersey here either. Smile

    However don't be too surprised about bowyers being (actually) the majority in this community...Not sure if it's because having a neck for bowyery just makes life more interesting when trying your hand at crossbow building or that we're just chill people that don't discriminate against other forms of archery...to be honest - I have no idea...We're just having fun here. Very Happy

    Welcome to the forum...always happy to see new people join in!

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    Re: hey from south jersey

    Post by jake-owa on Mon May 30, 2011 2:39 am

    Hey welcome on! I started with self bows and now am obsessed with crossbows. Watch out, it's addictive.

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