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» Collotiere a Charavines crossbow
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» how to Build a non Chinese repeating crossbow?
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» Fascinating reconstruction
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» Cutting delrin straight by hand?
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» Anyone make their own bolts?
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» Cocking via moving the bow.
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» Claw crossbow prototype
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» Stirrups, how heavy? Design help needed
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» ash lath and pin-lock crossbow
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» Finish on lashings
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» Look what the smith sent
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» Covid 19 and crossbow builders
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» Crossbow accuracy
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» How do you feel about miniature crossbows?
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» Just finished my windlass crossbow!
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» Sinew backed crossbow prod tillering. Update and questions.
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» snakeskin not birch bark on composite bows in medieval period
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» two axle mechanism makers/accurate plans?
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» Stonebow Buildalong
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» How to Attach a PVC Prod to a Stock?
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» finally started my first composite bow
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» AMAZING MINI CROSSBOW code name KillCovid-19
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» Draw length ash lath
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Classic Crossbows

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No new posts  Global announcement:  The Arbalist Guild - Around the World 1, 2, ... , 4, 5109Ivo10888View latest post on Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:18 am
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No new posts  Global announcement:  GLOSSARY OF TERMS 1, 244Ivo10199View latest post on Wed May 24, 2017 6:41 pm
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No new posts  Sticky:  Crossbow Creations by Robin Allen 

Experimental Wood Indoor and Metal Outdoor Crossbow

11Crossfire10174View latest post on Fri Mar 05, 2010 4:23 am
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No new posts  Sticky:  Crossbows by Master Pyankov 0Admin7219View latest post on Mon Nov 23, 2009 9:30 pm
by Admin
No new posts   New Build for 2020 16Gnome453View latest post on Tue Nov 17, 2020 5:47 pm
by c sitas
No new posts   Stonebow Buildalong 

I am working on plans for a stonebow

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25banuvatt1567View latest post on Thu Jun 25, 2020 9:00 pm
by banuvatt
No new posts   Universal standard Crossbow nut 

nut design

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77jaeger2210262View latest post on Tue Apr 14, 2020 11:57 pm
by Fangbows
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?

13tallpine851View 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?

6banuvatt1071View latest post on Sat Sep 07, 2019 12:55 pm
by banuvatt
No new posts   appalachian crossbow trigger mechanism 10banuvatt1219View 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.

8banuvatt894View 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.

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60banuvatt2742View latest post on Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:36 am
by banuvatt
No new posts   Red Oak Board (x)Bow. 15Ivo9842View latest post on Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:20 am
by banuvatt
No new posts   All metal Self Loading Crossbow Build Information needed 3Wildtech1237View latest post on Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:01 am
by Wildtech
No new posts   lever cocking bow for sale on IMA 0phuphuphnik533View 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

2ArbalistJoe1188View latest post on Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:02 pm
by chaz
No new posts   Looking for some help Identifying this crossbow 9Hjoken1170View latest post on Sat Aug 25, 2018 11:15 am
by Geezer
No new posts   Italy palio tournament style bullet bow 2septua1061View latest post on Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:22 pm
by septua
No new posts   Powermaster Madness 

Restored Powermasters

9rickraedeke1868View latest post on Sun May 06, 2018 8:08 pm
by Archer46176
No new posts   Hickory and Ipe 180lb flatbow 18actionbow1944View latest post on Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:56 pm
by actionbow
No new posts   Prod questions.... 1Archer46176828View latest post on Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:58 pm
by Geezer
No new posts   My project Powermaster  0EugeneSlagle834View latest post on Mon Oct 30, 2017 1:54 pm
by EugeneSlagle
No new posts   Old Powermaster project & question. 2EugeneSlagle828View 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

2JacobL1189View latest post on Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:27 pm
by JacobL
No new posts   Powermaster 

Junk, dangerous?

17rickraedeke2764View latest post on Wed Sep 20, 2017 9:58 am
by c sitas
No new posts   Beware of Alchem 4Archer461762122View latest post on Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:33 pm
by Archer46176
No new posts   Faking a medieval composite crossbow prod. 4Chapel de Fer1972View latest post on Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:13 pm
by JacobL
No new posts   Whamo showed up, prod replacement ideas 3Archer461761719View latest post on Mon Jun 19, 2017 4:25 pm
by kenh
No new posts   Crossbow Projectiles 10Archer461761151View 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.oliveira1144View latest post on Thu Apr 27, 2017 1:27 pm
by octavioaugusto.oliveira
No new posts   New project"s" 

Dutch target crossbows

1dutchbow890View latest post on Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:38 pm
by kenh
No new posts   First submission 5War Song953View 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

16jaeger222827View 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

9WINCAR1580View 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 6stm20107296View latest post on Fri Nov 25, 2016 2:51 pm
by El Zurdo
No new posts   Folding Stock Bullet-bow Project 1, 242Xamllew5043View latest post on Wed Oct 12, 2016 6:23 pm
by Xamllew
No new posts   CNC Improved Chinese Trigger Xbow- Gnome style 1, 229Gnome4149View 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 23roonie1711View latest post on Wed Sep 14, 2016 3:30 pm
by Onager Lovac
No new posts   An afternoon at the range 5Gnome1661View latest post on Sun Sep 04, 2016 10:00 am
by Gnome
No new posts   I am back with new project 10Archer4617610070View 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

17jeep4423View 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

2stm20102672View 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

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48jaeger2210136View latest post on Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:33 pm
by jaeger22
No new posts   steel loose laminate bow 

build , have question

3c sitas1546View latest post on Sat Nov 21, 2015 5:06 pm
by c sitas
No new posts   HERE IT IS! The polished Barnett commando! 2savatreatabvr1815View latest post on Sat Jun 20, 2015 6:51 pm
by savatreatabvr
No new posts   Barnett COMMANDO Modification? 

Prod, Limb, Build

16savatreatabvr5248View latest post on Fri May 29, 2015 11:41 am
by Geezer
No new posts   80 lb child's crossbow 3actionbow1658View latest post on Tue Apr 14, 2015 4:56 pm
by actionbow
No new posts   Fastening 150lbs Tiawanese Prods 1benjaminh1231513View latest post on Mon Mar 16, 2015 7:17 pm
by kenh
No new posts   Improved Chinese trigger with built in sight.  

"Free"sight

11jaeger221690View latest post on Sat Mar 14, 2015 3:38 pm
by c sitas
No new posts   First crossbow 

Hunting crossbow

4Hotspur4927View latest post on Sun Feb 08, 2015 8:19 pm
by c sitas
No new posts   wood crossbow nut 10Chuckles4333View latest post on Sat Dec 20, 2014 7:14 am
by kenh
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