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    Crossbow sting making? Any good tutorials

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    Post by Basilisk120 Tue Jun 15, 2010 2:35 pm

    I was wondering if any one knew of or wanted to make a decent tutorial for making crossbow strings.



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    Post by basileus Fri Jun 18, 2010 8:10 am

    Perhaps you could try my bowstring tutorials:

    http://users.utu.fi/sjsepp/paja/making_bowstrings/making_bowstrings.html

    For more stuff on various crossbow topics, see the main page:

    http://users.utu.fi/sjsepp/#tinkering_in_the_physical
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    Post by Regerald Sat Jun 19, 2010 4:26 am

    basileus wrote:

    http://users.utu.fi/ ...

    basileus, do we study in a same University? It's nice to meet locals with a common hobbies Smile
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    Post by basileus Mon Jun 21, 2010 3:37 am

    Regerald: apparently yes Smile.
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    Post by Basilisk120 Mon Jun 28, 2010 11:16 pm

    thank you that was a helpful tutorial.
    Had some nice little hints that explained why my results weren't quite perfect



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