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    Post by tghsmith Thu Dec 23, 2010 6:18 am

    has anyone purchased or tried the buffalo horn strips that are posted on ebay? looks a little pricey but also looks like good product.. coming out off hong kong
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    Post by 8fingers Thu Apr 07, 2011 1:19 am

    Try Rudder Bows, out of Washington state. Also Primative Archer Magazine ran an article on making bows out of sinew and buffalo horn. They cut the horns in a spiral. Large buffalo horns were about $15 a piece from Track of the Wolf last time I looked. I will look for the magazine but I think it was about 3 years ago.

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