Introduction: File Bow
This is a bow You can make out of the metal strips in hanging files.
Step 1: Stuff You Will Need.
You will need a few simple things:
3'-4' of Nylon string,
1-2 files to got the bow staff from,
(Optional) Lighter to burn off fuzz and finish it.
Step 2: Bow Staff
Take the piece of metal and bend it a little bit.
Step 3: Stringing the Bow.
Tie the string th one end in the notch then wrap 10-12 times and tie again.
repeat with other side.
Step 4: (Optional) Burning the Fuzz.
Take the lighter and burn off any fuzz from the ends where you tied it (be careful not to melt the actual string!).
Step 5: Arrows.
When you are finished you can use wooden skewers for arrows.
If you can think of anything else you can use for arrows, or any improvements please comment.
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