Instructables: exploring - outside - archery - popular http://www.instructables.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:43:07 PDT BLOX v1.01 Leather Quiver and Belt Bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Leather-Quiver-and-Belt-Bag/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 13:07:37 PDT
Arrow Quiver http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-Quiver-2/
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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 06:57:50 PDT
Making Bamboo Arrows http://www.instructables.com/id/Introduction-70/
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 20:41:56 PDT
DIY Archery Target - Puzzle Mats http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Archery-Target-Puzzle-Mats/
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Mon, 30 Mar 2009 07:52:18 PDT
Powerful takedown bow from downhill skis http://www.instructables.com/id/Powerful-takedown-bow-from-downhill-skis/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/UVCR/HM8DFSHL/FNAUVCRHM8DFSHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/UVCR/HM8DFSHL/FNAUVCRHM8DFSHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNA/UVCR/HM8DFSHL/FNAUVCRHM8DFSHL.SMALL.jpg Yoshinok This bow is made from a pair of Fischer downhill skis.  It pulls 58# at @ 28".  The riser is made from walnut and pecan and is coated in a satin polyurethane finish.  The string is made from paracord with bowlines.  This will be replaced by a dacron string when I get the time to make one. The taked...
By: Yoshinok

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Thu, 3 Oct 2013 16:24:18 PDT
Make a takedown bow from skis! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-takedown-bow-from-skis/
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Fri, 21 Jun 2013 09:32:57 PDT
15-30lb PVC bows http://www.instructables.com/id/15-30lb-PVC-bows/
15-30lb PVC bows - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/BOB0/HGH6XGUL/FJSBOB0HGH6XGUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/BOB0/HGH6XGUL/FJSBOB0HGH6XGUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/BOB0/HGH6XGUL/FJSBOB0HGH6XGUL.SMALL.jpg my wookie we built these for scouts and they turned out pretty well, i was very impressed. tools and materials what you need: common sense (this is NOT optional) tools-  heat gun  gloves  a pot  hack saw  vice holder thing (you make this) materials-  3/4" PVC  para-cord optional but highly suggested:  arm ...
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Thu, 9 May 2013 18:38:48 PDT
15 Minute PVC Bow http://www.instructables.com/id/15-Minute-PVC-Bow/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/IUEJ/HEBN9BJU/F0PIUEJHEBN9BJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/IUEJ/HEBN9BJU/F0PIUEJHEBN9BJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0P/IUEJ/HEBN9BJU/F0PIUEJHEBN9BJU.SMALL.jpg basementhacker This bow can be made in 15 minutes with absolutely no prior experience with PVC forming. It also requires no super specialized tools - only a propane stove and your hands. I made it one day because I was extremely bored and found a piece of PVC lying around. It fires well and pulls like a normal bow...
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Mon, 18 Mar 2013 18:59:39 PDT
Compound Bow from PVC Pipe: http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Compound-Bow-from-PVC-Pipe/
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Sat, 26 Jan 2013 21:45:21 PST
Making a medieval style English longbow http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-medieval-style-English-longbow/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2008 02:04:59 PDT
Arrow Cutter http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-Cutter/
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Thu, 27 Dec 2012 14:34:25 PST
Rubber Powered Dart Launcher & Darts http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubber-Powered-Dart-Gun-Darts/
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Tue, 2 Aug 2011 11:10:18 PDT
Arrow Quiver 'Drop Leg Style' http://www.instructables.com/id/Arrow-Quiver-Drop-Leg-Style/
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Tue, 13 Nov 2012 11:29:10 PST
Acrylic bow sight http://www.instructables.com/id/Acrylic-bow-sight/
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 11:48:04 PDT