Making a longbow step by step 02

Den Bogen raus haben … Bau eines Langbogens

Teil 01: Holzauswahl, Abmessungen, Freilegen des Jahresrings, Vorbereiten des Rohlings …
Teil 02: Freilegen des Jahresringes, Anzeichnen des Bogenprofils in Draufsicht und Seitenansicht, Aussägen des Bogenrohlings, Vorbereitung zum Tillern, Anarbeiten von Facetten …
Fortsetzung folgt …

Teaching the bow to bend … Making a longbow

Part 01: Wood selection, dimensions, preparing the growth ring and the outline of the stave …
Part 02: Exposing a growth ring, outlining the bow profile in top and side view, sawing out the bow stave, preparation for tillering, working out the facettes …
To be continued …

Making a longbow step by step 01

Making a longbow step by step 01

Den Bogen raus haben … Bau eines Langbogens

Teil 01: Holzauswahl, Abmessungen, Freilegen des Jahresrings, Vorbereiten des Rohlings …
Teil 02: Freilegen des Jahresringes, Anzeichnen des Bogenprofils in Draufsicht und Seitenansicht, Aussägen des Bogenrohlings, Vorbereitung zum Tillern, Anarbeiten von Facetten …
Fortsetzung folgt …

Teaching the bow to bend … Making a longbow

Part 01: Wood selection, dimensions, preparing the growth ring and the outline of the stave …
Part 02: Exposing a growth ring, outlining the bow profile in top and side view, sawing out the bow stave, preparation for tillering, working out the facettes …
To be continued …

Making a longbow step by step 02

Teaching the bow to bend… MAKING A LONGBOW

Teaching the Bow to Bend: Making a LongbowMaking a longbow in only two days? No sweat! In their two-day workshops, the bowmakers team of Kunst-Griff introduced many enthusiastic beginners to the basics of making a wooden longbow–demonstrating each action step by step, in a comprehensible and clear way. This compact book, now in color, brings their workshop to you! Covering basic topics like ideal wood selection and the individual parts of a longbow, as well as more advanced construction like tillering, leather grips, bow stringers, Flemish splices and bowyer’s knots in detail, this guide provides you with the basics to get started with the fascinating hobby of bow making.

Size: 6″ x 9″ | 183 color images | 80 pp
ISBN13: 9780764345951 | Binding: soft cover

Publisher: www.schifferbooks.com
Authors: Linda Schilling and Michael Wlotzka

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