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Yew Longbow Making

Yew Longbow Making

Course Provider: Now Strike Archery Ltd

Contact Name: Adam Jenkins

Telephone: 01245 248130

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Address:
Unit 9, Ashtree Farm
Boyton Cross
Roxwell
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 4LP

Course Length: 3 days

Price: £625

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Description:

New this year as an extension to our existing courses we are now proud to offer you the chance to come and make your very own Yew longbow.

Over the course of 3 days we will show you how to select a stave and how to determine where the bow sits within it. You will then start to craft your bow using traditional tools and techniques. We will cover maintaining the integrity of the sap layer and ring chasing as well as tillering and finishing your bow.

As with all our courses lunch is included on all three days and instruction is on a 1 to 2 basis at most. all tools and materials are included and you will go home with your very own bow that you have crafted from the finest alpine yew.

What's included in the price?

All tools and materials are included as are refreshments and lunch on all three days.


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