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David Knight's Bow Wins October BOM for Laminates!
« on: November 05, 2009, 01:49:37 pm »
Congratulations to David Knight of Hickory, North Carolina
Bamboo Backed Ipe for Texas Wins the Laminate Category

http://www.primitivearcher.com/smf/index.php/topic,15459.0.html
(David didn't want this in BOM but gave in when I reminded him how inspirational his bows can be - OldBow)
From David:
This is one I just built for to take to Texas for a hog hunt that I will be going on in 11 days or so..    It is 58" ntn 55# at 26" I did tiller it out to 62# at 29" this way I can let somebody else use it if need be.. The riser is Hickory,Osage and Brazilian cherry.. The power lam is Canary wood. It is stained with burgundy and black.. I hope to make some meat with it soon!!
I think these folks agree that David's bows are, indeed, inspirational
"David, you got those things down to an art, nice bow. " -Dano
"I usually don't like these RD BBsomethings...  Too modern for a guy with a trowel.  
This one is just too beautiful though.  Especially the stain on the Bamboo. The pigs will throw themselves at you." -Dauntless
"you sure make some purty sticks . love the colors !! , keep em coming!!" -ken75
"David -Another awesome bow.  I really like those narrow tips.   Hope you make some bacon with it.  Good Luck,  If you are not happy with it 55# @26 is perfect for me" -ricktrojanowski  

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Offline BearG

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2009, 02:56:53 pm »
Congrates David great looking bow
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Offline medicinewheel

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #2 on: November 05, 2009, 04:45:43 pm »
Hey David! Congrats on a well deserved win!
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Offline nugget

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #3 on: November 05, 2009, 06:29:55 pm »
Good job Dave.
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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #4 on: November 05, 2009, 07:19:32 pm »
hey i knew that was the one, very well deserved.
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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #5 on: November 05, 2009, 09:16:43 pm »
Great looking bow brother, you are a true craftsmen and your honorable spirit shines through in your work.. Hawk
IT IS BETTER TO LOSE WITH HONOR. THAN TO WIN THROUGH DECEPTION...


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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #6 on: November 05, 2009, 09:18:53 pm »
Congrat's David! One heckofa pretty bow and fine weapon - you deserved that one ;).
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Offline The Singing Bowyer

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #7 on: November 05, 2009, 09:29:17 pm »
My kinda lady...ALL CURVES!! ;)
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Offline Keenan

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #8 on: November 05, 2009, 10:45:21 pm »
 David you just keep making them beauties. Congratulatons

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #9 on: November 05, 2009, 11:44:05 pm »
well this is the one I voted for... Well deserved win for such a fine looking bow...  Congrats!  -josh
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Offline NTD

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #10 on: November 06, 2009, 12:30:03 am »
It got my vote as well, now I want to see it kill some pigs....
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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #11 on: November 07, 2009, 01:29:36 pm »
Well no pig blood.. :-[ .. But had a great time !! Thank you guy's for your support.. I love to build these and hope to have a couple new ones for you to look at soon.. ;) 

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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #12 on: November 07, 2009, 01:54:25 pm »
Man,
        Look  at that  bamboo:)
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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #13 on: November 09, 2009, 05:47:33 am »
Beautiful bow David,very well done. :)
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Re: David Knight's Bow Wins BOM for Laminates!
« Reply #14 on: November 09, 2009, 07:28:48 am »
Another great looking bow! Congratulations!
Greg

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