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Offline Nidhoggr

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Grip for bow
« on: November 25, 2017, 03:24:17 pm »
Been ages since I've posted on here!  I have an english longbow and was wondering if there is any sort of wooden grip I could attach to it?  The reasoning is I don't have the money to currently upgrade and need a bit better of a grip to use preferably with an arrow rest.

I have attached a photo of what the bow looks like.  It was purchased from 3 Rivers Archery in 2011.


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Re: Grip for bow
« Reply #1 on: November 26, 2017, 04:04:05 am »
Try sheets of 1/4" thick cork and wood glue. Use an Ace wrap to compress it while it dries. Then use sand paper to shape it.
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Offline Newindian

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Re: Grip for bow
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2017, 07:29:26 am »
Thick leather also works to build up a handle
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