• Advertise with us
Project by jerif posted 01-24-2014 03:31 AM 2605 views 17 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

62” Zebra longbow with maple limb laminations in the limbs. I threw in a couple pictures taken during the build process. One picture is of the numerous laminations on the benchtop before glue-up. Other photos are of the bow being glued up a various stages on the form. It takes about 30 C-clams with this method. The entire form goes into a home-made oven as the apoxy cures. Black fiberglass on the front and back of the limbs.

3 comments so far

View HillbillyShooter's profile


5811 posts in 3625 days

#1 posted 01-24-2014 03:41 AM

Very nice and particular thanks for sharing some of your process.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

View Vince's profile


1306 posts in 4762 days

#2 posted 01-24-2014 06:36 AM

Nice work

-- Vince

View Scott R. Turner's profile

Scott R. Turner

276 posts in 4522 days

#3 posted 01-24-2014 08:06 PM

Lovely work and very interesting to see bow making!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics