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36408

Re: horsebow

The society requirements for archery equipment are in the SCA archery handbook located here:
Terry Thompson
Jun 3
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36407

Re: horsebow

Kingdoms can choose to make more restrictive rules than Society, as far as I understand. I was not present at the incident that lead to their current (possibly
Adrienne Brown
Jun 3
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36406

Re: horsebow

Interesting comment. Within this year an attempt was made to ban PVC bows at a Society level. This was disallowed by the Society Earl Marshal. So, PVC bows are
Ranif
Jun 2
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36405

Re: horsebow

Theses last two posts have cut to the heart of the issue. "properness" is not an SCA concern, it is a personal concern. When the SCA was founded, it ws
Carolus
Jun 2
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36404

Re: horsebow

If your desire is to be as period-accurate as possible—for Yourself—all well and good. Do or don’t bring your fiberglass bows to practices or events,
scheherazade42
Jun 2
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36403

Re: horsebow

As the Northern Regional Archery Commander of the East Kingdom, safety is my first and main priority at the archery range. In the East, FYI, PVC bows are
Adrienne Brown
Jun 2
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36402

Re: horsebow

Richard, ... This is a different question entirely. If the horsebow fits with the rest of your kit, it is perfectly fine. Greece, Southern Italy, Sicily, and
James Koch
Jun 2
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36401

Re: horsebow

It amazes me that people in the SCA are not aware that Hungary and Poland are part of Europe, not to mention Spain. People also underestimate trade. The
James Koch
Jun 2
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36400

Re: horsebow

the technical problem with the horsebow is that they are not well suited for the environment of western Europe. They tend to delaminate in the humidity and
richard johnson
Jun 2
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36399

Re: horsebow

Hmmm...what about all the Crusades to the Middle East? Nope, no souvenirs for those infidels... And who was that Italian guy? Marco Polo? Oh, yeah he's in the
J Vernon
Jun 2
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36398

Re: horsebow

This reminds me of an argument I got into back in the early 70s. A guy was all upset because someone showed up in Arab attire at an event. The guy claimed
James Koch
Jun 1
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36397

Re: horsebow

Which would justify a scot in a kilt carrying a katana. On Tue, May 23, 2017 at 11:06 PM, Carolus eulenhorst@... ... -- Rick Johnson
richard johnson
Jun 1
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36396

File - The Society Seasonal Archery Challenge.doc

File : The Society Seasonal Archery Challenge.doc Description : Society Seasonal Archery Challenge-general rules
    SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
    May 31
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    36395

    Re: horsebow

    There is no "properness" for the SCA. In fact, it would be entirely conceivable for a western persona who spent time in the middle east to have come back with
    Carolus
    May 24
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    36394

    Re: Summer SSAC poll results

    ... The final results are in for the Summer SSAC and there is no need for a run off. The winner with 28 votes is ôGroupingö. The votes, from both SCA Archery
    John Edgerton
    May 23
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