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34861Re: [SCA-Archery] What is Period Archery.

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  • Jim Pickette
    Oct 31, 2013
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      Is "durable" one of the goals of the Period Archers' Guild?
      Please clarify, ye Pros From Dover.

      Your wisdom is needed real, real soon.

      JoO

      ---- Doug Copley <doug.copley@...> wrote:
      > I have to agree here. If the horsebow uses fiberglass so that it lasts
      > longer than the longbow should have the same rights. A cheep longbow that
      > sells for $80 is not going to last 5 or 6 years of heavy shooting.
      >
      > Vincenti
      >
      >
      > On Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 6:15 PM, Kevin Smith <kevinsmith5@...> wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > Find me a durable (the reason for allowing fiberglass in horsebows, right)
      > > all wood Longbow for 100-200.
      > >
      > > On Oct 31, 2013, at 7:13 PM, Bai-Or <baiorofred@...> wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Selfbows in longbow style are comparable in price to fiberglass limb
      > > horsebows, usually somewhere between $100 to $200 dollars for an entry
      > > level bow. I have seen longbows that would qualify for as low as $80 and
      > > horsebows as low as $100. So, fiberglass does not make an entry level
      > > horsebow cheaper than an entry level longbow, just makes it not $1100
      > > dollars.
      > >
      > >
      > > EĆ³gan
      > > Archery Captain, Shire of Mynydd Seren
      > > http://rangersofmynyddseren.wix.com/archery
      > >
      > >
      > >
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