Re: bow stringing
- --- In SCA-Archery@y..., "Joe Irvine" <graewulf@y...> wrote:
> 2 words for you... bow stringer.... It's the best method and theBe very careful even when using a stringer, I found out the hard
> safest and it will work on any bow.
> From the desk of:
> Joe Irvine
way. While stringing my target bow (olympic style bow, 36#) the
stringer slipped out from under my foot and took off vertically. The
bow jumped in my hand, and while it didn't strike me, it did startle
me. So I froze in place for what felt like 30-40 seconds... Then my
stringer landed on my head. I must have jumped about two feet
I still use a stringer for laminated recurves. Light weight
(less than 30#) recurves and straight bows I string with the push-
Thus have I seen...