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RE: FW: RE: [SCA-Archery] Archery Calculation

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  • Sean Lewis
    I understand now. I just got my Bow and it has a Wooden Shelf on the Left side. Aedan Sam Cohen wrote: Some longbows do not have a
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      I understand now. I just got my Bow and it has a Wooden Shelf on the Left side.

      Aedan

      Sam Cohen <saintelmo.1@...> wrote:
      Some longbows do not have a shelf for the arrow so the arrow rests on
      the hand (usually with a glove) of the archer. Other bows have an arrow
      rest built into the bow so the arrow rests on a shelf.

      Demetrious

      -----Original Message-----
      From: Aedan Joseph MacIsaac [mailto:kc5zya@...]
      Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2003 3:48 PM
      To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: FW: RE: [SCA-Archery] Archery Calculation

      What is meant by Bow that shoot off of a shelf compared to one that
      does have a shelf?

      Aedan


      --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "Sam Cohen"
      wrote:
      >
      > (Aedan, sorry for the direct reply I meant to send this to the
      > list). Keep up the good thinking and have FUN!!!!!
      >
      >
      >
      > This is a fine idea, however there are other factors that need
      > to be taken into account before determing Spine weight of your
      > arrows. Each bow is different and has a different "sweet spot"
      > for spine. Bows that shoot off of a shelf need different spine
      > than the same weight bow with a arrow shelf. The only way to
      > get the "true" best weight is to test fire several different
      > weights and see what works the best for your bow.
      > >
      > >
      > >Just my opinion YMMV
      > >Forester Demetrious the Undecided (Middle Kingdom)
      > >
      > >>--- Original Message ---
      > >>From: aedeanmacisaac
      > >>To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
      > >>Date: 5/27/03 10:12:36 AM
      > >>
      > >Hello fellow archers. I am a beginner and according to what
      > I have
      > >>read I have came up with this Spreadsheet to help me figure
      > out my
      > >>Spine Shafts poudage for my arrows. I am posting it to get
      > you to
      > >>try it and if you have any suggestions or criticisms feel free
      > to
      > >>help me cultivate it for beginners like me. It took me a small
      > time
      > >>to try and figure out what to buy for an an arrow and maybe
      > this
      > >>will help my fellow Archers that are new like me. I have posted
      > it
      > >>in the Files. Please open it and try it out.
      > >>
      > >>Aedan MacIsaac
      > >>
      > >>
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