Re: [SCA-Archery] Digest Number 1962
>Subject: Re: Where would you look for a bow?supplier, The Footed Shaft, or the classifieds through "stickbow.com" may be
>You can try from several traditional archery suppliers. The traditional archery
sources for used bows.
>For my first bow, I paid 180.00 new for a PSE Impala 40# recurve. Still have it,
>> I have been watching this list for a couple of months. A couple of
>>months ago I bought what appeared to be a bow that would work for me.
>>It was marked with a 40 pound pull, it was a longbow made of hickory
>>and cherry woods.
>> The problem is it was mismarked. Its more like 80 pounds for a
>>pull. I am new to this kind of archery and that is just too much
>>weight for me.
>> Can any of you recommend a site to look for a used or affordable
>>bows? Something other than Ebay too. All the bows there seem to go
>>for new prices.
>> I would prefer a recurve at about 40 pounds. I do not care about
>>woods or color or brand name. Just a functional bow that will work
>>for SCA stuff.
>> Thanks for you help.
>> This is a great list for info.
>> Mike E. of Stormvale, Pentamere, Middle Kingdom.
and it shoots great.