Re: Question about bow pull weight
- --- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, "Cian of Storvik" <firespiter@...>
> And on another comment about draw weight, when someone tells me they
> are thinking of going for as a high a draw weight as they can handle
> for the flatest tragectory, I tell them that Lochlan Silverwolf is a
> big guy and could probably pull more then any one I know, but has
> highest score I've ever heard of and he only uses like a 30 or 35#bow.
>What Laochlain does is shoot a bow that he can pull comfortably and
> Just remember what I always say...WWLD...."What Would Lochlan Do?"
consistantly for several hours at a time, there is no need for
Laochlain Silvewolf....(as the wolf slinks back into the shadows)
- On Thursday, May 4, 2006, at 11:14 AM, J. Hughes wrote:
> Of course there were the vogelschutzen. But, a lot of the woodblockI have seen some nice examples of those in Braun's "Historical Targets".
> prints from Germany show circular targets. By the end of period the
> target faces were painted works of art, usually circular. One of the
> prizes at a schutzenfest was both the shot-up target and an unshot-at
>Could you tell me where to find that information. Does the picture of
> There is information on the targets used for competition in both
> Ottoman Turkey and Mamluke Egypt. I even just recently came across a
> picture of crossbowman shooting at a target in medieval Egypt...
he crossbowman show the target in any detail?
> Charles O'Connor