The bow pulley works MUCH better than the tillering stick! I'd
recommend installing one in the garage or somesuch place. It lets
you see much easier where the bow is working, and where it is static.
--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
, Godwin FitzGilbert de Strigoil
> This is the same thing that Jay St. Charles uses. Having used it,
> say it gives you good visibility of where the bow is working and
> it's not.
> >The version I saw (from Gene Winters) is a vertical 2x4 with the
> >notch to hold the bow so it's pointed at the ceiling. Then the
> >hooks onto the bowstring, down to a pulley at the base of the
> >along the floor to another pulley.
> >This lets you pull upward on the rope, so you can watch the bow
> >the scale as needed.