Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: New target stand
- Perhaps as a project I may try it. It is a very interesting concept. Would I be willing to let someone shoot me with a live arrow... uh NO. I'm thinking hide glue although I believe I've heard of one with cheese? that is durable.RunaApprentice to Mistress Shanahan
----- Original Message -----From: TerranceSent: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 7:30 PMSubject: [SCA-Archery] Re: New target stand
NO THANK YOU!! lol.
but it does bring up some interesting questions on their methods.
1. what kind of glue did he use? was he using something period?
2. what poundage bows were those? older warbows are usually(not sure on greek era) heavier than most bows mundanes use today.
3. How many layers total did they use, and what made them pick that amount?
enquiring minds want to know!!!!
--- In SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com, John Edgerton <sirjon1@...> wrote:
> To really get the "point" (Pun intended) of this post, you need to look at the 8
> minute video (about a third of the way in on the video) at the site. The site
> has interesting information on the Greek Linothorax body armor and modern
> reconstruction and testing of it with sword, axe, spear and arrows.
> And I do not care if he was my professor, I still would not stand still for
> that. ;-)
> From: Sher M <runa.herd@...>
> To: SCA-Archery@yahoogroups.com
> Sent: Tue, March 20, 2012 10:41:49 AM
> Subject: Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: New target stand
> http://www.uwgb.edu/aldreteg/Linothorax.html Then there are those done in the
> name of research...