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How to Sinew Back a Wooden Bow - Part 3

It’s been two weeks and the sinew on our bow is completely dry, so now it’s time to finish it out.  Pictured below: Bow with dried sinew backing… 329 more words

Weapons, Primitive

How to Sinew Back a Wooden Bow - Part 2

So now we have everything organized so let’s start sinewing.  By the way, you probably want to do this in the kitchen or somewhere that has a good supply of water.  592 more words

Weapons, Primitive

Hornbows Vol.6- sinew- backing the prod

Last volume was dealing with the final shaping of the horn- lam. Now the horn- lam has to be backed with sinew- fibres. But before backing the prod has to be wrapped with bundles of sinew- fibres. 256 more words

Bow Reconstructions

Horn bow Vol. 1- selecting, cutting and working the horn

Sorry, I´ve announced the Hornbow Vol.1 to be published today, but when beginning the article I can´t find the corresponding pics. I was almost flipping out, but finally I met the pics in a false folder. 13 more words

Bow Reconstructions