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knightd

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2200 days ago

I build all wood and wood composit bow’s.. There is no stain at all It is the natural color’s of the wood’s I used..Osage,Ipe,hickory and purple hart..(http://i312.photobucket.com/albums/ll323/knight3169/kids%20bow/handle-1.jpg )Here is a couple of pic’s of my work. I hope you enjoy them.

http://s312.photobucket.com/albums/ll323/knight3169/kids%20bow/

Dave


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Eric

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#1 posted 2200 days ago

Very cool! Thanks for sharing that link, Dave. Might want to put a pic or two in your blog post as a teaser!

Here's a tutorial to show you how.

-- Eric at http://adventuresinwoodworking.com

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Dano

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#2 posted 2199 days ago

Sweet bow, if you’re anywhere near central Oklahoma our trad shoot is the 26th and 27th! Love to see you show your work off!

-- Dan in Central Oklahoma, Able to turn good wood into saw dust in the blink of an eye!

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#3 posted 2199 days ago

Those are sweet looking. When we were kids we had a lot of fun with the bow. I was never very good at it, but it sure was fun.

-- Like a bad penny, I keep coming back!

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knightd

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#4 posted 2199 days ago

Im in north carolina. just moved up here from the sunshine state. Thank you for your kind compliment’s.

Dave

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SteveKorz

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#5 posted 2199 days ago

SSSSSSSWWWWWWWWWEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEETTTTTTTT!

Very nice job!

-- As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17) †

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knightd

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#6 posted 2199 days ago

Im in the proscess of finishing the little brother to this one.. I am giving them away at a helping kid’s event this up coming weekend.. one for teens and the other for the wee little one’s.. I will post pic’s of the smaller one as soon as I’m done with it.. Dave

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steveosshop

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#7 posted 2198 days ago

Really nice bows! Great job. You should blog the process of making one if you get the chance. I would be really interested to see how it all goes together.

-- Steve-o

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knightd

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#8 posted 2198 days ago

I could do a build along. The next one I build I will try to get good pic’s and explian the process I use but im no expert so you guy’s will have to bear with me..

Dave

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TedM

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#9 posted 2189 days ago

Knightd, I for one would would be in the front row for that one. Looking forward to seeing how you do your craft. :)

-- I'm a wood magician... I can turn fine lumber into firewood before your very eyes! - Please visit http://www.woodworkersguide.com and sign up for my project updates!

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#10 posted 2189 days ago

Very nice…. Do you sell them?

-- "Everything that is great and inspiring is created by the individual who labors in freedom" -- Albert Einstein

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Karson

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#11 posted 2189 days ago

Great looking Bow. I second the turorial.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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knightd

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#12 posted 2189 days ago

Sorry it took so long for me to get back with ya’ll. I had major computer problems.
Chris, yes I do sell them. I have one on ebay right now. I’m hoping to get a really good outcome on this. Thanks again for all your kind compliment’s.
Dave

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