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Started Oct 16th, 2017 at 1:02am by Alan
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New Bows!
A great idea by Bowstalker, a thread on members new bows, a show and tell, skite session if you like but also an information source for those in the market.

Started Apr 8th, 2013 at 6:15pm by Sagepig
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Bowhunting tips and tricks
DONE wrote on Mar 25th, 2012 at 8:57pm:
That does sound like a good idea! Maybe you could add that to the thread with tips and tricks I read somewhere...

OK I will kick it off, I am sure there's heaps to share
Cut a slit on the in...

Started Mar 27th, 2012 at 10:09pm by Swodem
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23 days to go
Have been to our camp several time to cut field grass and start baiting corn and apples. Went out foraging apples this morning have 4 crates will take to camp tomorrow and set up my portable blind. So...

Started Sep 9th, 2021 at 2:24am by Jimbag
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done it now!!!!
After years of umming and aggghhhing I finally are the owner of a hunting capable bow.takedown 50lb recurve wood n glass laminate to be precise.
got it home and attempted to restring....over 4 da...

Started Jun 6th, 2020 at 9:04pm by Micky Duck
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Angle shooting
Went out for a walk last night after the rain had gone, saw heaps of animals and finally took a shot at a hind at 40 yards uphill and cooked it completely- arrow was well under but at least I got one ...

Started Mar 5th, 2021 at 6:27am by Radar
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By: Falcon01
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make’n a Maire bow
g'day everyone Smiley. I've been into bow building for some time using mostly native woods, last week I got my hands on four beautiful Maire staves and the last thing I want is to ruin one because of some...

Started Feb 28th, 2021 at 8:51am by Harland Forge
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Making a bow
Has anyone had a shot at making a bow, I'm giving it a go using a piece of lance wood I had sticking around the house - basing it on an English long bow design.
Plenty of plans and designs on the...

Started Sep 3rd, 2015 at 7:37am by Radar
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Kanuka selfbow build questions
Hey guys, new to the forum and bow hunting, but have been rifle hunting for 25 years or so. Recently taken up trad bow hunting and building my own bows. Last weekend I cut a good kanuka that yielded 7...

Started Mar 27th, 2020 at 6:03pm by Hunter_Nick
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bow for a beginner
hi all
I have been hunting for a long time now and am keen to have a crack at bow hunting.
looking at compound bows and wondering if getting full set up for under 1k is realistic?

Started Dec 1st, 2020 at 6:23am by shots
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Went for a walk with purpose
Every year around this time a big old Billy shows up on my place. Ive watched him with temptation for a couple of years now as I knew he would be up there with some of the biggest Ive shot. Trouble wa...

Started Nov 26th, 2020 at 4:11pm by Shankspony
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