Monthly Archives: January 2013

How to Build a Bow: Making the Take-Down Sledge Handle Bow

In this build-along Mike is going to try to help all those looking for a source of hickory and those wanting to see how a take-down longbow is made. How to Build a Bow: Making the Take-Down Sledge Handle Bow … Continue reading

Posted in Boarrior Bows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Archery: The Walk of Shame

Imagine: You are shooting in a league or some sort of archery competition.  The first line steps up and shoots their three arrows, then you step up with the second line to shoot your three arrows.  Now, everybody walks to … Continue reading

Posted in Archery Education | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

How to Build a Bow: Best Design for a Beginner?

Mike explains why he feels the Mollagabet is the best and easiest design for the beginning bow builder. How to Build a Bow: Best Design for a Beginner? See more Boarrior Bow Videos on the Mollagabet bow: Bow Build Along … Continue reading

Posted in Boarrior Bows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Robin Hooded Arrow – Good or Bad?

We all know the tail of Robin Hood and his ability to split an arrow with his arrow on command.  It seems though that many are still confused as to what it is to actually Robin Hood an arrow.  Please … Continue reading

Posted in Archery Education | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

How to Build A Bow: Another Proper Grain Pattern Video

It is important to find the right grain pattern in the board that you are going to make into a bow if you are not going to use a backing.  In this video, Mike gives another explanation on how to … Continue reading

Posted in Boarrior Bows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Archery: Form is Everything

If you have been shooting for any length of time you know how important it is to utilize proper form.  No matter which style of archery you choose to practice, your form is everything.  Practicing with poor form can lead … Continue reading

Posted in Archery Education | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

How to Build a Bow: Determining String Nock Angle

In this video, Mike explains how he determines where to cut the nock channels for the bowstring. How to Build a Bow: Determining String Nock Angle The idea is to not have any sharp angles that can wear your string … Continue reading

Posted in Boarrior Bows | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment