Black locust recurve

Black locust static recurve This stave has a few knots on one limb and had a sideways bend in the middle but the other side is really clean. After roughing out I corrected the sideways bend in the handle with steam. It also has some twist but I could not […]

Ipe/Boo static recurve

Ipe/Boo static recurve Lately I am on a self bow kick but I have always wanted to try a static laminated recurve. So in-between some self bows I started this one. My lam bows are almost always backed with bamboo and for the belly I use either massuranduba or ipe. […]

Black Locust static HLD

Black locust static This bow came from a stave I got from a fellow bowbuilder in the Netherlands. It was quite big so I decided to split it in two, this is the first bow from that stave. The stave had some propellor twist and a sideways bend in the […]

Hazelaar HLD

hazelaar hld

Geen platte buik Eén van mijn favoriete bogenbouwers die vaak bogen post op het primitive archer forum is Simon Siess (primitive-bows.com) uit Duitsland. Hij maakt echt prachtige bogen en is een paar jaar geleden begonnen met zogenaamde “Hollow Limb Design” bogen. Hij heeft de theorie dat vooral bij kleine diameter […]