About Longbows

Archery

Archery involves propelling an arrow by use of a string stretched across the opposite ends of curved limb; wherein the archer puts the limbs under load by pulling back on the string either manually or mechanically and then aims the arrow at the target. Upon releasing the tension on the string, the kinetic energy of the limbs is transferred to the arrow and the arrow is launched towards the target.

Article of the Week

The history of the longbow, commonly referred to as the basic

Longbows Articles

Posted In Longbows on Thursday, April 19th 2018
The history of the longbow, commonly referred to as the basic
Posted In Longbows on Thursday, April 19th 2018
The longbow is by nature shot
Posted In Longbows on Thursday, April 19th 2018
While the short bow is highly adaptable with its compact size and flexible nature, it is the longbow that has withstood the tests of time when it comes to reliability, range and power.
Posted In Longbows on Thursday, April 19th 2018
The tradition of the bow and arrow in this country owes its history to the American Indian and the vital part it played in their lives and survival.
Posted In Longbows on Thursday, April 19th 2018
To hunt with a compound bow may put you in the majority of bow hunters with your high-speed, high-tech, accessory-laden, state of the art, $1000 price tagged bow...