Archery | Making Bowstrings – String Material

There’s a difference between these strings, and it’s not colour. Now many people want to get into making bow string thinking “Man, I really want to make this awesome red bow string.” And we go online, and then you see this: Wh… wha… what the heck is all this? What’s BCY? What’s dyneema? How much […]

Archery | Arrow Nocks – Correct Size

One of the really small things that can be overlooked in archery. And I do mean literally small It’s the size of your nocks. Now for most people, this won’t really matter. But it does matter. As most of you know by now, when you nock the arrow it clips on to the string and […]

Archery | Making A Two-Colour Endless Loop Bowstring

Welcome to another string making tutorial. Today we’ll be making a two color endless-loop string using BCY 8125G red and black. The process for making the string is identical to making a single color string. If you’re unsure have a look at my other string making tutorial. I’ll be pointing out things to watch out […]

Archery | String Maintenance

[shhh-thunk] A lot of people ask what do I need to do to maintain my string. The answer is simple: you wax it. You can buy sticks of bow string wax like these. This smaller one is a Bohning Accelerator wax. It’s a wax and string conditioner. Sounds like something you put in your hair, […]