For those not familiar with Border Archery, these fine bows come from Scotland, with a long history in Bow making. Border Archery has been making quality bows in Scotland since 1940. During that time the Company has had various names.
Chek-Mate Traditional Bows by Pete Ward article copyright The Idea of a Bow-Blank from Chek-Mate is new, and this is also a new design from Marc, the Owner and Bowyer of Chek-Mate bows. The new “Beaver Creek” D/R longbow was conceived at the longbow Safari a couple years ago in Alberta when several of us […]
Goshawk Longbows Review by Pete Ward article copyright 60″ D/R “Hunter” longbow 43# @ 28″ Zebra with Osage arc riser. Zebra limbs with Osage core Osage and Zebra riser and tip overlays. This review is on the “Hunter” model Deflex/ Reflex longbow from Bob Zang, Goshawk longbows. The review bow I have is a 60″, […]
Wolverine Longbow by Pete Ward article copyright Sometimes we pick up a bow that just seems too “right” to be true. When I received the Wolverine at the ATBA Jamboree from Abe I knew this was one of those bows as soon as I shot it. The Wolverine is a little brother to the wonderful shooting Cari-Bow […]
Cobra Imaging by Pete Ward article copyright What is Water Transfer Imaging? The most important part is preparation of the article that is going to be printed. (Cleaning, sanding, minor repairs) When the article is ready a primer is then applied for the base coat can adhere to. The base coat is then applied […]