Making a Bow and Arrow for Bow Hunting

How to home craft primitive bow hunting equipment.

Making a Bow And Arrow Rasp
Use a rasp to work the handle down to a size and shape that feel comfortable in your hand. Thin and taper the limbs gradually toward the bow tips. There is no one best size or shape for a traditional American Indian bow, but strength and aesthetics should be taken into account.
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