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Preparedness/Survival Skills/BOBs/Kits/Gear If it will help keep you going when TSHTF, talk about it here.

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Old 04-23-2008, 04:04 PM
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Default Stone Bow

A couple of years ago, I came across an article with instructions for building a stone bow, which is an Asian piece of equipment. I've lost the article. Does anyone out there know where I can find a copy? Thanks
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Old 04-23-2008, 09:12 PM
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Ya mean like a prod? A crossbow thats shoots rocks instead of bolts?
I used to have a link for such a critter, lemme see if I can re-locate it.
L
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Old 04-23-2008, 09:23 PM
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Default Re: Stone Bow

Is this some type of torsion powered bow? That would be cool.

Rick
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Old 04-27-2008, 09:25 PM
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OK, its in a back issue of
http://www.primitivearcher.com/mm5/m...gory_Code=BIUS
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http://www.adrax.com/watsons/stonebow.htm
"Arbalete a Jalet, Pellet crossbow, Prodd:
A crossbow set up to shoot stones instead of bolts," from the above link.


Lex
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Old 05-26-2008, 03:35 PM
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Default Re: Stone Bow

Very interesting, but cannot seem to find much material on this.
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Old 05-27-2008, 03:30 AM
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Default Re: Stone Bow

http://www.ctmuzzleloaders.com/ctml_...bulletbow.html

This is a good little article about stonebows as well.

Best wishes,
April
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