How to Measure a Recurve Bow String?


Unstring the bow if you don't know the distance between the tips of the recurve bow. Measure with a tape measure. The string should be 4 inches shorter than the distance of the ends. You can confirm the length needed by allowing the old string to return to its original length. This takes a day. And then measuring the string.
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How to Measure a Recurve Bow String
Before the invention of the compound bow, the recurve bow was the last word in both power and accuracy in the realm of archery. Today, despite the popularity of the compound bow, the recurve bow still sees action in the hand of amateur hobbyists and... More »
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1. Unstring the bow-if necessary-and lay it flat on the ground. 2. Use your measuring tape to measure the distance between the two tips of the recurve bow. The appropriate length
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put the string on one end, put that end on top of your right foot put the bow behind your left calf, bend it around and attach the other end of the string.
measure from nock to nock along the belly of the bow and buy a string 3" shorter.
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