What makes a recurve bow different from other type of bows is that the recurve's tips are curved away from the archer,while the bow is unstrung. Also, unlike the other bows, the string of a recurve bow touches some parts of its limbs, whenthe bow is strung. With its construct, a recurve bow stores more energy, compared to straight-limbed bows, therefore, it also gives much force on the arrow once it is released.
During the recurve bow's humble beginnings, it was traced to primarily spread in Egypt, Asia, and the Middle East, as early as the second millennium BC. Recurve bows are also found out to be used as weapons by the Roman Imperial archers, as well as in the British Isles. It was also spread in selected parts of Europe and the North America, primarily used as their firearms.
Nowadays, a typical modern recurve bow is the one that is used by the modern archers in the Olympics, and other competitive affairs. Much advancement had been introduced and utilized with the modern recurve bows that are available today, in order to give the customer the best performance with these top of line kinds of recurve bows.
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Here are the recurve bows available in our store:
1950s Bear Archery Glass Powered Cub Bow SA135 62 60
Time Remaining: 5h 52m
2015 Fleetwood Archery Monarch Takedown Recurve Bow 62 Right Hand 50
Time Remaining: 19d 4h 18m
Buy It Now for only: $109.99
58 RH 15 Samick Little Fox Youth Recurve Archery Childs Bow Traditional Camp
Time Remaining: 6h 2m
Buy It Now for only: $105.99
2015 PSE Snake 60 Recurve Bow Silver
Time Remaining: 11d 16h 57m
Buy It Now for only: $39.99
Diamondback Venom Custom Longbow
$152.50 (6 Bids)
Time Remaining: 6h 14m
Hoyt Fred Eichler Signature Series Buffalo Recurve Bow RH 45 60 800
$426.00 (24 Bids)
Time Remaining: 7h 11m
Bear recurve bow
Time Remaining: 6d 16h 23m
Buy It Now for only: $55.00
HICKORY LONG BOW FLATBOW 30 35 POUNDS
Time Remaining: 7h 36m
Buy It Now for only: $85.00
Archery Recurve Bow approx 45lb The Tough Guy 56 of Bad to the Bone
Time Remaining: 8h 32m
There are different types of recurve bows that are available in the market, and that they usually vary in length, colors,quality, and prices.
The most basic recurve bow has a riser made from machined aluminum. It may also be constructed from wood ormagnesium alloy. These are highly important to consider because the characteristics of these materials allow the bow togive high performance by maintaining accurate geometry. These risers also usually have pockets for a clicker and 2 pressure button locations. While its limbs are more often made from fiberglass, carbon and wood. These are laminated with syntactic foam core and carbon fiber laminations in order to give strength, as well as lightness, and stability to it, especially with different weather conditions. There are also recurve bows that can be dismantled, so that it’s easier to pack and carry especially in long trips.