Flemish Arbalest

Flemish Arbalest

C$1,445.00Price

The Flemish Arbalest is based on a common 17th century Flemish target bow, itself an example of a design ubiquitous throughout western Europe from the middle ages through the Renaissance. The square-sectioned walnut tiller features a pronounced palm rest below the nut, as well as an elongated stock that rests on top of the shoulder, creating a very robust platform for accurate shooting. The steel lock plates with brass screws add a nice visual flair, while the steel bow irons hold the prod and stirrup securely to the stock, and make it very easy to fine-tune the accuracy of the bow.

 

Materials

Tiller: Walnut with maple inlays

Prod: 70lb (Aluminium), 100-130lbs (Steel), 150lbs (Fiberglass)

Nut: Delrin

Trigger and lock parts: Steel

String: Dacron

Bindings: Steel

Bolt clip: PVC

 

Dimensions

Brace height: 3in/76mm

Power stroke: 8.5in/215mm

Tiller length: 38in/960mm

Prod length (nock to nock):  approx 27in/690mm