The Medieval Crossbow Kit Version 1.2
The Modern Armbruster Medieval Crossbow Kit is back - this time with steel! Perfect for beginner makers or experts, the kit includes all the parts you'll need to build and customize your own medieval crossbow. The tiller is rought cut from black walnut wood, and has all of the holes and recesses pre-cut for the lock parts and prod. The trigger lever and stirrup are steel and designed in a central European medieval style. The string is a continuous loop made from 60 strands of Dacron for speed and toughness. The steel prod is manufactured has an approximately 100lb draw weight with an 8.5 inch powerstroke. To finish the assembly, the kit comes with 10 meters of 4mm hemp cord for binding on the prod and stirrup, 1mm hemp cord for securing the included Delrin nut, and a bolt clip formed from white PVC. All this kit needs is your craftwork and creativity to shape, finish, and assemble the crossbow!
The Medieval Crossbow kit is available starting January 3 at 5pm EST, until January 13th at 5pm EST. Kits will be produced over the next 6-8 weeks, with expected shipping by the middle of March. Shipping is calculated at checkout.