Traditional Archery Talk Trad-bows here!

Favorite Longbow?

Old 06-29-2004, 08:38 PM
  #1  
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location:
Posts: 881
Default Favorite Longbow?

Mine has to be my Green Mountain. Anyhow what is your favorite?
ewolf is offline  
Old 06-29-2004, 08:43 PM
  #2  
Typical Buck
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Hopkinsville, Ky USA
Posts: 811
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

I'd have to vote for the Adcock ACS.
arrowsmit is offline  
Old 06-29-2004, 09:48 PM
  #3  
Nontypical Buck
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Spring Grove, Pa. USA
Posts: 2,120
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

I mostly shoot recurves and I still have a Robertson flatbow,but the best longbow I ever had was a Stotler Gamebuster.One heckuva an ugly bow but that thing shot so good for me.I really regret getting rid of it.
JimPic is offline  
Old 06-29-2004, 10:19 PM
  #4  
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Ohio USA
Posts: 373
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

Well I tried a few and still prefer recurves but to pick one longbow I would have to say a chek mate longhorn.
Troy n Oh is offline  
Old 06-30-2004, 07:18 AM
  #5  
Giant Nontypical
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 9,175
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

My current favorite longbow is the one I glued up on my friend's form and finished out on my patio.
Arthur P is offline  
Old 06-30-2004, 07:40 AM
  #6  
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: West Bloomfield Michigan USA
Posts: 262
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

An Art Adkins that I helped build. Like Arthur, when you've got your own labor in it, the bow becomes something special.
Floxter is offline  
Old 07-01-2004, 12:09 AM
  #7  
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Idaho
Posts: 584
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

Will have to say my Selway (LiL Magnum), one fast puppy!!!
RobinHood36 is offline  
Old 07-01-2004, 07:52 AM
  #8  
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Posts: 236
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

My favorite? it happens to be by 64" 55# two piece Longbow, and my second is my 66" 55 pound Bill Price longbow.
Longbow Bowhunter is offline  
Old 07-01-2004, 09:57 AM
  #9  
Giant Nontypical
 
BobCo19-65's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location:
Posts: 7,571
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

OL Adcock ACS, 56 pounds.

BobCo19-65 is offline  
Old 07-01-2004, 09:59 AM
  #10  
LBR
Boone & Crockett
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Mississippi USA
Posts: 15,296
Default RE: Favorite Longbow?

My all-time favorite is my Chek-Mate Crusader, 66", [email protected], yew limbs and cocobolo riser. I've owned and shot this bow longer than any I've ever owned--going on 6 or 7 years now, I think. No idea how many longbows I owned before I got it, much less how many I shot. (had 30-something personal bows at one time)

Others I've shot and liked were Roy Hall's and Rick Anderson's. Several others that have gotten a lot of attention in the last few years that I want to try out if I can ever get a chance--don't have nearly as much time to play at shoots as I used to.
LBR is offline  

Quick Reply: Favorite Longbow?


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.