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Crossbows

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A crossbow consists of a bow-like construction mounted on a stock and oriented horizontally. Crossbows can have a compound or recurve construction. Compound crossbows, much like compound bows, rely on a series of cams, or pulleys, to reduce the draw weight of the bow. On recurve crossbows, the tips of the bow curve away from the archer, which increases the speed of the bolt. Arrows, or bolts, are loaded on top of the stock.

29 December 2021, 3:13 pm

You Got Archery Equipment for Christmas. Now What?

It’s Christmas morning and the excitement of the day is palpable. You’re enjoying your time with family and/or friends, celebrating your own traditions in your own way, and you open your gift: It’s a new bow. You’re eager to try archery but admittedly have no idea where to start or what to do next. Don’t […]

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