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How to Make Your Own Bow and Arrow



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Want to brush up on your archery skills but don’t have a bow and arrow? Check out this video tutorial and learn how to make your own.

How to Make Your Own Bow and Arrow

Interested in bow hunting or brushing up on your archery skills, but don’t have a bow and arrow? Don’t worry. This video tutorial from ZNA Productions on YouTube teaches you a quick, easy way to make a bow and arrow at home using only a few basic supplies that you most likely already have in your tool collection. If not, most of these can be easily obtained and are inexpensive.

Supplies you’ll need:

  • 1″ and 3/4″ PVC pipe
  • Heat gun
  • Drill with 1/4″ bit or a hacksaw
  • Dremel tool
  • Sharpie
  • Paracord
  • Milk jug
  • Electrical tape
  • Giant nail
  • Dowel rod
  • Gorilla glue

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Check out the video below for the full tutorial.

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  1. Marcia McCluskey

    January 25, 2016 at 11:07 AM

    I am a excellent shot with a bow

  2. Steve

    September 17, 2016 at 10:18 PM

    Just wanted to say thanx that was wonderful and I look forward to the crossbow you mentioned.

  3. Tim Carmichael

    January 23, 2019 at 3:27 PM

    Grew up making bows and arrows with whatever trees were around, but need one in a week.. I think this fits the bill!

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