It can be pretty difficult to find quality traditional bows for sale as not many can still claim to know the ancient techniques of making them. There are a still a few however that still make them in the traditional way. They come from all parts of the world and many of these even sell their wooden bows on Amazon, though the really good ones can still be pretty expensive.
Hungarian style Handmade Longbow Flagella Recurve HorsebowHungarian Handmade Flagella Horsebow is a model that performs quite decently and is beautifully crafted; this traditional bow is truly a great bargain and will not disappoint. It comes in draw weights from 30-60 lbs.
If you just need the bow for decoration then you shouldn’t have too much trouble finding one that is both cheap and looks well, but if you want one that will also perform well on an archery range, then not just any bow will do.
The quality of wood is extremely important when making traditional bows and not every maker is prepared to pay the price for the best wood and it’s also very important where the wood was harvested, as colder climates and higher altitudes usually yield a more durable and therefore better wood. We have made sure in our research to only include makers that use only high quality materials.
We have done our best to find the best traditional bows for sale available, so you won’t have to undertake this lengthy research.
Cheap Traditional Bows for Sale
Here we will give you some examples of cheap traditional bows for sale and despite their low cost they will still perform decently. We have done our best to find traditional bows for sale UK.
Cobra Snakeskin Traditional Archery Hunting Horsebow HandmadeSnakeskin Traditional Horsebow is another example of great value for the money; it comes in draw weights from 30 to 80 lbs. and is crafted from high quality materials and is a worthy addition to any collection.
Montana Long Bow may not be an actual replica of a historical model, but can still be said to be a traditional bow. It’s a pleasure to shoot and is manufactured by Bear archery, which has a good reputation for quality. It’s very light and has a surprisingly smooth draw.
Of course no collection of traditional bows would be complete without a Classic English Longbow and Rudderbows Archery has produced one that is affordable, historically accurate and performs quite well on the archery range. In my opinion every archer should own at least one of these.
Mongolian horse archers have once been one of the most feared fighting units in the world and when shooting this traditional Mongolian bow you will come to see why. Superb craftsmanship; they don’t come much better at this price. It’s available in draw weights from 20-80 lbs.
Traditional archery is a wonderful hobby and even people who usually shoot modern models and compounds can still find it to their liking and I sincerely hope that some of you will at least try it.