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Old 05-14-2013, 10:23 AM
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The U.P.S. man came down the driveway yesterday carrying a long cardboard tube and when he handed it to me, stated, "that's sure one heavy fly rod." He knows I fish. Approximately 15 pounds, I explained it wasn't a rod; but, a Osage Orange bow stave to build a traditional long bow with. I've been waiting almost 2 years for this piece of wood. For a minute, I thought I should play along with the heavy fly rod comment, but the guy is always friendly and makes sure packages are put out of the rain, etc.
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I am looking forward to seeing the finished product!! I haven't shot a bow in years......too much trout water to explore!!
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I'm looking forward to it also. With my planned fishing this summer, it'll be a winter project.
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fly fishing and trad. archery doesnt get any better shoot a dwyer longbow myself
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