Huntingdoor Traditional Longbow with String Brown Review
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Bottom Line: This more budget-friendly longbows comes in a traditional style with superior handmade workmanship and will have many draw weight options to accommodate most archers.
The attractive and more traditional appearance is the first thing that will draw many archers to this longbow. But besides the impressive looks, it is also well built with some high-quality material and includes a comfortable riser.
It has also been designed to accommodate most archers with its wider draw weight and length options and its ambidextrous design. Also, it has a lightweight one-piece body design that will not only make it easy to carry but also ensures excellent performance.
Huntingdoor Traditional Longbow with String Brown Review
Performance: Built for Optimal Performance
If you have enough experience with longbows or are willing to learn, you can be sure with this one you will be making some impressive shots within a short time.
It has been built to offer superior performance, and you can be certain that it will never be the weak link for your archery performance.
What truly makes it amazing when it comes to the performance is that it is highly accommodative and almost anyone can use it. However, it will be best suited for beginner to intermediate archers as some professionals might still find its performance a little wanting.
Also, even older kids should be able to shoot it with much ease as it is just 51 inches long from limb to limb, which means they will not have any difficulties handling it. Better yet, it is also a lightweight bow that will be easy to carry around as it only weighs around 600 grams.
When it comes to the actual applications, this is a versatile and powerful enough longbow that you can use for anything you would need these types of bows provided you have the right skill. However, it seems to excel most when it comes to target practice and hunting.
Flexibility: Will Work for Any Archer
Provided you can hold this longbow comfortably, it should work well for you as it has been built to be flexible enough to accommodate all kinds of archers with different draw lengths and weight out there.
This longbow has a draw weight range of between 30 to 55 pounds with 6 options, which are 30, 35, 40, 45, 50 and 55 pounds. Hence, whether you are an armature that wants a challenging enough bow for practice or a serious professional or hunter, this bow will accommodate you.
Also, the draw length will not disappoint because, while many others in its class will hardy go pas the 30-inch mark, this model will give you a draw length of up to 33 inches. What this means is that it will accommodate most adult archers as most will hardly have a draw length over 33 inches.
Another thing that makes this an even more flexible bow is the ambidextrous design as it means that it will be non-directional, and it will hence be ideal for use by both right and left-handed archers.
Design & Construction: As Sold As It Can Get
The design and construction of this Huntingdoor longbow are among its most impressive elements. And this is also one of the main things that will draw most archers to it as it gives it a more pleasant overall appearance.
To start with, this bow has pure handmade workmanship, which should give you some confidence that a lot of attention is paid to every minor detail during the construction since it is made by hand. This makes it both durable and aesthetically appealing.
This bow is also made in a traditional longbow style and using the traditional bow materials to ensure you get a more authentic product. The main materials are acacia and red beech wood. Both are known for being durable and able to maintain a pleasant look for a long time.
To ensure that it will have a more solid feel, the main body is one-piece and designed to be more lightweight to deliver unbeatable field performance. This combined with the ergonomic riser that also has a soft leather cover will ensure you get an outstanding shooting experience.
Also, still on the construction, this longbow will have some beautifully-crafted bow tips that are also handmade.
Noise & Vibrations: Smooth and Silent
This traditional longbow by Huntingdoor is designed to make sure that you will get a stealthier tool for hunting, which you can use any time of the day and in any condition. Hence, it will deliver a smooth draw and a super silent string, and this also makes it perfect for hunting almost any animal.
But, this is not to say that it will be completely free of any noise or vibrations when shooting. You can still feel some significant vibration when you release the arrow . However, the leather on the riser will absorb most of it to ensure you are still able to shoot comfortably.
But, like with any other longbow, it will still be a wise idea to make sure that you tune it up properly before use just to be sure that improper stringing will not end up causing any unnecessary sound.
Price: Good Value Bow
Huntingdoor will ensure you get the best value for your money with this bow. Despite being a solid bow made from some fine wood materials and a top-quality string, the company still offers it for under $100.
Putting it side to side with other 51-inch models made from equally durable materials and within the same draw length and weight range, it is clear this one gives you a much better deal.
Even if you are to factor in the cost of buying arrows and other things like the sight as this models will not include in them in the package, this will still be a great longbow for the money
An affordable one-piece traditional-style longbow made from some fine quality materials and designed to work for any archer and different applications.
Whether you are on the lookout for a hunting or target practice longbow, this Huntingdoor model will give you exceptional service. The 30 to 55 pounds draw weight range accommodates all archers, and it is made with some durable and beautiful acacia and red beech wood.
- Product Name: Huntingdoor Traditional Longbow with String Brown
- Product Brand: Huntingdoor
- Draw Weight: 30 to 55 pounds
- Draw Length: Up to 33 inches
- Overall Bow Length: 51 inches
- Dexterity: Ambidextrous (for both left and right-handed archers)
- Lightweight body design for easy hold and carry
- Ergonomically-designed soft leather riser
- Beautiful handmade bow tips
- 30 to 55-pound draw weight accommodates most archers
- Bowstring included for immediate use
- Superior quality workmanship