Take-down bows and longbows
(Carriage Bows) and hand made
mahogany bow boxes with brass
The take-down longbow
is a bow that comes in two half's that are joined together
at the handle when in use. It is also known as a carriage
bow, named after its use as protection in horse drawn
carriages where space and ease of transportation were a
Green Man Longbows use
a high quality steel and brass sleeve and socket system in
our take-down longbows that is suitable for all laminated
and self wood bows up to around a 50lb draw weight.
Click on links below for more photos of Take
Laminated English longbow, (Take Down), Hickory-Yew,
45lb at 28"
Laminated English longbow, (Take Down)
Hickory-Purpleheart-Lemonwood, 44lb at 28"
Laminated English longbow,
(Take Down), Hickory-Lemonwood-Bloodwood,
40lb at 28"
Take-down Longbow, storage /
These attractive and
durable boxes are hand made in a Victorian style, using Mahogany
and brass fittings.
They come in two sizes, the first being
designed to hold just the bow and
six arrows in the lid and the second which has an extra layer of
six arrows stored under the bow.