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the string of an archer's bow

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Bowstrings should be waxed periodically, but be careful not to overdo it.
Remnants of original bowstring trusses are incorporated into the new building.
If an archer did not keep the promised meeting, then the other archers might cut his bowstring, that is, `demolish him for an archer'.
Cam-operated bows are most accurate when used with mechanical bowstring releases.
I use Winnner's Choice bowstrings made with BCY fibers.
Soon a string-making machine that Gail devised solved the common stretching and unraveling problems that 'plagued bowstrings of that era.
Distinguished US violinist Anne Akiko Meyers also gave a lightning-fast, technically accomplished rendition - broken bowstrings notwithstanding - of Samuel Baber's Violin Concerto.
Rather than pulling bowstrings, Pace was pulling legs.
Until three years ago, all modern bowstrings were made of multiple Dacron [TM] strands.
The Xplorer SS is geared up with a string and two cables made with BCY 8190 Lightning Bowstrings, which are advertised to reduce peep rotation through their bundle-building process.
Suitable for all types of bowstrings and cables, it's based on 100% natural beeswax developed and tested in Germany by bowstring experts.
In times past, all bowstrings were made of multiple Dacron strands.
XS cams are outfitted with BCY 8190 Lightning Bowstrings.
Overdraw arrow-rest attachments were popular last year, and we saw the first "cableless cable" bows with lighter, faster synthetic cable systems and bowstrings.
The Carbon Air measures 32 inches between the axles, has a 6 1/8-inch brace height and features a FlexSlide 2 cable-containment system, Backstop 4 string suppressor, SHOCK MODZ limb dampers and America's Best Bowstrings Platinum string and cables.