The result was an adapter simply screwed onto my recurve bow which converts it much in the style of a crossbow, using a foot stirrup to hold the bow whilst pulling up the bow string using two hands.
What does BS stand for?
BS stands for Bow String (Runescape gaming)
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In a lab the size of a large closet stands a metal ballista nearly six feet tall, with a bow made from a pair of truck leaf springs and a bow string made of steel cable 1/2 inch thick.
With an arrow nocked and across the rest arm(s), step a few feet behind the bow, sighting along the bow string and cam flats.
In Hindu myth, Kama, the god of love, has a bow and arrows, and the bow string is made up of bees.
The school will utilize structural steel framing with concrete decks, masonry wall construction, aluminum curtain walls and punched windows, metal gable roofing with a bow string truss roof over the gymnasium and cafeteria.
Those rules are apparently based on the theory that such hunters are not able to draw and hold even the modern compound bows, on which cam systems absorb most of the pressure needed to hold the bow string back.
MORGAN Vinci Construction Joint Venture has reached a milestone in the construction of a new bow string arch bridge spanning the River Usk.
And we know the man was an archer because we found 15 arrowheads and also two stone wrist protectors, which stopped the bow string hurting his arm.