In the below two videos we show you what’s involved in setting up a new bow out of the box so that you can shoot it with confidence. The bow we use in this video is a Black Hunter Recurve with the classic design limbs.
Note that how we cut the fur rest for a takedown riser often varies for Longbows. They often come with a specifically shaped arrow rest that is folded in between the shelf and the side of the bow like on the photo below.
In the video at the end of this article we show how to setup a new string which forms part of your setup for a new bow.