The repeating crossbow has all the handling characteristics of a fine repeating rifle of the slide-action type. In the hands of an experienced crossbowman, it will deliver five shots in five seconds with near-rifle accuracy over ranges up to 40 yards.

This homemade crossbow guide will teach you how to make your own crossbow with thorough step-by-step instructions and illustrations. You will learn:

  • How do I cut the pieces to make a homemade crossbow?
  • What are runners?
  • What is the purpose of the offset in the slot?
  • How does the bowstring engage?
  • What dimensions should a homemade bow be?

With excellent figures, making a homemade bow is a great home project or an ideal mission for the hardcore survivalist.