That really looks like a piece of history....
I am also curious what is the heritage of that bow. She must have some story to tell. Hope someone can id it. Looks like an early takedown. I think Bob Lee lays claim to the first 3 piece takedown produced by his company Wing Archery. This is going to be interesting.
UPDATE: finally done with refinishing this bow
I thought I might post pics of my progress with the bow. I still need to have it strung but all the wood pieces have been stripped, cleaned, and sealed. I used stripper to get the paint and polyurethane off. I then sanded using 250 grit, then 340, and finally 400 to smooth everything out. I used Teac Oil to condition the wood and after a 72 hour drying period I applied 3 coats of polyurethane. I also repainted all of the parts that are black with flat black. I would have loved to have gotten some replacement stickers but I think I am actually liking the look better without them, although a specs sticker would be nice. Anyway, here are the pics. Thanks for the interest.
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