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Has anyone had much experience with Carbon fiber bows?
Some examples are: Codabows, Arcus bows, Spiccato bows, and Arcolla bows

There are getting to be more of them in the marketplace.

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Has anyone had much experience with Carbon fiber bows?
Some examples are: Codabows, Arcus bows, Spiccato bows, and Arcolla bows

There are getting to be more of them in the marketplace.


New fad.....that's all.
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New fad.....that's all.
I've noticed a growth in the last ten years. It's may be that good bow wood is becoming more rare and expensive.
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I've noticed a growth in the last ten years. It's may be that good bow wood is becoming more rare and expensive.


*In a Western accent*

Yeaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhhhhhh, I've been heard that theyr cuttin' down them rainforests these days.....)
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Before you know it we'll start running out of carbon fiber trees.
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Pernambuco supply is a definite problem. Not sure if that is the main driver for carbon fiber bow development, though.

http://www.ipci-comurnat.org/eng01.htm

The website of the International Pernambuco Conservation Initiative.
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