Stringing and Unstringing with the Two-Man Crouching Method: This is the safest method for beginners to string and unstring a bow.
Stringing and Unstringing with the Step-Through Method: This method for stringing and unstringing a bow is not recommended for beginners. Seek supervision from an experienced archer if you are doing this for the first time.
Waist Cable Stringing Method: This method is good for stringing bows that are too heavy to be strung using the other two methods.
Please see this page.
Each Mariner bow comes with its own bow sock and one D75 string.
Our name, the Cinnabar Bow, is an allusion to the cinnabar-red colored bow used by the legendary archery Yi (羿) to shoot down ten suns. Cinnabar itself is red mercury sulfide. Although it was toxic, cinnabar was used in ancient China to decorate things with a vermilion-red color (items such as lacquerware). Thus, a "cinnabar bow" (which is our abbreviation of "cinnabar-red bow") carries the symbolism associated with mythic archers of old.
We sell basic thumb rings in various sizes. Please see the Rings page for more information.
We are willing to replace or repair a damaged bow within six months after you receive it as long as the bow is braced and shot in a responsible manner. Whether or not we replace/repair the bow is at our discretion. Here are some examples of situations for which we will not replace/repair the bow: