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Turkis bow making is very difficult, very expensive and requires patience. Turkish bow making stage need long time (about two years) and there is 50% chance when you finished. However Kepaze is simple training bow. When you start firstly with kepaze, you will earn skill about wood working and making bow.
You can make two type kepaze bow.
First bow is very simple and cheap. You can finish as soon as possible.
You will need small amount hide glue, sinew, 2 pieces wood for sals, 1 piece wood for grip, 2 pieces wood for bash.
Hide Glue: Any type of hide glue is possible. If you dont find hide glue, epoxy resin or any typ of wood glue is ok.
Sinew: Sinew is important material is making bow. You can buy or prepare your own.
Wood of sals (50cmx4cmx0.6cm): You must use maple (acer campestre) if you find. If you dont find you can use any typ of wood.
Wood for grip (18cmx4cmx3cm):You can use any type of wood but it must be hard wood (for example beech wood).
Wood for bash (20cm3cmx3cm):You must use hard wood (for example beech wood).
Wood of grip dimentions:
Grip gluing to sal:
Another bow is a little bit complex but making is not difficult.
You can choose that one.
You can see some pictures about second one kepaze from ensariculum viewtopic.php?f=9&t=188
Esselamu aleykum ve rahmetullah ve berekatuhu.