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Old 05-15-2017, 07:38 AM   #1
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My husband and I practice shooting bow all of the time. We were tired of setting our bows and all our stuff on the ground. We decided to build our own bow stand with a place for everything. This contraption includes a place for two bows, arrows, and beverage holders. The beverage holders can also be used to hold accessories, i.e. releases, gloves, rangefinders.

The entire stand was made with 20 feet of pvc. We used a chop saw for all of the pvc cuts. We had roughly 10 inches of pipe leftover when it was finished.
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Old 05-15-2017, 07:39 AM   #2
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Old 05-15-2017, 07:41 AM   #3
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Old 05-15-2017, 08:15 AM   #4
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Really cool - you should patent and sell it
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Old 05-15-2017, 09:01 AM   #5
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Slick
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Old 05-15-2017, 09:03 AM   #6
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The key essential with the cup/can holder! Awesome build.
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Old 05-16-2017, 10:09 AM   #7
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nice!
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Old 05-18-2017, 08:55 PM   #8
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I have built a couple, but not with beverage holder, great idea, never even considered it. Great
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Old 05-18-2017, 09:09 PM   #9
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Fill the base with sand.......
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Old 05-20-2017, 10:52 AM   #10
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Pretty cool. What did you spend in PVC$? Well done
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Old 05-20-2017, 01:00 PM   #11
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That it awesome...yep, I'd buy the plans.
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Old 05-20-2017, 01:09 PM   #12
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That's GREAT. Like the "accessory" holder as well.
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Old 05-20-2017, 01:37 PM   #13
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I like!
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Old 05-21-2017, 06:14 AM   #14
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Thanks for all the positive comments!! The cost of the PVC was roughly $50. We also thought the beverage/accessory holders were a good addition to the project.
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Old 05-21-2017, 07:52 AM   #15
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Thanks for all the positive comments!! The cost of the PVC was roughly $50. We also thought the beverage/accessory holders were a good addition to the project.
You know it is very good when men on MY lease offer to PAY for plans and material to have at the lease. Very good job.
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Old 05-21-2017, 05:50 PM   #16
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That's nice I think I'll have to build me one really soon
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Old 09-28-2017, 02:16 PM   #17
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yep def building one of these when i get off
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Old 09-28-2017, 07:56 PM   #18
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awesome!
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Old 09-28-2017, 08:01 PM   #19
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cool project
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Old 09-28-2017, 08:34 PM   #20
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Can you share the material list and measurements? My son and I are looking at something similar.
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Old 09-30-2017, 07:13 AM   #21
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Oh boy
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Old 09-30-2017, 07:34 AM   #22
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Very nice. I built a PVC bow/arrow stand out of PVC in 2013. I like this one better than mine though. Mine got broken on the move from PA so I need to build a new one.

Mine back when I first built it.

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Old 09-30-2017, 11:13 AM   #23
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Looks like it would want to tip over forward with the bows mounted.
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Old 10-01-2017, 08:51 AM   #24
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Cool idea...is the bottom weighted down with anything?
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Old 10-02-2017, 08:47 PM   #25
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I built a similar one years ago but not with the brace you have in that one. Mine's due for rebuilding so I'll add that to mine.

Good job!
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Old 10-05-2017, 07:02 AM   #26
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Thats very cool
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Old 10-06-2017, 09:46 AM   #27
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Great idea! Thanks for sharing.
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