Welcome to our forum. A Message To Our New and Prospective Members . Check out our Forum Rules. Lets keep this forum an enjoyable place to visit.

Please consider registering
sp_LogInOut Log Insp_Registration Register
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope


Forum Options

Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed Topic RSSsp_TopicIcon
Question about the Fiddlerman Pernambuco Bow on Amazon
Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 Topic Rating: 0 (0 votes) 
March 21, 2016 - 8:19 pm
Member Since: April 3, 2015
Forum Posts: 22
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

This bow here: 


Does anyone know how it compares to the Fiddlerman Carbon Fiber bow?


My current bow's hair is getting really unresponsive, but it costs more to get it rehaired than it does to buy a new Carbon Fiber bow. I saw the Pernambuco Bow and now I'm curious.


Also, if I were to buy the Pernambuco Bow off Amazon how long is the Satisfaction Guarantee good for? 


Thanks in advanced! 

Fort Lauderdale
March 22, 2016 - 2:58 pm
Member Since: September 26, 2010
Forum Posts: 16058

It's not a high quality Pernambuco bow, but for this price it's well worth it. Usually you have trouble finding a Brazilwood bow that compares at this price.
Most aspects of the bow are fine. The weight, arch, action and balance but they are not as stiff as the finer Pernambuco bows. The camber can change over time and need to be re-cambered. I have, on the other hand, seen the same quality being sold for around $200 from other dealers.

"The richest person is not the one who has the most,
but the one who needs the least."

Forum Timezone: America/New_York
Most Users Ever Online: 696
Currently Online: stringy, Katie M, SiennaAViolin
Guest(s) 51
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Members Birthdays
Today jacarino
Upcoming Killerkhezu, Ferret, visionsalchemy, Preanix, EJ-Kisz, laserbrainz, Writer, chendricks, BillyG, rsmith6322, DeeLight41, EricBluegrassFiddle, ACDSherlockian, Dan
Top Posters:
ELCBK: 4982
Mad_Wed: 2849
Barry: 2680
ABitRusty: 2650
Fiddlestix: 2647
Oliver: 2439
DanielB: 2379
Gordon Shumway: 2096
damfino: 2038
Kevin M.: 1973
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 3
Members: 31101
Moderators: 0
Admins: 7
Forum Stats:
Groups: 16
Forums: 79
Topics: 9890
Posts: 124518
Newest Members:
Leroy Thomas
Administrators: Fiddlerman: 16058, KindaScratchy: 1760, coolpinkone: 4180, BillyG: 3741, MrsFiddlerman: 2, Jimmie Bjorling: 0, Mouse: 4151