Timbers

All timbers used in Gecko Longbows are carefully selected against a range of criteria.
A range of high performance and exotic materials are used for the bows in the handle or limbs.

Some of the Timbers used in Bows include:

Albizia

American Walnut

Bamboo

Used primarily as a core material in the limbs to which a veneer or laminate is applied.

Beefwood

from Grevilia

Bubinga

Bunya Pine

Burdekin Plum

Coachwood

Huon Pine

extremely rare and hard to get in sizes suited to making a bow

Mountain Ash

Myrtle

Purple Heart

Yes this is the real colour

Rock Maple

Rosewood

New Guinea or Indonesian Rosewood

Sassafras

Silky Oak

Tassie Blackwood

Wenge

Zebrano