Topic: Dojigae and Taming a Gakgung
I've seen many Korean videos where bow bracing is done but in those it looks the bow has already thoroughly been tamed. When the bow is being braced by the dojigae in those videos it looks like this right before bracing:
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However when a hornbow is first received it looks like this:
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I was wondering if for very new bows, some extended time on dojigae is required before going any further in order to shape the bow more into its proper bracing form.