Shortbow

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For shortbows in general, see Shortbow (weapon).
Shortbow detail.png

The shortbow is the weakest bow in Old School RuneScape and can use arrows up to iron. Players can purchase this bow from Lowe's Archery Emporium in Varrock.

Players are supplied with this bow along with several bronze arrows as their first ranged weapon on Tutorial Island.

Members can make a shortbow through the Fletching skill at level 5. First, a player must cut an unstrung shortbow from logs, granting 5 Fletching experience. Then, the player must string the unstrung shortbow with a bow string, granting 5 experience.

Bonuses
Attack icon.png Attack bonusesShortbow equipped.png
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+0+0+0+0+8
Defence icon.png Defence bonuses
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+0+0+0+0+0
Melee.png Other bonusesSlot
Strength icon.pngRanged Strength icon.pngMagic Damage icon.pngPrayer icon.png2h slot.png
+0+0+0%+0List
Attack speed
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Combat styles[edit | edit source]

Combat options Combat style Experience Boosts
CombatStyles bow.png Accurate Ranged and Hitpoints Accuracy and damage
Rapid Ranged and Hitpoints Attack speed by 1 tick
Longrange Ranged, Hitpoints and Defence Attack range by 2 squares

Drop sources[edit | edit source]

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SourceLevelQuantityRarity
Giant skeleton (Lair of Tarn Razorlor)100 Multicombat.png1Common
Reward casket (beginner)N/A Casket.png11/43.75
Skeleton (mage)94 Multicombat.png1Uncommon

Store locations[edit | edit source]

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SellerLocationNumber
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Price
sold at
Price
bought at
Members?
Lowe's Archery EmporiumVarrock4Coins 25.png 50Coins 25.png 27F2P icon.png
Gulluck and SonsGrand Tree4Coins 25.png 50Coins 5.png 12P2P icon.png
Dargaud's Bow and Arrows.Ranging Guild20Coins 25.png 50Coins 25.png 25P2P icon.png
Hickton's Archery Emporium.Catherby4Coins 25.png 50Coins 25.png 25P2P icon.png
ArmouryCombat Training Camp4Coins 25.png 75Coins 25.png 25P2P icon.png