The primary and secondary materials used do not give additional attribute bonuses: all bows give Ranged Damage, and nothing else. The quality of the materials does still affect the value of the Ranged Damage bonus.
Researching bows crafting has no prerequisites, and is required to unlock crossbow crafting.
Base Recipe Edit
List of Bows Edit
Best examples, based on ranged damage and sorted by Ranged damage|Weight. For full list of recipes please consult dedicated articles or this spreadsheet.
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