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Compound Bows

Locations: The Arrow Shop

Compound bows are hand-drawn, hand-held bows with a mechanical component that reduces the draw weight and increases the speed of the arrow. Cables and cams (or pulleys) ease the draw and reduce the bow’s holding weight (called let-off). These vary from traditional bows in that they have these added mechanisms, and are often heavier. Depending on your skill level, shooting interest, capabilities, and simple preferences, a compound bow could be the right type of bow for new shooters. The bow you choose will be custom fit to your draw length and draw weight for maximum comfort, safety, and performance.

Compounds vs. Recurve Bows

30 June 2020, 1:00 pm

Compounds vs. Recurve Bows

There’s something simple and primitive about recurve bows. And there’s something powerful and modern about compound bows. So which should you choose? That depends on your interests and what you want to accomplish with a bow and arrow. Must you have the latest and greatest in machinery and electronics? Or are you a minimalist? Some […]