Bows 1980-1989 - Click Photos to Zoom

York Archery (1985)

Stemmler Archery (1982)
Centaur (40" axle to axle)

Browning Archery (1989)
Vortex X and Ambush X

Bear Omega / Indian X series, Archery World, September 1982

Martin Pack Rat take-down compound

Prototype cam test bow. (1986)
Design includes round roller wheels
on each limb with the cams in brackets on the riser.
(Howatt Archery, Martin Archery)


Martin Cougar Pro Series (1982) features double wheel cable guard.

Two Radical Bow Designs, Bow & Arrow, June 1989

Jim Cox "Black Ram" (1987)

Martin Cougar Pro Series (red) 1980-81 with stainless arm dual wheeled cable guard with threaded holes in rod to adjust wheels and choose a 5 pound override This bow also featured single groove eccentrics.
Golden Eagle (1982) featuring similar cable guard and custom wood inlays.


Darton Stinger, Archery Business, December/January 1989

Browning Archery (1982) with X-Cellerator Cams

Two Radical Bow Designs, Bow & Arrow, June 1989

Hoyt Archery "Contender", Button Buck" and "Stag" (1984)


Bear Archery "Compound Bow Kit" (1981)

Bear Whitetail Hunter
featured 3 weight adjustment system

Jeffery Archery "44 Magnum" (1981)

Pearson Archery
4 wheel model
40% let off


PSE Archery (1986)
Jet-Flite and Jet-Flite Express

Hoyt Archery (1985)
"Rambo" compound


Jeffery Archery (1983)

Jennings Compound Bow Kit (1989)

York Archery (1983)
"CNC-1" with "Alpha cam"
early CNC riser compound

Darton Archery (1986)
wood riser side track cams


Bear Archery "Delta V" (1981)

PSE Archery "Excalibur" (1982)


Firebird Hunter Bow, Archer World, November 1983

Jennings "Silverstar" (1980)
featured inlays with etched Turk, Egyptian and English artwork.

Darton Archery (1989)

Rare prototype cam in string design
This bow was made using a
Howatt Mamba recurve
Cam is built in to bowstring. Makes
an interesting design but not one that
works. The cam hits the limb when shot.
This bow also features a cable guard with
a roller and slide.
(designer unknown)


Two Radical Bow Designs, Bow & Arrow, June 1989

Golden Eagle
"Hunter Turbo" (1989)

Martin Archery (1983)
Jaguar, Cougar Magnum, Cougar II,
Warthog B, Cougar Magnum with cams,
Bobcat with cams.


Indian Archery Tracker, Bow & Arrow, August 1980

Bear Archery (1983)
Bio-Tech single track cam


Bear archery Delta-V, Bow & Arrow, December 1981

Pearson Archery
"Mach 1" (1981)
adjustable in 1/2" draw
lengths ad 5 lb weight

Delta V (close up)
shows draw module and string bumper

Jennings Unicam (1987)

Bear Archery BioTech Cam, Archery World, May 1983

Proline Archery (1987)
Medallion Series with hand painted animals

Darton 700 I/T, Bow & Arrow, August 1989

Martin Onza 1980's-1990's
Shown above is a special edition
gold plated model.

Crazy bow. Built just for fun. Made almost impossible to shoot.
The sight window is a standard
right hand design but the grip is upside down. One limb and cable is white, the other is black. One limb has an eccentric wheel the other has a cam.
(Martin Archery 1985)

TSS Quadraflex (1989)


Barnett Archery "Sioux" (1988)

Bear Archery (1984)
Tamerlane and Super Kodiak
with BioTec single track cams

Production model version 2

PSE Mach II (1983)
with photo of Pete Shepley

Two Radical Bow Designs, Bow & Arrow, June 1989

Golden Eagle Archery (1987)
Double Eagle with hand painted animals

York Archery CNC-1, Archery World, May 1983

Pearson Archery (1982)
Shadow and Equalizer

Bear "Delta V"

Martin Archery (1988)

Bear Archery (1984)
Super Brown Bear, Brown Bear
and Pronghorn Hunter

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