This serial number works very well for dating bear bows from 1965-1969 when the first digit of the serial number is the year of manufacture for example, a serial number of 5l212 would be a 1965 bow prior to 1965, the serial numbers for all bear bows were started over every month, making these bows almost impossible to date by serial number alone. 52' bear kodiak magnum 45# i bought this bow to use in a blind or tree stand and because it has a more manageable bow weight i have three kodiak magnums and the other two are 50# and 55# and are not as easy to shoot consistantly because of my progressing arthritis and age. Dating a bear kodiak recurve bow online sex textchat posted by | leave a comment limbs: fashioned with action maple cores, faced with caramel colored glass and backed with a brown glass sleekly radiused for precision shootingtips - layered with brown and white fiberglass, and hand finished to accommodate modern bow strings.
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Thisoldbowcom, silt, co 766 likes we buy, sell & trade vintage fred bear archery equipment including bows, quivers, arrows and memorabilia. There is a possibilty the bow may be older that 1967 as dating a bear kodiak by serial number alone is not sure thing i own over 140 bear kodiaks and have been collecting them for more than 10 years now. Time of dating bear archery bow dating back, the bows of archery super kodiak recurve 822 years there were laws requiring archery of bear archery of makes for dating history dating it few however know of stephen bear kodiak recurve bow and, and my mind the bows colorado springs polar bear bow, maybe it is the archery experts tradtalk main forum. Since we have the opportunity to sell a lot of different items through our ebay drop off store, certain things start to stick out that seem to sell extremely well one item.
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Home » bear kodiak magnum recurve 52in brand: bear the bear kodiak magnum recurve is named after the rugged island and monster bear that fred shot on the ground at just 10 yards or 9 metres. According to research done by al reader of new jersey, who by the way is considered by most to be the most knowledgeable bear collector alive, serial numbers work very well for dating bear bows, but only for the years 1965-1969 when the first digit of the serial number is the year of manufacture. Based on the dating procedures listed below we determined that this was a fred bear kodiak recurve bow from 1965 in excellent condition it was a 60 bow with a 44# pull after we got the bow to our store we noticed that inside the big quiver was a smaller single quiver. Bear kodiak hunter discussion in 'indiana bowhunting' started by tman, jul 16, 2008 jul 16, 2008 #1 in 1959, the kodiak special dropped the leather grip, and in 1961 the kodiak followed suit the grizzly kept the leather grip until 1964 even looking at the catalogs is not a sure way of dating a bear bow, as sometimes the pictures were.
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