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  1. Need Help identifying bow/more info then i already know

    General Archery Discussion
    i need more info on this bow i do have some but more would make me happy thanks too all in advance for any help. here is what i know from some hard searching thinking its a browning challenge bow one of only 30 made they made #30 to #60 this bow is #31 so its the second one ever made it was...
  2. Identifying antique compound "Graham's Compound" need info

    General Archery Discussion
    So, I found this guy sitting in a thrift store, have never seen one like it before, and for the price, I was not going to let it out of my hand from the instant I saw it. However, I have no information on it, can not find anything out about it other then it was Mfg by Allen. I took it to a local...
  3. Antique Longbow identification Possibly Native American?

    Traditional Archery
    Hello all, I was cleaning out the basement in my 1930 townhouse and I found the longbow stuck up in the rafters. Im not sure what kind of wood it is, maybe hickory. I am located in central Indiana. Im thinking that it could possibly be Native American since it appears to be handmade and has...
  4. Antique bear archery company recurve bow, can't identify it?

    Traditional Archery
    Ok guys, I have been doing a bunch of research on the various models of antique bows made by bear. This bow I happened upon while looking through a goodwill, (the one in my area gets a decent bow or two every once in a while) and it was purchased for only $10. I have been a long time archery...
  5. Old Chinese Crossbow...does anyone know anything about this thing?

    History Talk
    Hello! I'm new on here, but I really need some help identifying this bow. My husband and I bought it at a flea market. It came with the bolts and everything, and looked very old, so I knew we'd be idiots to pass it up. We want to get it appraised so we can insure it if needed, but we have no...
  6. Need a little help on the arrows ...

    Traditional Archery
    Trad guy's can you help Help Me figure out these shafts ?? Approximate year ? Value ? You can pm me if you wish. I wont sell them here . When I get a good idea I'll post em up on the classified's. posted in the general forum: http://www.archerytalk.com/vb/showthread.php?t=1761005
  7. Need info on these arrow's..history buff's??

    General Archery Discussion
    I recently acquired these arrow's. I cant find much info on them. Just that there Old Pearson Port Orford cedar's. Both set's are a '205' series. Both came out of the Pine Bluff Arkansas plant. Anybody got an idea of age ?? What is the value ??? I mean there obviously too old to shoot, but they...
  8. Red Head Thunderbird Bow from the '50's

    History Talk
    I have a laminated recurve (dark and light woods, faced with fiberglass) Red Head Thunderbird Bow from the '50's, purchased in new york city and owned by me since new. I think it is a 50# pull. I once saw an ad for this but can no longer locate it. Can anyone help me ascertain its value...
  9. Tri-State Archery Corp Owens Turk "100" Bow

    History Talk
    I have a Tri-State Archery Corp Danbury Conn. bow that I am trying to find some info on. It is an Owens Turk "100". Nothing else is written on it. It is in pretty good shape, but I can't find anything on the manufacturer or the bow. Any information is helpful!!
  10. Old Bear Compound

    General Archery Discussion
    I recently traded an old muzzle loader for this bow. I don't know anything about it other then it looks like its in excellent condition. Would love to find out more about yr, specs and rough value. It is a 30" DL and 60#
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