Category Archives: 1950′s

Rare 1958 Kodiak Bow – Left Hand – ONE OF A KIND!

This bow came to me with after-factory camo paint on it.  I decided to strip it and was floored to find a bow beneath the paint that I had never seen before. This ’58 has tan fiberglass, something I’ve neverRead the Rest »

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1959 Fred Bear Kodiak Recurve – Vintage Bow

This is an all-original 1959 Kodiak!  Original strike plate, arrow rest, and grip.  I’ll let the pictures do the talking – you’ll never find another on the market in this condition today. Next to the signature take-downs this would beRead the Rest »

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1959 Bear Kodiak Special

This is an all-original 1959 Kodiak Special in great condition.  There are no stress cracks and the limbs are straight.  The tips are really nice with no separation or wear. This bow has two-tone wood in the sight window andRead the Rest »

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1959 Fred Bear Polar – Gorgeous Bow!

This is a 1959 Bear Polar with the dark Rosewood sight window, very rare and hard to come by, in fact I don’t think you’ll find another like this on the market today.  This bow came to me in excellentRead the Rest »

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1953 K4 Bear Kodiak – Vintage Bear Bow – Great Condition – New Grip

Own a piece of Bear Archery History!  This 1953 Bear Kodiak K4 can be yours today! This is a gorgeous bow – a great piece of Vintage Bear Archery history.  All 3 decals are present and in excellent condition.  ItRead the Rest »

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1956 Bear Kodiak With New Limbs

When this bow came to me it had a crack completely through the upper limb – it was unshootable.  I sent it off to Mike at Maddog Archery to put new limbs on the bow. Mike added overlays above andRead the Rest »

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1959 Bear Grizzly – Restored with Timber Rattler Skinned Limbs

Up for sale is a project bow that came to me in poor & battered condition.  I had really bad stress lines on the back of the limbs, with minor stress on the belly. I had to strip the originalRead the Rest »

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1953 Grizzly Static – Vintage Bear Bow

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This is an amazing piece of history in excellent shape for it’s age.  Original grip, no refinishing done to this bow to my knowledge at all.  Tips are mint, shoots like a dream – this is a hard bow toRead the Rest »

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1958 Bear Kodiak – Amazing Vintage Fred Bear Archery

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This is an amazing bow – you just cant pass it up once you hold it in your hands.  This is the nicest 1958 that I’ve ever seen – I really hate to list it for sale, but in myRead the Rest »

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1958 Bear Kodiak Special

This is a very nice 1958 Kodiak Special, a piece of history for your wall, or hunting camp.  It is 66″ long and pulls 47# for a 28″ draw.  I’d rate this bow a 9 of 10, with minimal wear.Read the Rest »

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