Bow Report

Find out what’s new and hot in the bow arena. Our editors share reviews and specifications.

The Parker Poison 30 is for the avid deer hunter who wants to spend well under $1,000 and still enjoy a quiet and pleasant shooting experience.

For bowhunters wanting a smooth draw and pleasant shooting experience, the Darton Spectra-e is a great choice.

Think a fast bow can’t be a smooth bow? If so, you need to check out the Obsession Fixation 6XP.

If your archery shop customers have avoided very fast compounds because the bows aren’t pleasant to shoot, then the PSE Xpedite will certainly surprise them.

The Quest Thrive hits the elusive sweet spot between quality and value. It’s a pleasant shooting bow offering more than adequate speed for hunting any North American big game animal.

We test the new 2018 G5 Prime Logic, which replaces Prime’s Centergy, a bow best known for its steadiness, forgiveness and general shootability.

The flagship 2018 Bowtech Realm features a number of brand-new Bowtech technologies. See how it performed in our tests.

Obsession is known for producing very fast bows that sacrifice only a very small amount of shootability. The Turmoil takes a new, slightly different direction in the Hybrid Cam DE, a true hybrid-cam configuration as opposed to the two-track eccentric designs driving Obsession’s other bows.

The Edge SB-1 is driven by Bowtech’s famous Binary Cam System, which slaves the cams together for better and more consistent timing and makes tuning easier to achieve and maintain.

In an era of smooth, pleasant-shooting bows, it’s remarkable that any manufacturer can generate a lot of buzz for producing smooth, pleasant-shooting bows. That’s what Elite has done with its new bow — the Elite Tempo.