Kodabow Crossbows

Building amazing recurve limb crossbows in West Chester, PA for over a decade, with a simple design that works in the most demanding situations. Tough components and fewer moving parts keeps you in the field. Whether it's "game on" in Africa, Texas or Ohio, you can depend on innovative features like a quiet limb design, firearms grade trigger, a slick anti-dry fire system and a full length machined rail and receiver coupled to adjustable AR components. These crossbows are quiet, accurate, powerful and built to stay that way shot after shot.


Monday, 21 March, 2022 For Information - (1) We do not do repairs on compound bows or compound crossbows. (2) In July 2021, we closed our Indoor Range operation in Exton, PA.
WE HAVE KODABOW APPROVED CROSSBOW ARROWS AND LUMENOKS IN STOCK. Broadheads and bowstrings are also in stock. (2) Outdoor Archery Lessons in traditional archery will continue during nice weather days and can be scheduled in advance by following guidance at In April, 2021, Kodabow ceased the production of new crossbows and business operations as Kodabow Inc. Coincident with the retirement of the Founder, Chuck Matasic, Kodabow expected to RESTART PRODUCTION in Spring 2022 but a very interested party decided to not move forward. We will pursue and explore discussions with other interested parties during the April - July period and if successful, be in position to ship for the Fall season. The company has a substantial parts inventory available which is positive for resuming full activities. Accessory sales will continue through this website with order fulfillment through ASC, LLC. . Our customers with Kodabow Crossbows will continue to receive support for Kodabow product and will be able to order items like bowstrings, broadheads or obtain repair parts. With the combination of the ongoing COVID effects, the retirement of founder Chuck Matasic, and various supply chain management challenges during the past year, it was both a supply chain and economic decision to decrease activity. Over the last decade, there has been no equal to Kodabow Crossbows for dependable performance and effectiveness in the field. From Africa to Pennsylvania, these bows have delivered tremendous value and performed in the most demanding circumstances ..... whether the quarry on the hunt was Whitetail Deer. Elk, Hogs, Turkey, Plains Game, Hippo or Cape Buffalo - hunters have used Kodabow Crossbows with high confidence. If you own a Kodabow Crossbow, you probably understand that quite well. Customers can communicate with us at the email address below. Any private parties, industry peers or related archery concerns interested in assuming manufacturing operations , please contact us. EMAIL:

**** Kodabow supports an Outdoor Archery Range at the West Chester Gun Club and frequently conducts archery training at the facility. We can assist you in joining the Club to participate in archery and have a place to shoot. ****

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Crossbow Products

At Kodabow, we build recurve limb crossbows in the USA
using state of the art manufacturing processes and materials.

Recurve Crossbows
by Kodabow

Kodabow crossbows are built on a common core platform that weighs 8.3 lbs including basic grip, scope rail and stock components. All of our crossbow models weigh the same and have the same geometry. The bow spans 34" in width and is 27" when cocked. The length is 34" to 38" because of the adjustable stock. We engineer each recurve limb set per its weight class. That means the Kodabow 185 lb limbs are made slightly different than the 200 lb limbs. (The other way to do it is to make one set of limbs and pull them


Overall weight is a funny thing when it comes to crossbows. Because our crossbow has an exact "midpoint balance", most shooters find the Kodabow very easy to handle. View the short video on the EL-2 sling (see videos section of our homepage) if weight is a concern. With the EL-2 sling, you can still hunt and stalk all day long with a cocked and loaded Kodabow and be instantly ready to go. With the full length rail underneath the crossbow, you can also attach an accessory bipod, put on your ghillie suit, and go to a prone position on the ground if circumstances dictate.

"What model would be best for me?"

Our answer is that most shooters should begin their search with a Koda-Express 185 or a Zulu 200. These are very stout crossbows and will take any game animal in North America but offer a great combination of lower noise, high speed, extended string life, and ease of loading . These are the most popular Kodabow models. The 225 Big Rhino is the beast of the lineup and offers slightly faster speeds with increased cocking effort but at 40 yards, performance is similar to the lighter weight models.

Recursive Crossbows

Kodabow - Simulated Hunt

The Kodabow Way

Initial Crossbow Assembly

Kodabow 360 Degrees!

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