Compound Bow is a modern take on a traditional bow. From a piece of artillery of the ancient era, the bow has now taken form of a sport and hobby equipment of modern times. The basic bow is similar in both cases except that the compound bow is a little less manual in operation. It is leverages the tension with pulleys and cables. Even though it still requires lot of skill to be used, the usage of pulley/cam system integrates mechanics into it providing greater precision with lesser physical effort. These days compound bows are mostly used by sportspersons. There are plenty of options with size, price and quality. Each shooter would usually have a favorite type and brand due to the level of comfort required at an individual level. The bows require special care and maintenance if you need them to be precise shooting equipments. Every pulley, every cable tension will make or break a sportsperson’s record hence the need to be careful while choosing the right one.