Bear Archery Kodiak Cub Bow. The 48in. Kodiak Cub is patiently handcrafted from select hardwood laminates and then surfaced with black fiberglass for supple strength. Its only purpose is to build the confidence of youngsters and short-draw shooters who are learning archery fundamentals the right way. The Cub is hand sanded and finished in satin with a Dacron bowstring.