Skip to main content

New Archery Release Aids for 2020

These are the top new release aids making a splash at the 2020 ATA Show!

New Archery Release Aids for 2020
T.R.U. Ball Beast XT Hybrid (Emily Kantner photo)

T.R.U. Ball XT Hybrid

T.R.U. Ball XT Hybrid

T.R.U. Ball’s Beast XT Hybrid features a one-piece head with a multi-positional trigger for forward or relaxed trigger placement. The release aid’s quick-loading, open-hook design allows for fast attachment to a D-loop, while its travel-adjustment screw provides easy and secure trigger adjustment. The Beast XT Hybrid’s ergonomic “X-tra Tough” body helps it keep the string in line with the direction of the release’s pull, preventing the torque that often results from traditional release aid designs. The body also provides archers with additional grip for a secure draw. MSRP: $114.99 | truball.com

Spot Hogg Tuff Guy

Spot Hogg Tuff Guy

Spot Hogg’s Tuff Guy is a single-jaw, full-capture release aid that locks securely into place when the jaw is closed around the D-loop. The trigger is weight-adjustable from “scary light” to “Can I get a little help here, please?” and has zero creep. The Tuff Guy can be folded back out of the way when the bowhunter needs to climb into a stand, range an animal, etc., and its length can be micro-adjusted for a perfect fit. The Tuff Guy is available with a black leather buckle, a Realtree camo buckle or the BOA system. MSRP: $119.99-$149.99 | spot-hogg.com

Fletcher Archery Precise Pro

T.R.U. Ball XT Hybrid

Fletcher’s Precise Pro T-handle release aid is about fit as well as function. With itsadjustable thumb trigger and sear tension, sling wrist strap, 360-degree rotating head and four-finger design, the Precise Pro can accommodate a number of shooting preferences while providing a smooth and seamless release with zero torque. The Precise Pro is available in a brushed-metal finish. MSRP: $109.99 | fletcherarchery.com

B3 Archery Alpha

B3 Archery Alpha

B3 says its Alpha release aid is setting new standards in the dual-caliper-release world, and with good reason. The Alpha’s roller-sear design and adjustable trigger provide a clean release shot after shot, and its blackened stainless-steel jaws are fully radiused for use off the bowstring or with a D-loop. Two connector styles — a swivel stem and a flex connector system — are available, allowing for 11 length settings or infinite length adjustment, respectively. MSRP: $84.99 | b3archery.com


GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Recommended Articles

See More Recommendations

Popular Videos

New for 2021: Bear Redemption EKO, Legit RTH Compound Bows

New for 2021: Bear Redemption EKO, Legit RTH Compound Bows

Bear Archery's newest bows - Redemption EKO and Legit RTH - are light, adjustable and fast.

The Science & History of Scent Thief

The Science & History of Scent Thief

Russel Epperson, inventor and partner of Scent Thief, explains how the company got its start, and why their products are so effective in blocking unwanted scent.

New for 2021: Elite Archery Bows, Slick Trick Broadheads and CBE Sight

New for 2021: Elite Archery Bows, Slick Trick Broadheads and CBE Sight

Learn more about two new Elite Archery bows, the Enkore and Remedy, two new broadhead from Slick Trick and a new site from Custom Bow Equipment (CBE).

Crossbow Review: TenPoint Havoc RS440 XERO

Crossbow Review: TenPoint Havoc RS440 XERO

The all-new 2021 offering will certainly be one of the most accurate long-range crossbows ever built.

See More Popular Videos

Trending Articles

Paper makes perfect when it comes to bowhunting. How to Paper Tune a Bow How-To

How to Paper Tune a Bow

Patrick Meitin

Paper makes perfect when it comes to bowhunting.

If you need to bring deer close — and keep them around through the season — these new options are for you.New Attractants, Scents and Seeds for 2021 ATA Show

New Attractants, Scents and Seeds for 2021

Mark Taylor - January 14, 2021

If you need to bring deer close — and keep them around through the season — these new options...

Following Bill Winke's step-by-step process for setting up and tuning a bow.Step-by-Step Bow Setup How-To

Step-by-Step Bow Setup

Bill Winke

Following Bill Winke's step-by-step process for setting up and tuning a bow.

See More Trending Articles

More ATA Show

Learn more about two new Elite Archery bows, the Enkore and Remedy, two new broadheads from Slick Trick and a new site from Custom Bow Equipment.New for 2021: Elite Archery Bows, Slick Trick Broadheads and CBE Sight ATA Show

New for 2021: Elite Archery Bows, Slick Trick Broadheads and CBE Sight

Christian Berg - January 20, 2021

Learn more about two new Elite Archery bows, the Enkore and Remedy, two new broadheads from...

With a pull of the trigger, the R18's limbs will expand vertically thanks to the VertiCoil Cam System.New Ravin R18 Turns the Crossbow World Inside Out ATA Show

New Ravin R18 Turns the Crossbow World Inside Out

Mark Demko - January 20, 2021

With a pull of the trigger, the R18's limbs will expand vertically thanks to the VertiCoil Cam...

With a new year comes a fresh batch of top-notch crossbows. Here are some of the best.New Crossbows for 2021 ATA Show

New Crossbows for 2021

Mark Demko - January 08, 2021

With a new year comes a fresh batch of top-notch crossbows. Here are some of the best.

Bear Archery's newest bows - Redemption EKO and Legit RTH - are light, adjustable and fast.New for 2021: Bear Redemption EKO, Legit RTH Compound Bows ATA Show

New for 2021: Bear Redemption EKO, Legit RTH Compound Bows

Christian Berg - January 19, 2021

Bear Archery's newest bows - Redemption EKO and Legit RTH - are light, adjustable and fast.

See More ATA Show

Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE Arrow

Buy Digital Single Issues

Don't miss an issue.
Buy single digital issue for your phone or tablet.

Buy Single Digital Issue on the Petersen's Bowhunting App

Other Magazines

Special Interest Magazines

See All Special Interest Magazines

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Petersen's Bowhunting subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now