The DBA® Arrow™ is released to give centers an economical strip-only machine to compliment the DBA® Excel™ and the DBA® Dart™.

Kegel reintroduces Sanction Technology in the DBA® Phoenix-S™ Tournament Edition, also sold as the Sanction Machine II™. This combination Sanction Technology machine helps jump-start Kegel's dream of having a common standard in bowling.