Mar 15, 2019

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The Use of Crossbow

The Use of Crossbow

The using of arrow and bow has existed for a thousand years but even the skilled archer might find the drawbacks of a traditional bow. This is what makes historian believe the main reason of how a crossbow found. Back then crossbow used as a war weapon for it is way more efficient than the regular bow. A stock is a mount where the bow of a crossbow affixed so that this particular weapon could be loaded even though was not used. The arrow used in crossbow usually called bolts. Bolts are shorter than the arrows used in other types of bows. The weight of the bolts varied that is why you need to be careful in choosing the bolt for your crossbow. With custom crossbow strings, you could even make your bow shoot rocks or some kind of special bullet. You just need to pull the lever back and released then your projectile is fired to the target of your choosing.
At the beginning crossbow used in hunting but then many use it for war purposes. However, in modern days many people use a crossbow for hunting, target shooting practice or even competing in archery sport. A crossbow is not entirely disappeared from the military because even though it is not used as the main weapon, you could find some uses in establishing a zip line. The most popular use of a crossbow is in the fishing industry and researches where this particular weapon used to tag an ocean creature for research purpose or such. This weapon is also popular in the hunting community because it is efficient and not as costly as other archery equipment. Even though there are many hunters that will choose firearms over crossbow, the sensation of a crossbow could not be eliminated by the firearms especially the terms ‘silent but deadly’ that firearms have a little problem to provide.