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The Convenience of A Crossbow

The Convenience of A Crossbow

When you hear the name of Van Helsing, what are the first thought you had in mind? Vampires, werewolf or hunter are the most common things that usually popped out of many people’s mind but there is one thing that could not be separated from this character that is his choice of weapon; crossbow. The crossbow Van Helsing use is not the commonly used crossbow because his was automatically powered by gas. But a crossbow is indeed popular weapon either in the fictional world or the real one. There are not many differences you could find on the parts side compared from the other bow. In fact, the compound bowstring and the crossbow strings material is the same. Many people choose crossbow over other types of the bow is because of the speed and convenience of a crossbow in launching projectiles. When trying to shoot something while moving it will be easier using a custom crossbow strings because it has a stock and trigger.
The trigger in the crossbow made many compare this weapon with a rifle gun. But, the first crossbow found in Chinese graves age around 2,500 years old but many scientists believe that crossbow exists in Asia from 2000 B.C. so this particular bow has existed way longer than a gun. Crossbow invented to improve the traditional bow that has many setbacks when hunting. The accuracy and efficiency of crossbow might be the main factor of why many people use this particular weapon that even the popularity of this weapon became the fictional character’s identity. Whatever bow you use, the main goal is to hit the target precisely. When using the traditional bow you need to do it quickly or your arms will getting tired, the crossbow offers comfort so you could choose to make a shot whenever the time is right without making the arms tired with a precision that will be on point.

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