Pistol crossbows are used by the Peruvian army, Brazilian Special Forces and elite units U.S. Army. Special kinds of arrows with the points containing explosives are used by some Army units. These arrows are renowned thanks to Hollywood film production (e.g. movie Rambo). Pistol crossbows are used by Serbian army in Europe.
Hunting using a pistol crossbow is illegalizing!
Crossbow hunting is banned in the Czech Republic. It's totally inhumane way of hunting. Most compound crossbows and bows are designed for target shooting. They are not as powerful as hunting variants. Hunting should not be fun, but should be used to regulate the number of animals.
Pistol crossbow is not a toy. It can cause serious injuries. Therefore use it with deliberation! Crossbows are used principally for relaxation and sports shooting.
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