When it comes to non lethal self defense weapons pepper spray is right up there at the top of popularity for two main reasons: ease of use and effectiveness.
How It Works
Pepper spray uses Oleoresin Capsicum (OC) which comes from cayenne pepper. Defensive pepper sprays are measured in Scoville Heat Units (SHU’s) a common measure of [...]
Pepper spray is an excellent choice for self defense, no matter who you are. It is inexpensive, effective, and legal to carry. Though it’s an easy to use product, there are some interesting facts that you may not know about the defense spray you’re carrying. Here are a few surprising facts:
The inspiration for pepper spray [...]
If you’re considering carrying pepper spray for self defense purposes, the first question most people ask is whether they should buy MACE or pepper spray. In reality, they are one and the same. MACE is simply a brand name of pepper spray.
When choosing pepper spray, you’ll want to look for the most effective version you [...]
Pepper spray is a non-lethal non-toxic inflammatory agent that comes in a dispensing canister. Its active ingredient is Oleoresin Capsicum (O.C.), commonly referred to as red pepper. The percentage of pepper used and the heat rating of that pepper are measured in Scoville Heat Units (S.H.U.). If a canister of pepper spray is rated at [...]
Most people don’t realize it but pepper spray and Mace brand products are legal in every U.S. state. I bet that surprises many of you. I say this because we constantly get legality questions about pepper spray and most individuals believe that it is a heavily regulated self defense product.
It is a fact, pepper spray [...]
Pepper spray is an excellent personal protection product that you should consider for self defense. It works in a special way that is not lethal but disabling, causing you to choke, gasp for air, be blinded, and more. Something like this could essentially save your life if you are ever approached by an attacker.
One of [...]
Pepper Spray (Oleoresin Capsicum or OC) is a naturally occurring substance derived from the oily resins in cayenne and other types of pepper. The active ingredient in Pepper Spray is produced below the stem of the pepper.
Pepper Spray is an inflammatory agent, so contact with the eyes, nose and throat will cause immediate but temporary [...]
Everyone seems to be using this type of personal protection. Pepper sprays have become one of the foremost protection devices; especially among women. These users understand so little about their pepper spray. You can’t blame these busy people. You should have an idea of how it works in order to use it more accurately. There [...]
There are hundreds of self defense products in the world. Almost all of them started off being used by military or police agencies throughout the world. Almost all self defense products are still used by them. If it is good enough for them maybe you should give it some consideration for your own protection and [...]
Of all the hundreds of self defense products in the world very few have captured the imagination of people like Mace pepper gel. Mace brand is an internationally recognized leader in the defensive spray industry. Their products set the standard whereby others are judged.
Pepper sprays use Oleoresin Capsicum (OC) which comes from cayenne pepper. Their [...]