Month: March 2018

pepper spray peppers

Pepper Spray for Self Defense (Good Choice?)

March 24, 2018

Pepper Spray Pepper spray is a very viable, long-enough lasting, and inexpensive means of self-protection.  If you’re concerned about being confronted by an attacker, you want something easy to carry.  You want something that can be used without thought or hesitation. Other Options Tasers/stun guns are another option.  Their effect is immediate but momentary; and, […]

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digital voice recorder

All About Digital Voice Recorders (Protect Yourself)

March 24, 2018

Reasons You Might Use Digital Voice Recorders Too many times people come across situations that they wish they had a witness when a conversation took place.  When it turns out to be your word against the other person and no one seems to believe you over the other guy.  You can protect yourself now by […]

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Tips to Stay Safe When Traveling (Personal Protection)

March 24, 2018

Personal Protection and Traveling Alone Traveling alone makes people vulnerable and open to danger.  There are many things that you can do for personal protection to ensure you stay safe when traveling. Plan Ahead When you are traveling alone and you know you will be alone it is very important to plan your trip in advance.  Know […]

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Personal Protection and Dating

March 7, 2018

Dating Tips and Personal Protection There are many things to consider when you are going out on a date. Many women go on blind dates all of the time and they don’t realize they are hours away from being raped when they could have seen the signs, used personal protection products, and done things differently. […]

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Kubaton Laws

Can You Be Jailed For Self-Defense

March 7, 2018

Can You Go to Jail For Self Defense?   One of the biggest concerns people have is if they can end up in jail for the use of self defense. The last thing that you want to happen is to appear as the aggressor when you are just defending yourself. There are many factors considered […]

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How To NOT Become a Victim – Safety Tips

March 7, 2018

How NOT to Become a Victim Don’t put yourself in a situation or location that is known to be less than safe. Wherever you are, always stay alert and be aware of your surroundings. Don’t look like a victim. Walk tall with your head up and project an air of confidence. Trust your instincts. If […]

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Various Pressure Points

What are the Effects of a Kubaton

March 7, 2018

Effects of a Kubaton The Kubatoself-defense weapon that assists in applying additional force to various pressure points throughout the body. As a pressure point and pain compliance weapon, it can attack any point that a finger can, but with much greater penetration because of the smaller surface area at the end of the Kubaton. “What effect does […]

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Kubaton Laws

Kubaton Laws [Are They Legal to Carry or Not?]

March 7, 2018

Kubaton Laws In the United States, the Kubaton is legal in most jurisdictions. Hey, it’s a keychain! You use it to carry all of your keys! The tricky part can come in when you have to use it. Questions will be asked such as 1. “Did this person carry this self-defense weapon WITH THE PURPOSE […]

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How Does a Kubaton Work

March 7, 2018

How Does a Kubaton Work Aside from its size and shape, much of its usage is quite similar to the yawara stick, a Japanese weapon used in various martial arts. As with the yawara stick, the principal areas for attacks in self-defense include bony, fleshy and nerve targets such as knuckles, forearms, bridge of the […]

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Soke Kubota Takayuki

What’s the History of the Kubaton

March 7, 2018

History of the Kubaton You might be under the impression that the Kubaton since it is usually associated with Martial Arts weapons, has an ancient history. Not so. It was developed in the latter half of the 20th century by Takayuki Kubota, who is a Grand Master 10 Dan, founder of the Gosoku-Ryu style of […]

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