The right to defend oneself from aggression is natural andis inherent in any Russian. And the way to exercise this right is the personal choice of everyone. Someone is engaged in martial arts, someone gets a malicious dog, someone - gets permission for a traumatic or gas pistol.
What if none of these methods suit you?
Gasballon (GB) is the simplest ofavailable self-defense devices. Cartridges are based on the action of tear gas - CS, CN, CR, "pepper" or their mixtures. Given the sufficient concentration of the active substance, GB are a very effective weapon. Their main advantages:
But even this weapon has a significant disadvantage: most GB are dangerous when defending indoors or outdoors in bad weather - you yourself can become a victim of your own "defender". In addition, many cans often work poorly at low temperatures - given the harsh Russian winters, this is a pretty big drawback.
Electroshock is a weapon that hits an opponentdischarges of electricity of high voltage and low amperage. The shocker is not dangerous to life, but can neutralize the opponent, disorienting, stunning, paralyzing it, or (in the case of the most powerful models) - by knocking. Also
The popularity of electric shocks is determined, first of all:
As we see, there is no single-valued advantageshocker, no balloon, it all depends on the user's preferences. Gas cylinders will suit those citizens who prefer to eliminate the threat from afar, from a safe distance for themselves. And electroshocks are usually chosen by self-defenders who are confident in their abilities, have some skills in hand-to-hand combat and are not afraid to look at the threat directly in the eye - literally and figuratively.