What is a taser?

Answer A taser is a self defense, energy weapon that employs non-lethal force. According to Safety Gear HQ, a taser delivers an electric shock to an attacker that temporarily disrupts the nervous system. ... Read More »

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What is a Taser gun?

A Taser, also known as a stun gun, temporarily incapacitates a person by electric shock. The Taser shoots out two stainless-steel barbs that go into clothing, or skin, and sends a strong electric s... Read More »

What are taser guns?

A Taser gun is a weapon that uses an electrical current to disrupt a person's muscle movement. Tasers are used by police departments to subdue suspects and by people who are attempting to fend off ... Read More »

What is the difference between a stun gun and taser?

Stun guns and tasers are self-defense weapons that use electrical charges to disable an attacker. Tasers use nitrogen gas to shoot a pair of barbs into the attacker. Electricity is then delivered t... Read More »

Who created the Taser gun?

The Taser gun was invented in the late 1960s by Jack Cover, a U.S. aerospace scientist who worked as a NASA contractor on the Apollo moon landing project. He named the Taser after his favorite chil... Read More »