Who invented the taser gun?

Answer The taser gun was invented by scientist Jack Cover in 1974. He named his invention after a fictional character named "Tom Swift". The word taser is based off the acronym for "Thomas Swift Electric ... Read More »

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What is a taser?

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 »

How much is a taser gun?

Taser guns are more expensive than their stun-gun counterparts. Prices vary, but according to the lowest you will pay is $400. A Taser with a laser sight costs about $600.Source:Saf... 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 »

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 »