First, pepper spray is a non lethal weapons available in the market today. These are legal in tha US, but some states do have restrictions so check first with your local sheriff before thinking of buying, or check it with the URL below.
Pepper spray uses Oleoresin Capsicum (OC) which comes from cayenne pepper. Pepper sprays are measured in Scoville Heat Units (SHU’s) a common measure of a products’ “hotness”. A jalapeno pepper has an SHU of 5000, a habanero pepper 300,000 and a typical pepper spray rated at about 2 million SHU range.
In addition to causing an attacker pain, Pepper Shot swells the mucous membranes, which makes breathing difficult, and swells the veins in the eyes, causing the eyes to close. These effects last about 20-30 minutes and cause no permanent damage.
So below are tips before using and should you ever need to use it.
1. Read the included directions first.
2. Practice how to use it in an open and clear space.
3. Be sure to aim the attacker in the eyes or in the face
4. Once you hit the attacker, you have to run and seek for help.
5. Store the pepper spray in a cool dry place.
6 Be aware of the expiration date.
The tips above may someday be able to save your own life.
The purpose of this weapon is to allow the victim to escape and avoid any personal harm. People forget that non lethal self defense weapons are not meant to injure the attacker.
They are effective, affordable, cost effective and easy to carry and use. So, if you are ready to get one please visit this PEPPER SPRAY store.