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Machete Vs Katana — Which is the More Ideal Weapon in Self Defense

We never run out of things to talk about regarding self defense weapons. Recently, we received an email through our Mailbag that reads, “Which is a better self defense weapon between the machete vs katana?” Based on experience and research I would personally go for machete than katana. This is because a machete provides more […]

US Sword Ownership Laws

Here is a question that we received earlier from the Best Self Defense Weapons Mailbag about US Sword Ownership Laws: “I am planning on collecting swords. I have been fascinated by swords since I was just a kid. But I am very much concerned if there are any existing US sword ownership laws that I […]

Gandalf Sword Self Defense Weapon Review

Gandalf is one of the most revered characters in the Lord of the Rings franchise. He was praised by various publications as among the most popular wizards in fiction. Throughout the important parts of his adventures, especially during battles, the known as Glamdring also came with him. To celebrate the exploits of this legendary wizard, […]

Shirasaya Samurai Katana Self Defense Weapon Review

The is a self defense weapon inspired by the sword used by ancient Samurais, the military nobility of early-modern Japan. On the other hand, shirasaya refers to the plain undecorated wooden mounting where the sword is stored when not in use. The Shirasaya Samurai Katana featured here has a total measurement of 42 inches. The […]

The Potentials of Tomahawk Fortress Short Sword as Self Defense Weapon

The is a melee self defense weapon that you can use close combat. It has a balanced scimitar-like blade with black finish that features a sharpened edge and pointed tip for slicing and stabbing. This self defense weapon has a total measurement of 27.5 inches which includes a 17.5-inch blade. Then, its handle has a […]