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Which is Better Between a Tanto Knife vs Drop Point Knife

A question sent to us recently reads, “Which one should I choose for self defense between a tanto knife vs drop point knife?” Which is More Suited for Self Defense Between a Tanto Knife vs Drop Point Knife Between a tanto knife vs drop point knife, the former is better designed for self defense. A […]

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 […]

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 […]