5.11 kubaton tactical pen is a personal defense tools of the tactical pen group.
A tactical pen is a pen but built with very durable materials (usually steel, titanium or aeronautical aluminum), capable of withstanding even violent impacts against hard surfaces.
This makes the tactical pen in fact equivalent to the Kubotan from the point of view of personal defense but it still remains a pen to write to always carry with it also to write and not for the offense of an aggressor.
The 5.11 kubaton tactical pen is an object with a refined style and precise balance that makes it a solid but agile Kubaton tactical pen in hand.
It features a textured anodized aluminum body with a knle handle and a pressurized ink cartridge with a rotating opening.
The design of the 5.11 kubaton tactical pen
The 5.11 designers let themselves take the hand by providing a tactier-cool look that gives it a very aggressive look.
It is very beautiful but this aspect from a personal defense perspective is also bad because it makes it a very visual object while the function of a tools like the tactical pen is to provide a potential weapon “inserted” into something that is not hiding the offensive potential.
If it looks like a “weapon” the surprise effect disappears because the unusual shape can alert the aggressor.
It is also true that having such a strong design allows it to have a more efficient grip that makes the grip more solid, so this choice is also to provide a greater performance during use in action.