Need advice: Kubotan books? - Gun Hub
Gun Hub

Go Back   Gun Hub > Gun Hub Forum > CCW

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 12-12-2015, 07:46 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Diamondback's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Seattle area--Sodom & Gomorrah on Puget Sound
Posts: 2,051
Need advice: Kubotan books?

Mods, if this belongs somewhere else please move--not a gun thread, not a knife thread, but still Concealed Carry Weapons related.

As you all might recall, a lot of my few friends are in the Education sector, which means they are unable to CCW on the job under WA law--so I've been working on helping them with alternate techniques and tools to End Run around it with other defensive devices, preferably devices that have other primary purposes so they can assert rebuttals if challenged by hoplophobic admin about "It's JUST a flashlight", etc.

Anyway, one of my preferred recommendations has been flashlights designed for use as Kubotan-type tools (for example, Smith & Wesson SW747PLT, which I'm giving an awful lot of as Christmas presents this year)... so I need some recommendations on Kubotan reference books, since a tool is pointless without the knowledge of how to effectively deploy it.
Diamondback is offline  
Old 12-13-2015, 02:47 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
csmkersh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posts: 10,725
I'm ot a mod but

Go to Amazon and type in jugoton. They have several like this one.

Kubotan Power: Quick and Simple Steps to Mastering the Kubotan Keychain: Sammy Franco: 9780985347260: Amazon.com: Books
csmkersh is offline  
Old 12-13-2015, 04:04 AM   #3
Moderator
 
Snake45's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: "Close, but no donut!"
Posts: 13,110
Why not look for kubotan videos on Youtube? I'll bet there are a bunch of them. Watch a few and pick a good one or two.
Snake45 is offline  
 
Old 12-13-2015, 06:24 AM   #4
Senior Member
 
spwenger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Show Low AZ
Posts: 1,099
Somewhere...

...I've got an old book, that seems to have gone out of print. I just did a search at Amazon - limited to Books - for "kubotan persuader baton" and came up with three titles from Joseph Trancale, a name I recall from ASLET days.
spwenger is offline  
Old 12-13-2015, 08:40 AM   #5
Senior Member
 
Charlie Petty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Posts: 7,054
It's a great key chain
Charlie Petty is offline  
Old 12-13-2015, 10:49 AM   #6
Senior Member
 
IrishCop's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Decatur, Al
Posts: 2,614
Quote:
Originally Posted by Charlie Petty View Post
It's a great key chain
IrishCop is offline  
Old 12-13-2015, 11:41 AM   #7
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 2,505
Key chain is the way to go. The Kubotan got judicial notice as not being a "weapon" and the maker will aggressively act to support that. I had a really brief go-round with school administrators over the one my older son carried.

You really do need a class. If not, a training partner and both of you need to be willing to accept bruises and assorted aches and pains afterward. You have to also remember that 10-12% won't be vulnerable to certain of the application techniques because their nerves aren't located properly.
William R. Moore is offline  
Old 12-13-2015, 12:28 PM   #8
Senior Member
 
Diamondback's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Seattle area--Sodom & Gomorrah on Puget Sound
Posts: 2,051
Thanks, guys--Amazon was my first stop, but I wanted to know who all you guys considered "reputable" authors other than Kubota himself.
Diamondback is offline  
Reply

  Gun Hub > Gun Hub Forum > CCW

Tags
kubotan, other weapons


Search tags for this page

baton and kobutan book

Click on a term to search for related topics.

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Books Mopar Lou M14 6 09-06-2006 12:19 AM
Got books? H2O_Man M14 0 07-11-2006 09:44 AM
M1 Books skid M1 Garand 7 04-18-2005 08:41 AM




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright © 2002 - 2020 Gun Hub. All rights reserved.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.