The fire lance was the ancestor of all firearms. Its construction is very simple, it’s basically a barrel (attached to a spear or a lance) filled with gunpowder. When the gunpowder is ignited, it creates a flamethrower.
Lead pellets and other kind of ingredients, such as iron fragments, hot...
Looks like handguns are more effective forms of self defense, poking around the web. Some pretty sobering information here:
Does anyone know what effect pepper spray that's sprayed on bushes or grass along the path taken by a person attempting to evade scent hounds would have? Would it damage the dog's sense of smell or would it basically be a neon sign pointing the dog in the direction of travel?
I hike daily in the National Forest right by my house.
anyway I've become a bear magnet. And while the first few bear sightings were exciting........I'm getting nervous, whimpy to say but I'll be honest.
So I read all the info and I know that they aren't all that dangerous. These are black...