ASP Batons - 16" Friction Loc Expandable Baton:
ASP has defined expandable batons for 30 years. The classic Friction Loc baton is the most widely used police baton. ASP Friction Loc batons are constructed of 4140 steel that is significantly stronger than 4130 steel used by other manufacturers. In most cases, the sound of an ASP baton being deployed is enough of a deterrent.
ASP batons have many options for handles, shafts & accessories.
The DuraTec grip is an injected molded mostly firm textured grip. DuraTec grips are permanently bonded to the baton. Foamed vinyl grips are softer, extremely reliable and also replaceable.
ASP Friction Loc batons are available with an Airweight, Chrome or Black Chrome shaft. Each having its own set of advantages. The Airweight shaft makes deployment faster, resulting in quick response times to any threat. The chrome finish provides a nice look and corrosion resistance. Black Chrome provides a tactical, non-reflective finish.
ASP Friction Loc Batons are impact released, easily retracted by knocking a hard surface. The ASP baton is an Elite Impact weapon, utilized globally by the most advanced Law Enforcement Agencies. With a simple, compact design produced with duty grade materials, this ASP Baton outperforms and outlasts all competitors.
Super Baton!!! Great for those dog walks and personal defence.
I have a 16” friction lock air weight. I procured it for self defense after me and my golden doodle were attacked by some kind of pit bull mutt. It’s every handy and pound for pound can’t be beat.
good solid baton. asp is the only brand i use.
Great service and great products
Previously owned 21” ASP. The 16” size is great, and the airweight really is lighter than the standard baton. Both are a great less-than-lethal alternative!