The ASP Friction Loc Baton is the most tactically sophisticated impact weapon currently available to law enforcement personnel. Tested by the most elite federal teams, the Friction Loc has proven itself “virtually indestructible.” This is the first choice of the world’s most tactically advanced law enforcement agencies.
Easily carried and readily available, ASP Friction Loc Batons have an incredible psychological deterrence and unparalleled control potential. The premium materials, exceptional workmanship and flawless function of the ASP Friction Loc set it apart from all others in quality, durability and performance. In every detail, these are the finest impact weapons produced.
ASP Friction Loc Batons offer significant advantages over other intermediate force weapons:
• Easily carried and readily at hand
• Unparalleled psychological deterrence
• Low profile, improved public image
• Easily maintained
• No sharp edges that can cut assailant or clothing
• Better balance that traditional impact weapons
Exclusive grip and shaft combinations create a broad matrix of options to meet specific tactical performance requirements. Internal retaining clip regulates the force required to extend the shaft.
This baton model is available in 12 configurations. They include choice of:
(1) Shafts: The portability of Airweight, low profile of Black Chrome, brilliance of Chrome and corrosion resistance of Electroless make it possible to match your baton to the operational environment.
• Airweight offers a 45% weight reduction with 98% of the striking potential of steel.
• Black Chrome provides the most durable and corrosion resistant black baton finish available.
• Chrome delivers a high lustre finish for increased visibility under low light conditions.
• Electroless is the most corrosion resistant finish. It is well suited to high humidity environments.
(2) Grips: The cushioned hold of Foamed Vinyl, the molded-on durability of DuraTec and the increased retention of Wavemaster provide three distinct, yet equally effective grips.
• F26FA Foam Airweight #52612
• F26FB Foam Black Chrome #52611
• F26FC Foam Chrome #52610
• F26FE Foam Electroless #52613
• F26DA DuraTec Airweight #32612
• F26DB DuraTec Black Chrome #32611
• F26DC DuraTec Chrome #32610
• F26DE DuraTec Electroless #32613
• F26WA Wavemaster Airweight #42612
• F26WB Wavemaster Black Chrome #42611
• F26WC Wavemaster Chrome #42610
• F26WE Wavemaster Electroless #42613
For California residents, submit the Impact Weapon Statement
(PDF) with a copy of your law enforcement or security guard identification with your order.