It might seem like a strange idea, interesting facts about pepper spray? Are there really any interesting things to know about pepper spray?
First, what exactly does SHU stand for and what does it have to do with pepper spray? This boils down to a measurement of heat, or hotness, of peppers.
The example used to provide an idea about what the numbers mean is that the difference between a bell pepper and a cayenne pepper. The bell pepper might have a hotness number as low as 0.
Second, most pepper sprays on the market have a typical SHU rating of 2 to 3 million. This is strong enough for the spray to do what it’s supposed to do, discourage an attack.
Third, it’s likely to get pepper spray in several different concentrations. Clearly, the greater the SHU number the greater the chance of stopping an attacker through pain, swelling of eyes, and the rest of the effects pepper spray has on the human body.
Fourth, there are three main things to consider when choosing a pepper spray for personal protection. The first point to consider when comparing sprays is the way the spray is dispersed. Second, which all mighty SHU number is sufficient for your own protection? Finally, the size of the droplets must be considered.
Finally, have a look at the different kinds of canisters that can be found. There are foam style, fogger, and stream type sprays. Each of these has their own strengths and pitfalls. Check them all out and think about how you’ll be packing you personal protection around and what situations you might end up in.
Now you have five fun facts about pepper spray, take a chance to learn more. Pepper spray is a wonderful choice for personal protection for both women and men. It is versatile and user friendly.