Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Undercover Bracelet

If your a frequent follower of Black Scout, you know that we advocate having a handcuff key as part of your survival gear. Whether your a LEO, CO, traveling abroad to some sketchy countries, or to free yourself from some would be home invader that decided to handcuff you. Basically any situation that would make you a victim to illegal restraints. The item we are discussing today is the UnderCover Bracelet from Shomer-Tec.

This item was developed for a "leading federal law enforcement agency" as stated on the website. For reason's to disguise a handcuff key that would most likely make it through an initial search. Since today wearing bracelets of this sort is popular among males and females it wouldn't get a second glance.

The appearance resembles that of a "gummy" bracelet. Because it is worn on the wrist it can be easily deployed while cuffed with your hands in a behind-the-back position.

In use the bracelet can be snatched off allowing the handcuff key portion to be used. The bracelet can be cut down to fit a variety of wrist sizes. The other benefit is that the key cannot be seen while the bracelet is being worn.

The bracelet's come in three colors: red, blue, and black (as seen above). The bracelet retails for $10 and can be purchased here.  It's a cheap piece of insurance that can be worn at all times.

We will be giving one of these away on December 1st to one of our YouTube Subscribers/Twitter Followers. You must be subscribed to both for a chance to win!

Check out this article from Neil Strauss the author of Emergency- Handcuff keys as survival gear

3 comments:

  1. Question: Is there just one type of handcuff key...or are there several competing styles...any international variations?

    Thanks,

    Andrew

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  2. Andrew,
    Thanks for the question. Most handcuffs operate of the "universal" handcuff design which is the key design above. Internationally there are a few rare designs, however most countries I've been to use the same handcuffs as we do here in the states. There are higher security handcuffs that use a key similar to a master lock key. These are used by U.S. Marshall's and other Federal Agencies. Hope this helps. Thanks

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