Knives Illustrated: TACTICAL EDC GEAR GUIDE
"Having a non-lethal protection option is always a good idea and a baton is one of the simplest tactical EDC items you can have for that job. When it comes to collapsible batons, one name stands out from all the rest — ASP. They’ve been in the business for over 60 years and are carried by law enforcement, security and military personnel around the globe. Despite being a legacy player in the security field, they continue to innovate — including their batons."