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AUSTRALIA – Metal Storm (MAUL) and TASER Sign Memorandum of Understanding (2011-07-20)

Posted on July 20 2011 by admin

Metal Storm and TASER Sign MoU   [[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : “We developed the XREP to provide an extended range for situations where a close approach was dangerous or not possible,” he said. “MAUL(tm) will provide this capability from a very lightweight, compact accessory launcher, rather than the operator having to carry a separate conventional […]

USA – The new XREP taser projectile – analysis & comments (2011-03-25)

Posted on March 15 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: interesting comments from the Weider History Group (“the Weider History Group features a network of sites designed to educate and entertain readers across a broad range of historical interests”) containing detailed  technical information about the taser XREP cartridge (56 plastic parts molded together) from the technical magazine Plastics Today (see http://www.globalshock.org/?p=4815) . […]

USA – “Shocking development”: Projectile Taser cartridge made with 56 micromolded parts, 20 molds, and on-target collaboration (2011-02-15)

Posted on March 7 2011 by admin

[[GlobalShock: an article from the technical review “Plastics Today” (focusing in plastics moldings) on ICON’s supply of plastics to TASER Inc. for the new XREP cartridges: “It packs twice as much power and has four times the range of standard Taser guns,” says ICON President. “The XREP projectile generates NMI for 20 continuous seconds, according […]

TASER Inc. – Shocking development: Projectile Taser cartridge made with 56 micromolded parts, 20 molds, and on-target collaboration (2011-02-15)

Posted on February 15 2011 by admin

[[GlobalShock:   This article slipped under TASER Inc.’s information-control umbrella … Icon Injection Molding Inc. (mostly specializing in refrigeration equipment) has an unlikely partnership with TASER Inc. going back to 1997. Icon makes the molds for cartridges for TASER’s XREP cordless taser (see picture). TASER Inc. “has now brought the Taser XREP (Extended Range Electronic Projectile) […]