unless your smartphone or tablet can assist you to get out of trouble such as breaking a window during an emergency, or fight off an assailant, you are going to need a separate tool to do the job and since you will probably be carrying a pen, then why not grab one that smashes glass too? like the Gerber Impromptu Tactical Pen (#31-001880)? most tactical pens don’t do anything more beyond cosmetics, though we are fine by that, we still prefer a pen that’s worthy to be inducted into our survival gear list. that said, the Impromptu Tactical Pen goes beyond just cosmetic (though we can’t denied we have a thing for its ‘manly’ appearance), featuring a rugged machined steel body with Cerakote that holds a “Rite in the Rain” ink cartridge, letting you write in any conditions, including in the rain and upside down.
other features include a stainless steel pocket clip for attaching to your pocket and the likes, a robust push-button mechanism that keeps the ballpoint safely retracted when not in use, and last but not the least, the star of the show, an integrated glass-breaker tip crafted from tempered steel for getting out of bad situations such as breaking out windows, or God forbids, someone’s face. so finally, we now have a reason to start using pens again, eh? you can grab the Gerber Impromptu Tactical Pen off Amazon for just $43.98 ea. steal a few more look in the image gallery below, but be warned, we pretty confident you will be tempted to acquire this manly writing instrument. don’t say we didn’t preempt you.