Finally, a true law enforcement quality expandable steel baton at an affordable price. These Smith and Wesson heat treated steel collapsible batons are manufactured by Taylor Brands. Taylor Brands also manufactures Schrade Cutlery such as Old Timer, Uncle Henry, Schrade Tough, and X-timer.
These are the best expandable steel batons for the money, period! It is made with 4130 seamless alloy steel tubing that has a hardness of HRC46-47 and a tensile strength of 6638.78 lbf (3011.3 kgf). The grip is a raised textured rubber grip, which gives you a very solid grip in any environmental conditions. The end cap has the Smith & Wesson logo raised on the top and engraved on the side. It also has laser etched serial numbers. Each unit comes with a ballistic nylon holster. The ballistic nylon holster is high quality and allows you to carry the baton in several tactical positions.