Airsoft “grenades” going military

    Danger Room reports that the US Army is look at developing a less-lethal grenade that “shower of high velocity rubber pellets that sting and disorient”.

    Airsofters have long been using non-lethal gas powered reloadable “grenades” such as this one from


    It will be interesting to see what the military come up with. A gas system instead of a pyrotechnic solution would definitely decrease the danger of injuring or killing people in a crowd which is one of the problems with flashbangs.

    More at Danger Room

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