There is nothing better than having a new toy to tinker with while going about your daily tasks. It could be flicking your knife open and closed while contemplating an synonym for rifle that you haven't already used five times in the past paragraph. Others prefer a less unnerving sound to appease their office mates. When we saw the Bolt Action Tactical Pen being offered by ThinkGeek, this is exactly the scenario that came to mind.
|Bolt Action Tactical Pen|
While doing all your writing on a keyboard, a pen can fall by the way side, but there are those times when a pen comes in handy while taking notes out at an expo or for those that don't have a computer or other electronic device attached at the wrist. Tactical Pens are quite popular, not only for their more rugged aesthetic, but also the ability to provide instant bodily harm in the event of an altercation.
This particular version is made by Boker, which is certainly at the top of our list when it comes to tools for EDC. It is made with Anodized aluminum and comes in black at ThinkGeek.com It appears they were too popular with their introduction last week, but they have an approximate lead time for new stock at the end of the month. Now if we can just get our hands on a pump action pen with a realistic sound, heads will certainly turn much quicker than a simple flick of the blade.