Thor Shield

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Thor Shield is a patented fabric that purports to protect the wearer from Tasers or other electroshock weapons. [1] It consists of a polyester fabric, which is bonded to a conductive material that short-circuits electric current from such weapons without involving the body of the wearer. [2]

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  2. technovelgy.com