NET-2000 Shooting Net

 - Mar 17, 2008   Updated: Jun 8 2011
References: technabob
Cops can now catch thugs using a web-like net that shoots from a rod which looks like a big flashlight. The NET-2000 Shooting Net uses an air compressed rod that shoots out a high strength nylon fiber web as far away as 49 feet.

Importer Chinagrabber sells the devise for $419.

For something a little more fun, check out this fun spider webbing toy:

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