3803463 is referenced by 161 patents and cites 8 patents.

A weapon for subduing and restraining includes a harmless projectile that is connected by means of a relatively fine, conductive wire to a launcher which contains an electrical power supply. The projectile is intended to contact a living target without serious trauma and to deliver an electric charge thereto sufficient to immobilize. In different embodiments, the projectile can be a pellet, a net or a combination of pellets and a net. The magnitude and frequency of the electrical impulses delivered to the target can be controlled at the launcher, and would range in effect from immobilizing to potentially 'lethal' levels.

Weapon for immobilization and capture
Application Number
Publication Number
Application Date
July 10, 1972
Publication Date
April 9, 1974
Cover John H
Kleinberg Marvin H
H05c 01/04
H05C 01/00
H05C 01/06
F41B 15/00
F41H 13/00
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