The ASP Federal Baton is the same as the black chrome baton but instead of a soft vinyl grip it has the Santoprene grip.
It is made of heat treated 4140 high carbon steel (the more carbon in steel, the harder it is). It is coated with Zinc and hardcoat anodized black chrome finish making the Federal Baton highly corrosion resistant.
The ASP Tactical Baton is the most tactically sophisticated impact weapon currently available to law enforcement personnel. Tested by the most elite federal teams, the ASP Baton has proven itself "virtually indestructible." This is the first choice of the world's most tactically advanced law enforcement agencies. Easily carried and readily available, ASP Batons have an incredible psychological deterrence and unparalleled control potential. The premium materials, exceptional workmanship and flawless function of the ASP Baton sets it apart from all others in quality, durability and performance. In every detail, this is the finest impact weapon produced.