Are we speaking of a martial arts weapon for real, everyday self defense?
Simple. Glock 9mm. Not a traditional weapon to be sure, although it does have a distinct martial history.
So are we really talking about defensive weapons or just really cool [censored] we learned to use in the dojo and think it would be great on the street.
I see hundreds and hundreds of people walking down the streets of various cities everyday. Don't ever see any carrying nunchaku or bo, or katana or escrima sticks.
When was the last time you went to a bar or club and were carrying your stick or cane? Let alone nunchaku