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#92256 - 02/11/03 04:51 AM Nunchuka is there a defence?
BUDDY Offline
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Registered: 02/10/03
Posts: 6
Loc: Hampshire
Other than running away, how would the trained martial artist deal with the thret of Nunchuka? Is there an effective defence against this weapon?

Please post your views.

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#92257 - 02/11/03 05:03 AM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
JKogas Offline
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Registered: 01/25/03
Posts: 10818
Loc: North Carolina
I can think of several:

*Baseball bat in the hands of a good stick man.
*A Sig-Sauer 9mm handgun is my personal fave.
*OC spray is also a good bet since it's hard to fight someone you can't see!
*Running from someone wishing to use weapons instead of a good "old-fashioned" fist fight is also noteworthy.

Those are just a few of my favorites!

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#92258 - 02/11/03 05:05 AM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
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Registered: 04/17/01
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Well you have two options really as i see it. One is get a weapon of your own to counter it. Two is take a hit somewhere that you dont mind a big bruise (hopefuly nothing worse) such as your arm and then shove the rice flails up the attackers' arse. To be honest most people wont use them that effectively, they will just swing with it in big old strokes.

Regds
Mr V

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#92259 - 02/11/03 05:07 AM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
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Dear me JKogas, finaly we agree on something... Sig Sauer 9mm. First rate weapon.

Regds
Mr V

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#92260 - 02/11/03 01:18 PM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
kempocos Offline
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Registered: 05/23/02
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Loc: flemington,nj,usa
9mm very nice I use the gloch style. If no gun toss a couple rocks at him. simple yet very effective

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#92261 - 02/12/03 03:32 AM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
roundhouser Offline
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Registered: 01/09/03
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Guns are not the answer man im mean far out its a gun if u carry a gun your just askin for trouble.

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#92262 - 02/12/03 10:53 AM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
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Registered: 12/10/02
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I think they were semi-joking. (As in, they like the firearms, but prolly wouldn't walk around looking for ppl with nunchuka to shoot). [IMG]http://www.fightingarts.com/forums/ubb/wink.gif[/IMG]

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#92263 - 02/12/03 04:27 PM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
MrVigerous Offline
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Correct on both accounts [IMG]http://www.fightingarts.com/forums/ubb/smile.gif[/IMG]

MrV

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#92264 - 02/13/03 03:32 AM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
roundhouser Offline
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Registered: 01/09/03
Posts: 96
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i wasnt sayin that they were goin out lookin to shoot people its just that if u had to use it in self defence it could get ugly if u no wat i mean.

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#92265 - 05/27/03 07:54 AM Re: Nunchuka is there a defence?
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Registered: 04/29/03
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conventional blocking against a nunchaku is probably the stpuidest thing you can do, as a nunchaku, because of the swinging/whipping motion, multiplies the force it hits with by hundreds of times.

You get nunchaku pulled on you? either find a weapon,

or run the f*ck AWAY

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