Byrna is an American company that designs and manufactures non-lethal personal defense devices, specifically a compact and hand-held launcher that uses compressed air to fire a projectile containing a chemical irritant, like pepper spray. The device, also known as the Byrna HD, is designed for self-defense and is an alternative to traditional firearms, providing an option that is less lethal. The company claims that the Byrna HD can fire a projectile up to 60 feet, and it has a range of accessories such as different types of projectiles, holsters and magazine extenders to enhance its functionality.
Byrna is a relatively new company in the self-defense market, it was founded in 2020, but it has been gaining popularity among civilians and law enforcement agencies as a less-lethal alternative to traditional firearms. The company emphasizes on the safety and security provided by the Byrna HD, which is easy to use and handle, and it is safe to carry with you wherever you go. The Byrna HD is also an effective tool for home defense, and it can be used by people who have difficulty using traditional firearms, such as the elderly or people with disabilities.