Be ready with a tactical pen from Palmetto State Armory. What is a Tactical Pen? Tactical pens are ideal for self-defense, survival situations, outdoor enthusiasts, and everyday carry kits (EDC). You can find features such as writing (of course), glass breaking, a steal tip for self-defense, and a flashlight, to name a few. We carry brands like CobraTec, Smith & Wesson, and SureFire Tactical.