There are plenty of cheap styluses available on the market. Not all of them are designed to get you unstuck outdoors. These 7 tactical iPad styluses are useful for more than just tapping:
The Friendly Swede Stylus Multitool: serves as a screwdriver, scraper, fire starter, window breaker, hex key, whistle, saw, bottle opener, and stylus. It comes with a total of 9 tools for your outdoor needs.
Pen Ninja: this multitool stylus works as a bottle opener, LED light, ruler, screwdriver, and bubble. You can also use it as a regular pen.
5-in-1 Tool Pen/Stylus: has a screwdriver, capacitive touch stylus, bubble level, ruler, and pen. It has a silicone and aluminum construction.
Smith & Wesson Tactical Pen with Stylus Tip: a gorgeous tactical stylus made from T6061 aircraft aluminum. It has a convenient screw-off top and stylus end.
Maxam SKTACSTL Self Defense Stylus: a 5″ tool with 12″ chain that you can take anywhere to defend yourself. It also works as a regular stylus.
Titaner Titanium Survival Pen: a pen, stylus, and glass breaker that can save your life. It works well for self defense too.
PenyeahLED Lighted Pen & Stylus: lets you write in the dark. It has a lighted tip and a stylus tip, which works on most capacitive touchscreen devices.
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