Is Taking One Class Training?

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Does attending a single class constitute training? What if the instructor is a high-speed low drag bad ass… is it training then? What if I take one class a year?…

Question of the Day: Do You Train According to Your Ammo Capacity?

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I’ve been thinking about Robert Fargo’s question How much ammo do you carry? I’ve been wondering how a shooter’s available ammo supply relates to their strategy and training for a defensive gun use…

Question of the Day: Should You Customize Your Gun?

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With all the options for customizing firearms these days –  recoil springs, triggers, custom barrels, enhanced magwells, magazine releases, and grip modifications – you’re just as likely to see a…

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Training Tip: How to Survive a Public Range Session

When I first started shooting I began on a public indoor range. I wasn’t a member of a club. I didn’t have any guns of my own to shoot. So…

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When perusing the internet, reading forum threads and blog comments around the subject of firearms for self-defense, there is a common theme. It appears that on any given day you could find approximately 30 to 50 percent of gun owners believe they either own or could buy a magic gun that will protect them from anything. A firearm that fulfills their self-defense needs that’s so awesome that the user doesn’t even need to train with it at the range. The magic gun almost always comes in the form of . . .

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Beware the Magic Gun!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lhy_NJ1cdNY When perusing the internet, reading forum threads and blog comments around the subject of firearms for self-defense, there is a common theme. It appears that on any given day…