Today’s pocket dump includes a CZ P-07, a Ka-Bar TDI, and a Kershaw Blur. We’ve talked about edged weapon skills and folders versus fixed blades in the past, but we may as well revisit some of it…from another angle.
If you carry a secondary means of self-defense such a knife or OC spray, have you gone through any training regarding its use? Are you practiced enough to reach for your secondary method or do you automatically go for your gun every time?
De-escalation is an important facet of self-defense all too many gun owners forego and part of it involves learning to reach for that secondary means of self-defense when appropriate.
How do you train with backup/secondary tools?