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Instructor Said What? 10 Defensive Shooting Terms, Explained

Instructor Said What? 10 Defensive Shooting Terms, Explained

Here's the lingo that will help you absorb the most from your training.
6 Cheap Tricks for Home Security

6 Cheap Tricks for Home Security

Professional home-security systems are a fine tool in your defensive plan, but they can be...
The Great Ammo Debate: Small & Fast vs. Big & Slow

The Great Ammo Debate: Small & Fast vs. Big & Slow

Sheriff Jim explains what all the fuss is about, and what it means for your...
3 Defensive Handgun Features You Don't Really Need

3 Defensive Handgun Features You Don't Really Need

There's a lot to ponder when you're buying a gun...but not these things.
How To Choose a Concealed-Carry Pistol Instructor

How To Choose a Concealed-Carry Pistol Instructor

Ready to take that next step in your concealed-carry journey? Here are things to look...
Top 5 Home-Defense Shotgun Tips

Top 5 Home-Defense Shotgun Tips

You know shotguns are great for home defense, but there's more to it than just...
Self-Defense Revolvers FAQ

Self-Defense Revolvers FAQ

Here are the top four wheelgun wanna-knows from our readers.
Self-Defense Behind the Wheel of Your Car

Self-Defense Behind the Wheel of Your Car

Advanced handgun training addresses this critical self-defense question.
Is It Safe to Dry-Fire Your Gun?

Is It Safe to Dry-Fire Your Gun?

Long answer, "yes" with a "but." Read on for more!
4 Reasons to Learn the Isosceles Shooting Stance

4 Reasons to Learn the Isosceles Shooting Stance

Why this might be the best shooting stance for you to memorize.
Why (& How) Your EDC Should Include a First-Aid Kit

Why (& How) Your EDC Should Include a First-Aid Kit

Don't rely on your car to store your everyday carry equipment.
Why You Should Take Low-Light Defensive Handgun Training

Why You Should Take Low-Light Defensive Handgun Training

Take the guesswork out of the proverbial "shot in the dark."
What a Family Gained at Gunsite Academy

What a Family Gained at Gunsite Academy

A father's perspective on what he and his teenage daughters learned at Gunsite Academy.
Should You Pattern Your Home-Defense Shotgun?

Should You Pattern Your Home-Defense Shotgun?

Recently, I’ve received several letters from readers asking if they should “pattern” their home defense...
5 Sure-Fire Training Drills For Your Concealed-Carry Pistol

5 Sure-Fire Training Drills For Your Concealed-Carry Pistol

Here's how to get the very most out of your pocket pistol.
How To: Master Sight Radius, Sight Picture & Hold

How To: Master Sight Radius, Sight Picture & Hold

Three simple things that affect your marksmanship with every shot.
Emma Williams: Rising Shooting Star

Emma Williams: Rising Shooting Star

An ambassador and role model for the younger shooters in the sport.
5 Tips to Improve Your Shooting Skills

5 Tips to Improve Your Shooting Skills

Here's how to perfect your craft even in less-than-ideal situations.
3 Reasons You Need a Rimfire Training Gun

3 Reasons You Need a Rimfire Training Gun

Perfect for beginners and experienced shooters alike.
3 Self Defense Myths That Just Won't Go Away

3 Self Defense Myths That Just Won't Go Away

I don’t mean to sound like an old grouch—really I don’t...
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