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Rob Pincus

ASSESSING YOUR ENVIRONMENT


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Even the lowest level defensive firearms courses include advice or reminders to “Scan” or “Assess” your environment after you have stopped a threat. Very few courses, even at the highest level, actually get into the details of what you should be practicing or provide a contextual appropriate way to practice. In our Intuitive Defensive Shooting […]

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Rob Pincus

SELECTING A DEFENSIVE HANDGUN


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When it comes to selecting a defensive handgun, reliability is the most important thing you need to look for. If you can’t rely on your defensive handgun to work when you need it, nothing else really matters. While you can certainly go to any number of resources to get recommendations in regard to reliability, your […]

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Rob Pincus

PROPER HANDGUN FIT


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Handgun Fit is one of the most important keys to being able to use your firearm efficiently. In fact, after reliability, it is probably the most important aspect in selecting a defensive handgun. Proper handgun fit will make it easier for you to hold the gun, aim the gun, shoot the gun, manage recoil, reload […]

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Rob Pincus

CHOOSING 9MM AS A DEFENSIVE CALIBER


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I believe that 9mm is the best choice for a personal defense caliber. Modern bonded hollow point bullets in 9mm meet the minimum performance standards that we are looking for, with lower recoil, higher capacity and less cost than other options. Let’s take a look at these factors in more detail. Performance: When it comes to […]

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Melissa Bachman

HOW TO SAFELY STORE SELF-DEFENSE FIREARMS AT HOME


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When it comes to safe storage and handling of guns you can never be too cautious. In my household it’s just Pork Chop and me. However, I still keep my guns and ammo locked up at all times and this is for a variety of reasons. First, I want to try and prevent theft or […]

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Melissa Bachman

W Train & Defend – a Fabulous Ammunition Combination for the New Shooter


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When it comes to hunting ammunition, Winchester has done an incredible job at making a hunter’s job easy when deciding what ammo is best. They have created rounds made for specific animals, which enables quick clean kills using the most innovative technology to help ensure success in the field. Luckily, they didn’t stop with this […]

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Live the Legend

Ammunition for Self-Defense Training


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Between 2007 and 2015, the number of concealed carry permits grew from 4.6 million to 12.8, with 1.7 million added in 2015, the largest single increase in history at the time. And while the motivation for many of these permit holders is to improve their opportunity to protect themselves in the event of a violent […]

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Women, Interest in Self-Defense Shooting Driving Crowds at Local Ranges


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Depending on the source, it’s estimated there are between 20 million and 40 million recreational shooters in the United States. When you factor in that this crowd includes clay target shooters, rifle and handgun competitors, self-defense practitioners, weekend plinkers and even those who own a firearm and maybe only shoot it once or twice a year […]

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