Shooting a pistol without sights

We’ve all seen the movies where the fastest gunslinger wins the gun fight.  On question that is asked is how anyone can shoot that fast and still hit their target? Aiming a pistol without using the sights is a skill Read More …

Pistol shooting on the move drills

If you study self defense situations you will quickly see that it is rare that the person defending themselves is standing still.  They are usually trying to get to cover away from their attacker. Unfortunately, a lot of training we Read More …

How to teach a child to shoot a gun

There are a lot of people who wonder what the best age is to begin teaching their kids about guns.  The answer to that question depends on the parent and the maturity of the child. Every kid matures at a Read More …

Best caliber handgun for concealed carry

There is a lot of debate over the best caliber handgun for concealed carry and self-defense.  It is easy to find comparisons between the various handgun calibers on the market showing the performance of different types of ammunition. With the Read More …

Tactical Shotgun Loading Techniques

The shotgun is one of the most common home defense weapons in the country.  They are a very versatile firearm that has quite a punch. It is important for the user to regularly train with the shotgun they keep for Read More …

Shooting Accuracy Drill Shooting the Strip

Firing an accurate shot is a combination of having the right sight picture and proper trigger control.  The proper sight picture is having the gun aimed at the vertical and horizontal intersection at the center of your target. While it Read More …

Concealed Carry and your Cellphone

Concealed carry is growing across the nation as more people decide to learn to protect themselves from criminals.  Within all of the training and discussion about concealed carry there is one very important topic that we do not need to Read More …

How to become an accurate shooter

The reason we practice is to become a more accurate shooter with a gun.  Improving shooting accuracy is a process of trial and error.  We need to examine how we are shooting to find the errors in our technique and Read More …

Ankle Holsters for Concealed Carry

The ankle holster is a very good option for carrying a gun in certain situations.  Ankle carry is generally used to carry a backup gun or for situations where deep concealment is necessary.  If you are ever in a defensive Read More …

Effective Range of Armed Self-Defense

Your ability to defend yourself against a threat can depend on how close that threat is to you.  The closer someone is to you, the less time you will have to draw your firearm and defend yourself.  With all the Read More …