Tactics

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Face Your Fear

We all have fears, both rational and irrational. Harness that fear rather than become paralyzed by it.

November 24, 2014
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Home Improvement—Gunny Style

If you’ve ever wondered how fast “Gunny” R. Lee Ermey can whip card-carrying union construction workers into shape, here’s your chance as a Purple Heart recipient’s home undergoes renovation.

November 20, 2014
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Which Gun for the Mrs.?

Kelly Grayson, the blogger known as Ambulance Driver, describes his experiences in choosing a firearm for his significant other. And explains why he carries a .38 Spl. revolver with pink grips.

November 17, 2014
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Gimme Shelter

A terrorist attack, tornado or disabled vehicle could mean you’re going nowhere soon. Do you have the gear and know-how to survive while remaining in place?

November 13, 2014
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Guide to Buying Used Guns

We've all heard the many reasons for buying a new car—like why buy someone else's headache—but those do not generally apply to firearms.

October 17, 2014
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Clearing Corners

Clearing the unknown area obscured by a corner requires planning and careful technique, whether you are working alone or with a partner.

September 24, 2014
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Carrying A Defensive Handgun In Urban Environments

When traveling in an unfamiliar city outside of your normal routine, especially in a different state with potentially different laws, there are steps you can take to improve your safety and enjoy your trip.

August 18, 2014
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Handguns at Rifle Distances

With a bit of technique and lots of practice, you can use your pistol to get hits out to 300 yards and beyond.

August 8, 2014
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Ear Defense for Home Defense

We know to wear hearing protection at the range, but what about at home? Used properly, it can keep you in the fight.

August 8, 2014
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Overpenetration

We talk about it all the time, but is over-penetration really something we should worry about in a self-defense situation?

July 16, 2014