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Achieving Zen – Strong Hand Drill

Mentioned in "The Zen of Shooting" is this strong-hand only drill.

March 24, 2015
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The Zen of Shooting

There are primarily two reasons I fail to hit a target. The first is improper attention to my sights, and the second is anticipation. Both of these phenomena are mental shortfalls; allowing your mind to focus on what it thinks is important rather than what is actually important.

March 23, 2015

Understanding the Surprise Break

Perfecting the trigger press takes time and effort, but rewards the practitioner with accurate shots.

March 20, 2015

Girls & Guns

The right gun for *anyone* is the one they are most comfortable shooting and can shoot well.

February 12, 2015
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Providing Firearm Training Services in the City

How do you train new shooters in the absence of a local shooting range? Detroit instructor Rick Ector faces this challenge on a regular basis.

February 12, 2015

Breaking-In a Handgun

Do you really need to break-in a new handgun?

February 2, 2015

The FN “Expert”

FN America launches the FN "Expert," technology that enables comprehensive basic marksmanship skills

January 21, 2015

A Little Variety in Your Practice

Practice doesn't have to be boring, and it should include components of your day-to-day life to make it most applicable. Don't be afraid to change things up!

December 18, 2014
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Magpul Precision Rifle Data Book 2.0 and Quick Reference Cards

Magpul continues to offer useful, helpful items for all shooters, in this case two sets of cards for tracking progress when shooting long-range.

December 6, 2014
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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