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Tactical vs. Practical: Use the Gun You Know

The cool kids may have fun toys, but the flavor of the week on social...

Fight Smart: Tips & Tactics for the Armed Citizen

Sometimes, if you just use your head, you don’t have to resort to other tools....

Review: Coonan Compact .357 Mag. Pistol

Most guys in college spend their time arguing over girls, the best parties and who...

Reloading and Clearing Malfunctions in a Gunfight

When it comes to a gunfight, Murphy's Law remains supreme. Be sure you have these...

Modern Lessons from the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

The gunfight at the O.K. Corral is one of the iconic shootouts of the Old...

Overcoming the Fight-or-Flight Response

Recognizing how your body will instinctively react to a threat and planning accordingly will put...

Professional Firearms Training vs. Hollywood Training

Many people model their firearm skills from movie scenes and TV shows without taking time...

How Much Ammo Do You Need for Concealed Carry?

If you use a firearm for concealed carry, it's important to carry extra ammunition. How...

Pros and Cons of Concealed-Carry Revolvers

While some declare the revolver to be moribund, others are finding it useful in the...

Why You Always Need an Exit Plan

Having a concealed-carry gun is only one part of a personal-defense plan. Knowing when and...

Managing the Defensive Shotgun

When faced with a threat, a shotgun can be quite the equalizer, but only if...

Coonan Compact

Most guys in college spend their time arguing over girls, the best parties and who...

Lessons from the Dark Side

A special IDPA competition may be the perfect grounds for testing low-light gear and tactics....

Extra Ammo for the Defensive Revolver

"I had too much ammo in that gunfight," said no one, ever. Carry reloads for...

Defensive Sights & Sight Picture

The flash sight picture is critical to effective defensive shooting, yet the technique is often...

Keep it on Safe

Being safe matters, even in realistic training or, for that matter, combat itself.

Fitness

Part of your self-defense training should include rigorous physical activity. Being physically prepared might save...

Center Hits

"One can't miss fast enough to catch up."

Thoughts on Extra Ammo

If you carry a concealed firearm, you'll want to carry extra ammuntion, too.

It's the Shooter, Not the Gun

All the tacticool gear in the world won't turn you into a better shooter.
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