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The Gunsite Advanced 350 Drill

“When you can snatch the pebble from my hand …” OK, mastering this drill will...

Skills Check: Handgun Shooting at Extended Range

Being able to determine distances in wide-open, public places could give you the upper hand...

Pocket-Pistol Prowess

Practicing with that convenient-to-carry gun is a critical component in your self-defense strategy.

Support Hand Practice

We almost certainly don't shoot as well with our support hand as we do our...

Skills Check: Shooting At Distance

One of the nation’s most-acclaimed trainers of defensive-firearms use has changed a drill to meet...

A CCW Vacation

Take full advantage of your vacation by tacking on a day for a multi-state CCW...

Eight-Shot Alternatives to Semi-Autos

Today’s higher-capacity wheelguns stay competitive with semi-automatics for many handgun applications.

Lessons from the Dark Side

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

Eight-Shot Wheelguns

Today's higher-capacity wheelguns stay competitive with semi-automatics for many handgun applications.

Colt CCG 1911

Looking for a 1911? The new Colt CCG is a no-frills, no-hassle pistol boasting superior...

A Little Variety in Your Practice

Practice doesn't have to be boring, and it should include components of your day-to-day life...

Revisiting the 9 mm Carbine

There's a good case to be made for having a 9 mm AR-15-pattern rifle in...

Short on Ammo, Long on Time, Part I

Even when you can't get to the range, even when you don't feel like dry-firing...

Where's The Gun?

Consistency may be the hobgoblin of small minds, but it is also good for ensuring...

FNH USA FNS-9

While FNH USA may have built the FNS-9 with law enforcement in mind, the 17+1...

Concealed-Carry Practice Session

When we go to the range, we tend to do what's fun or easy rather...

Defensive Revolvers: Con

Now that you know the positive aspects of a double-action revolver for self-defense, here are...

Choosing a Self-Defense Handgun That's Best For You and Your Disability (Part 2)

In the fifth installment this series on self-defense for those with disabilities, we take a...

Talking Double

Some defensive handgunning terms require further explanation. Such is the case with the double tap,...

Failure Drill

The origin of the saying "two to the body, one to the head..."
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