Precision Pistol

Pre-program your shooting skills before each training session.

Laser Ready

Firearm lasers are as thick as shoppers at Walmart on the first of the month.

Near and Far

You may be able to swiftly get good hits as far away as 7 yards without forming a true sight picture. As the range increases, so will your need to use the sights on your handgun.

Lots of Dots

Print these targets to shoot the drill highlighted in the "Skills Check" department of Shooting Illustrated's November 2011 issue.

The 2x2x2 Drill

When faced with multiple threats, the temptation for panicked double-taps is great, but the 2x2x2 drill combines speed with fluidity when seconds count. Photo by Bryce M.Towsley

Two Plus Two

Speed loading, speed reloading or just plain getting the gun reloaded quickly is an essential skill for both competition and combat.

Shotgun Drills

Practice these steps to become a better shotgunner, whether for self-defense or practical sport.

Failure Drill

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

Talking Double

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

Does Your AR Have a Built-In Miss?

Shooting an AR-15 at room-clearing distances may require you to rethink how you see your target.

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