Don’t ignore skill gaps – identify and embrace them.
Why Build an AR-15? Completely assembling your firearm is an experience that you can’t often get with other firearms, especially pistols. Thanks to the well established standards of “mil-spec,” building your own AR-15 is a very easy process which requires minimal knowledge/experience and only basic tools. Building your own AR-15 allows you to: Learn about…
While we would all love a top of the line AR-15, not everyone can afford a $4,000 Nemo Arms AR-15. But it doesn’t matter if it is a budget AR-15 or a high end AR-15, we’re all looking for the best bang for our buck. So what parts should be upgraded before others?
It is dark for a significant portion of the day. A light of some kind is critical for conceal carriers to verify and engage a threat.
Identifying & fixing recoil anticipation with this simple drill.
Get lots of tips and tricks in an easily digestible format that can be listened to while working on other things.
Full disassembly of a handgun for cleaning doesn’t need to be done very often, but it’s good to know how to do so anyways.
Training the next generation up in firearms is critical for the long term preservation of the 2nd Amendment.
Protect your life, your hearing, and your property. Don’t load a brand new firearm until you’re at the range.
In basketball, you’re supposed to stare at the hoop all the way through the shot. This is something my dad hammered in me over and over during basketball practice, and it made a difference. Watching the hoop keeps you focused to sink that three from deep. Shooting is no different. To maintain accuracy, we need…
Supposedly brush guns are ideal hunting rifles as they can cut through brush with ease. But is it a myth, or is there merit to the brush gun?
A proper shooting stance, grip, and sight picture is critical to fast follow up shots.
What rifle sighting systems are most popular amongst semi auto rifles shooting intermediate calibers?
Getting into a proper shooting stance needs to be quick and smooth no matter which direction you’re moving from or to.
The first step towards being able to move and shoot is being able to move, then shoot. Moving then shooting is an incredibly practical skill for self defense and competitive shooting, and it can be easily practiced at home during dry fire or at a shooting bay.
Never underestimate a knife attack – the consequences can be deadly.
Becoming the best of the best, or even becoming very good at shooting requires deliberate practice and focusing on weak areas.
Steel targets are extremely fun, but can be dangerous when used incorrectly.
Does this mean we shouldn’t ever take a shooting class? Or course not. If anything, this means we should seek out more instruction from more instructors. It is important for shooters to diversity their education and learn from as many instructors as possible.
By definition, criminals do not obey laws. They are breaking the law by committing an armed robbery. So the question is, do you trust the armed criminal in front of you to only take your stuff?
Learn about firearms, firearm accessories, shooting technique, and self defense.
Shooting is one of America’s favorite pastimes, and a very fun one at that. In addition to being such a great hobby, firearms are also powerful tools for personal protection. These articles are an effort to help new and experienced firearms enthusiasts to learn more about firearm products. shooting technique, and self defense skills.