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The Importance Of Dry Fire Practice

Training is critical for anyone who carries for personal protection. I have covered multiple aspects of the importance in previous articles, from the liability aspect to the personal responsibility aspect. There is one other aspect of training that is just as important that needs…

Situational Awareness

Situational awareness is a serious concern for anyone carrying a firearm on their person for personal protection. We have a higher level of responsibility when we leave the house with the instantaneous ability to use deadly force. If we are not aware of what…

Responsibilities While Carrying Concealed

There are a lot of myths out there surrounding the responsibilities of people carrying concealed in public. One particular myth we would like to cover is the responsibility to get involved in illegal activity by direct intervention. Many believe that since you are carrying…

Purchasing Used Firearms

There is nothing wrong with purchasing used firearms, there are some general rules that will help to avoid a bad situation though. Many gun shops buy and sell used firearms on a regular basis. Not all gun shops have the time or location to…

Novelty vs. Practical

There are a ton of novelty accessories and ammo types that are available in most stores or from online retailers. There are a few things that need to be taken into consideration before we start adding these to our firearms or our carry items….

New Firearm Break-in

New firearms need to be broke in, and it is advisable to do so before you start carrying the firearm as an everyday carry pistol. It is very uncommon; however firearms can come from the factory with a defect, so it is highly advisable…

Modifications For Everyday Carry Pistol

There modifications for every pistol out there, some are practical in certain situations where others are not. There are a few recommendations for everyday carry pistols that I would like to cover, as well as some modifications that I would recommend staying away from….

Mindset

It is very important that we have the proper mindset when we are carrying a firearm for personal protection. We absolutely have an increased amount of responsibility when we leave the house with the instantaneous ability to use deadly physical force. It is imperative…

Magazine Considerations

We spend a lot of money and time on the firearms that we carry, however magazines are a big consideration as well. There are a few things that should be addressed about magazines; the first I would like to discuss is the myth about…

Legal Backing

There are many factors that should be taken into consideration when carrying a firearm for personal defense. One factor that is often overlooked is having some type of legal backing. The fact of the matter is that if we draw a firearm and use…