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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…

Lead Exposure

There are some things that are covered all the time within the firearms community, however there are some things that I hardly ever hear about that do deserve some mentioning. I want to cover a serious hazard associated with firearms that I often see…

Issues With Not Carrying With A Round In The Chamber

For a private citizen carrying a firearm for personal protection, that firearm exists for one purpose alone: protecting their life or the life of another from an imminent deadly threat. That being said, in a defensive situation that is a fight for your life,…

In-Home Safety Considerations

When it comes to firearm ownership, we are usually taught at a young age that safety is priority number one. This is absolutely true, and as our living situations change over time so must our protocols for in-home safety. Living by yourself, it is…

How to Properly Carry With A Round in the Chamber

There are a ton of myths and personal opinions that circulate with regards to carrying a firearm with a round in the chamber. I hear the arguments about how “unsafe” it is to carry with a round in the chamber all the time; while…

Holsters: Kydex vs. Leather vs. Hybrid

In today’s society, there are literally thousands of holster manufacturers and tens of thousands of holster options. It goes without saying, there is a ton of speculation on which holster type is the superior option. There are generally three basic types of holsters that…