Front Sight Firearms Training Institute: Planning your trip: Updated for 2022

Front Sight Firearms Training Institute: 4- Day Defensive Handgun Course. Planning Your Trip A trip to Front Sight Firearm Training Institute in Pahrump, Nevada is a very fun and rewarding experience. If you are new to handguns or a seasoned shooter, you will learn to be comfortable and proficient with your weapon. This course is … Read more

Defensive Handgun Shooting Techniques: How to Master the Type 2 Handgun Malfunction

Type 2 handgun malfunction

The Type 2 Handgun Malfunction What is a Type 2 Malfunction? The Type 2 malfunction, also referred to as a “stovepipe”, is a common handgun malfunction. Fortunately, it is quick and easy to clear, and with practice, can be cleared in less than 1 second! See Type 1 and Type 3 malfunctions. Learning to clear this type … Read more

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun Gear: What To Take

Four Day Defensive Handgun Training: What gear to bring to Front Sight Classes This article will help you prepare by having the right gear to take to the 4-Day Defensive Handgun Class at Front Sight Firearms Training Institute in Pahrump, Nevada. If you are just a beginner or are looking for tactical handgun training schools, … Read more

Why You Need Defensive Firearms Training

Defensive firearms training

Knowing How to Shoot a Pistol Does Not Mean You Know How to Use a Gun for Personal Defense If you are going to carry a concealed firearm I highly encourage you to seek out formal defensive handgun training. I am NOT talking about the class you took in order to get your concealed carry … Read more

How To Clean a Kimber 1911 – Cleaning a 1911 .45 ACP Pistol

Cleaning Instructions for a 1911 .45 ACP Pistol 1911 Cleaning Instructions In this article, I am going to show you, step by step, how to properly field strip and clean a 1911. I will use a Kimber Pro Carry II pistol for the demonstration.  You will see the gun cleaning tools and supplies that I … Read more

Airline Carry Rules-How to Fly with a Firearm

Sportlock Gun Case can hold 2 handguns

Taking a Gun on a Plane- Airline Firearm Rules When I tell people I am travelling to Nevada for Firearms training (I live in Philadelphia, PA), a question that often comes up is, “You can’t take your gun on a plane, can you?” The answer is “Yes, you can!” Most non-gun people do not realize … Read more

5 Gun Products you will want in your range bag

5 Useful Product to Have in Your Range Bag I have been carrying a concealed firearm for 10-plus years and taken many handgun training classes. I have cleaned and adjusted my guns MANY times, and practiced countless drills. Here are 5 products that I have found to be extremely useful: Boresnake This is a must-have … Read more

How to Concealed Carry: Dos and Don’ts

Concealed Carry Dos and Don’ts Carrying a firearm for personal protection is a big responsibility. Knowing how to concealed carry a firearm on your person could save the life of you or a loved one, but proper care must be taken at all times to avoid the potential for bad things to happen. Do These … Read more