Defensive Handgun Shooting Techniques: The Emergency Reload

Defensive Handgun Shooting Techniques: Emergency Reload This will be one of the most important defensive handgun shooting techniques to learn. An emergency reload is exactly what it sounds like. It is an emergency. You are in a gunfight and your gun runs out of ammo. Hopefully you have a spare magazine, but if not it is now time to run, hide and pray! What is an Emergency Reload? This is a combat pistol shooting technique used to quickly “reload” when…

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How To Clean a Bodyguard 380

I am going to show you step-by-step how to clean a Smith & Wesson Bodyguard .380 pistol. From the field stripping to complete reassembly, this tutorial will allow you how to quickly and confidently perform this task in 15-20 minutes. After you have done this once, you will be able to do it even quicker the next time without instructions. If you have never tried to take down (field strip) your Bodyguard .380, it can be tricky the first time…

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380 Bodyguard Ankle Holster- DeSantis DieHard Ankle Holster Review

The DeSantis Die Hard Ankle Holster is a Great Choice for the Smith & Wesson Bodyguard .380 One of the best places to conceal a handgun on your person is in an ankle holster. You need a small, thin gun that still packs some power. The Smith and Wesson Bodyguard .380 is the perfect gun for this type of carry. When it comes to ankle carry, please do not get a cheap holster. The most important thing is to get…

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Best Tactical LED Flashlight Review- Streamlight Protac 2L-X USB

Best Tactical LED Flashlight There are dozens, if not hundreds of tactical flashlights available for EDC (Every Day Carry), so let me tell you about an awesome one that you may not have considered. I like it so much, I decided to write a “best tactical LED flashlight review” so I can share what I found! My pick is the Streamlight Protac 2L-X USB Tactical Flashlight. If you are reading this article, you are probably in one of these categories:…

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Field Stripping and Reassembling a Kimber 1911 .45 ACP

Kimber 1911 Disassembly & Reassembly Instructions This article will show you step-by-step how to disassemble (Field Strip) and reassemble a Kimber Aegis Elite Custom 1911 Semi-Automatic Pistol in .45 ACP.  You will need to know how to field strip your pistol for cleaning purposes. For just the Disassembly, see How to Disassemble a Kimber 1911. This procedure will work for most, if not all makes and models of 1911 pistols with a 5″ barrel. Some will be referred to as…

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Tactical Reload- Defensive Handgun Tactics

The tactical reload is important skill to master and is a relatively easy one to learn.  This is one of the defensive handgun tactics you will learn at any defensive firearms training class. There are several types of reload: Administrative reload Emergency reload Tactical reload Administrative reload is simply loading or reloading the gun at the range during practice or at home before taking it with you for the day. Emergency reload is reloading the gun during a gunfight when the…

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Instructor Training at Front Sight

Front Sight Firearms Training Institute Review- 4 Day Defensive Handgun Course Las Vegas

Front Sight Firearms Training Institute Review If you are planning a trip to Front Sight in Las Vegas Nevada or have heard of them and are not sure what they are all about, please read this review and I will give you some personal insight from my 9 firearms training courses I have taken. I will tell you right now that I recommend Front Sight, as you will see from my many return trips there. What is Front Sight? Front Sight…

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Handgun Malfunction Drills: Type 3 Malfunction

What is a Type 3 Handgun Malfunction? The third firearm malfunction we will discuss is the “dreaded” type 3 malfunction, also known as a double feed, or “brass low”. You can see the Type 1 Malfunction and Type 2 Malfunction here. Further definitions of firearms malfunctions can be found on Wikipedia. The Type 3 occurs when the firearm attempts to load a new cartridge into the chamber when it already has another cartridge, or more likely, spent brass in it.…

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Gifts for Shooting Enthusiasts- Gun Lover Gift Ideas

Fathers Day Gift Ideas for Shooting Enthusiasts So you need some Fathers Day gift ideas for the gun lover in your family? Well, I am here to help you with some fabulous gifts that any Dad who is a gun nut (like myself) or shooting enthusiast will be thrilled to receive! I know it is hard to buy gifts for someone especially if you do not share their particular passion in shooting. And if you do share a love if…

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Crossbreed Supertuck Concealed Carry Holster

Crossbreed Concealed Carry Holsters-The Most Comfortable IWB Holster Review

The Crossbreed Supertuck Holster. Widely known as the most comfortable IWB concealed carry holster. Crossbreed Supertuck Holster Review As a longtime daily user of the Crossbreed Supertuck to carry my Kimber Pro Carry II 1911 pistol, this review is based on a lot of personal experience. Here is a picture of my first Crossbreed that I STILL USE daily. What is a Crossbreed Supertuck IWB Holster? The Supertuck IWB holster is made using a thick hunk of leather and a…

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