Regardless of how long you’ve been involved with shooting sports – and yes, shooting is a sport! – one thing is for sure, there’s truly something for everyone. If competition is your jam, there are some popular ways to compete with your gun – whether you prefer your shotgun, your rifle, your pistol, or all... Continue Reading →
Review: The Mantis BlackbeardX
The BlackbeardX by Mantis will improve your rifle shooting!
Liberty Ammunition – It Just Hits Harder
When you think “defensive ammo” Liberty Ammunition may not be the first brand that pops into your mind… but it will after this! Since 2005 Liberty Ammunition has been focused on defensive ammo. If you’re carrying for self-defense, you absolutely should be using defensive ammunition. Why? Because regular ammo is designed for target / plinking... Continue Reading →
What is an AR Lower Receiver?
The term “lower receiver” gets tossed around a lot. But exactly what is a lower receiver?
Review: Why the Kimber Micro 9 Is My New Carry Pistol
Kimber Micro9 / Galco Holsters KingTuk Cloud I own a few different carry pistols that I’ve carried for self-defense over the past several years. They’re all great, reliable options and carry comfortably. I recently picked up a Kimber Micro 9, and it’s been my go-to EDC carry since the day I got it. There are... Continue Reading →
Tueller Drill: What Is It? Why Does It Matter?
The Tueller Drill is one of those shooting drills that you probably thought about a million times, but you never really knew what it was called. It’s pretty common to hear people inside the self-defense training community say something like, “Most defensive encounters happen within 21 feet, so practice shooting close.” In a nutshell, that’s... Continue Reading →
What Should You Carry When You Can’t Have a Gun?
Let’s face it! Although we try, there are times when you just can’t carry your gun. Whether it’s because you’re traveling to a state that doesn’t have reciprocity with your carry permit or you’re going someplace where carrying is forbidden, you still need to be safe and protect yourself. I’ve taken a look at some common tools... Continue Reading →
Mantis Laser Academy Training Kit
Gear Review: Mantis Laser Academy - Standard Kit Link: https://mantisx.com/collections/laser-academy/products/laser-academy-training-kit-standard MSRP: $149 The Mantis Laser Academy App is available for iOS and Android I’ve been a huge fan of the MantisX Company since the original MantisX model debuted at SHOT Show in 2017. In fact, I gave it a comprehensive review, which you can read... Continue Reading →
What Should You Look For In A Used AR Rifle?
What Should You Look For In A Used AR Rifle? Thinking about purchasing a used AR, but you’re not sure where to start? We have some tips on what to look for as you pick out your new – but used – gun. Buying a used AR has many benefits on top of generally costing less... Continue Reading →
Why You Should Carry a Knife
From simple pocket knives to Swiss Army-style multi-tools, the choices, sizes, and styles of everyday carry blades are endless. If you’re not keeping a good knife on your body as part of your EDC, you’re skipping one of the basic essentials. To me, having a knife handy is a necessity. I use different knives for... Continue Reading →