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Bill Mooney - Handguns & Concealed Carry Editor
Bill is Lead Editor for Global Outfitters Outdoor University's Handguns & Concealed Carry blog. See all of Bill's article contributions in the Bill Mooney article archive.
Richard Mann - Shooting Editor
Richard contributes shooting related articles all four shooting blogs for Global Outfitters Outdoor University. See all of Richard's article contributions in the Richard Mann article archive.
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First Impressions - The SIRT Pro Review
Dry-fire training can be pretty boring but it's a must if you want to become a better shooter. I was very excited to receive my Next Level Training SIRT Pro Laser Training Pistol the other day to help me with my handgun skills. Here's a brief first-impression review before I take it through the paces and complete a comprehensive SIRT product review.
The Best SIRT Trainer For You!
Our friend and contributor Mike Hughes has created quite possibly the ultimate handgun training tool. There are several models and colors for you to choose from....here is an overview on how to decide with model is best for you!
Glock for Women
My introduction to shooting a handgun was with my husband's .45 Auto 1911. I didn't know much about guns at the time, but even I could see that it was a beautiful firearm. Unfortunately, no matter how much muscle I used, I couldn't rack the slide.
Setting Up A Nice Dry Fire 3-D Target
Most of us get a little bored with dry fire training or shooting at static targets. In this tip, Mike has a great idea to make training a little more fun plus adds movement to your training.
Remington enters into the sub compact concealed carry market with their new R51 9mm handgun.
The CAT Home Study Course is the most comprehensive training option for how to survive a deadly surprise attack. The fact is, very few deadly encounters are ever seen coming; in fact, most attacks are actually more like an ambush, a complete surprise attack delivered with little to no warning. The home study course will fully answer the following questions and much more. . .
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I was talking with expert firearms instructor and friend Mike Hughes about handgun training recently. I've had trouble with my shots pulling left. As we were talking about my struggles, the discussion evolved into dry fire training, trigger control, grip, as recoil management. There are some gun gurus who preach the rule live fire training is the best and only way to train because you need to learn how to manage the recoil. There are others who like to work on each discipline of shooting in pieces.
I can tell you first hand as a former athlete and trainer, it is a great idea to break down the components, or principles, of the activity separately to find your weaknesses and improve those skills. Breaking down the movements into small activities and getting better at each movement will produce a better result more consistently.
Here is what Mike had to say about dry fire and recoil management...
As quickly as I walked onto the pistol range, Rob Pincus himself escorted me back to the prep table. He didn't smile or say much at all. He simply un-holstered my handgun and asked me to remove my holster as he handed me a new I.C.E. Range and Carry (RAC) Kydex Holster and instructed me to put it on. While I was familiar with molded holsters, I had never been a huge fan but was about to become one.
Buying gaming equipment for kids is a big hassle. There are too many things that you have to think about before you are certain whether a certain product would be fine to purchase for your kids. While paying heed to every small thing purchased for kids need extra care and attention, when you are purchasing gaming rifles and airguns, you need to be very particular about a few things. One of the various factors that should be sensibly evaluated while buying a replica gun for your kid's gaming requirement is to list down the advantages of buying one type over the other.
SportEar combines there industry leading technology and superior quality in the new Ghost Stryke. For the first time outdoor enthusiasts can purchase affordable in-the-ear hearing enhancement and protection with features like universal SecurFit design, digital compression hearing protection, 100% Lynx digital sound clarity, with optionnal Bluetooth and 2-Way communications.
SIRT Pro and Performer Training Pistols
Safe, effective, and innovative, the Shot Indicating Resetting Trigger (SIRT) Training Pistol was developed by shooters for shooters, to complement, not replace, live fire training. The SIRT Training Pistol brings together a host of patent pending technologies critical to improving shooting accuracy while addressing issues of cost and liability. See the short video of the SIRT in Action.
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