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Private Training or a Formal Class?

Posted on March 7, 2019

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Someone looking for practical knowledge, in a variety of topics, might find they are sometimes faced with a choice of either seeking private tutoring, or a group class. Both of these options have strong support as a learning venue. The group class often offers a lower cost per hour training rate due to the economies of scale. Additionally, a group class can be a fun social event and you may also learn from the questions,
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On Defensive Shooting

Posted on February 14, 2019

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Sometime back I was at a public shooting range and a gentleman was giving a shooting lesson to a newer shooter. The instructor admonished the neophyte to all but ignore his sights, and just “get rounds downrange” at the hostile threat. It was all I could do to keep my mouth shut. After the class, I spoke with the instructor who told me his feelings were that target shooting had no place in the world

Hardware is worthless without Software

Posted on January 31, 2019

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I often see new or intermediate shooters looking for a new gun or firearm accessory that will help them become more accurate. Or help them become a better shooter. Whatever that means to them. Proper firearm selection is critical, there is no getting around that. However, once you have a usable gun, with a decent set of sights and a manageable trigger, you will probably not see much in the way of measurable improvements based
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Hey now, let’s keep it clean…

Posted on January 16, 2019

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If someone asked me to compile a list of people to discuss firearms cleaning, I would be disinclined to include myself. It’s not that I don’t know how to clean or maintain a gun, I do. I’m a factory trained armorer from Colt (AR-15 and 1911 patterns) as well as Smith and Wesson (M&P pistols) as well a unit level certified armorer from U.S. Army. The reason I would keep my name off the list,
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A Great Place to shoot in Los Angeles area

Posted on January 10, 2019

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Huge thanks to our dedicated partner, Law Enforcement and Military veteran Mike Lazarus, for writing this article.   Some time ago, the city of Ventura had an outdoor shooting range in the foothills of the city. It was a very nice, smaller range that allowed shooting out to about 50 yards. The range had some steel targets and one could get basic range necessities there. Then the city grew and people began to build houses near