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Video Review can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2YPJlXrYPLk Glock is a brand that is known around the world for a lot of reasons. Some of us dislike the “block” for its feel in the hand, Spartan aesthetics, and boring design, but one thing that can never be denied is that they work! I tell customers on … Continue reading A Better Glock Magazine
Trigger feel, pre-travel, over-travel, length of pull, and of course weight of pull are always a topic of discussion. No matter what the firearm there’s always chatter about the trigger and for good reason. Most of it stems from shooters trying to blame their marksmanship on their firearm as if to dismiss the fact that … Continue reading What Triggers You?
Carrying with a round in the chamber or not was previously always a debate for me and in the shop I hear all kinds of reasons why some do and others don’t. Almost any professional tells you that if you are carrying you might as well have a round in the chamber otherwise you’re less … Continue reading With A Round in the Chamber
Magpul is the king of Tacticool and has capitalized on both great products and trends. I used the original Mag-pull trend on my first deployment in 2005. Our vest pouches were often too tight for easy removal of magazines and so we put a strip of 550 chord (string) on the bottom; pinched in by … Continue reading The Magpul Expansion
I recently took a tour of a local facility called Threat Dynamics and was quite impressed. They seem to have nailed down the modern shooter's lifestyle in a civilized, non-redneck kind of way. The place was super clean, professional, and serious about firearms. Intelligent staff in polo-shirts and slacks, everything well lit, and safety as … Continue reading A Different Way to Train, and the Shooter’s Lifestyle
Sometimes a handgun fits all your needs, and your hand, but the controls don’t quite, or maybe that gun is your only option. Fortunately there are some fixes out there for common models like the Glock 19. Erika is a great shot, but has been hampered by (fortunately) not having Austrian sized hands. The result … Continue reading Getting it all Within Reach