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  • Shotgun vs. Rifle
    5:38

    On site at the Bristlecone Shooting, Training and Retail Center in Denver, Colorado, Rob Pincus answers a question he’s asked a lot. Shotgun vs. rifle: what’s better for home defense? Semi-Auto Rifle His personal preference is for a medium-caliber semi-automatic rifle. He likes the AR-15 platform and has used it for a long time. He… Read more »

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  • Why People Don’t Carry Guns-010336f_K5D34U_c
    7:07

    There are a lot of reasons why people don’t carry guns, including legal, moral, and competence-related excuses. Rob Pincus addresses the three most common excuses he hears, all of which can easily be overcome. Already Carrying? Don’t Tune Out! If you do carry a gun, keep watching this video! Listen to these concepts so you… Read more »

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  • Vehicle Hood as a Brace
    4:06

    Using a vehicle hood as a brace can be a great idea, especially if we are shooting with bystanders present, shooting at an extreme distance, or needing to make a very precise shot. If you find yourself in the middle of a public shooting and you have a rifle in your vehicle, the flat surface… Read more »

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  • Vehicle Hood as a Brace
    4:06

    Using a vehicle hood as a brace can be a great idea, especially if we are shooting with bystanders present, shooting at an extreme distance, or needing to make a very precise shot. If you find yourself in the middle of a public shooting and you have a rifle in your vehicle, the flat surface… Read more »

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  • Shooting Steel Targets
    5:22

    Shooting steel targets is a great way to train rapidly without having to worry about the wind or weather affecting paper targets, or worry about replacing targets. Just spray paint the steel target once in awhile to clean it up, and you’ll know where your hits are going. Even if you don’t paint it, the… Read more »

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  • how to become a shooting instructor
    11:52

    If you’re wondering how to become a shooting instructor, this video offers guidance. First you have to understand all the core components, all the attributes you need to develop, all the responsibilities you’re going to have. Then what? Being a Student The best way to start out is as a student, taking all the classes… Read more »

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  • Why People Don’t Carry Guns-010336f_K5D34U_c
    7:07

    There are a lot of reasons why people don’t carry guns, including legal, moral, and competence-related excuses. Rob Pincus addresses the three most common excuses he hears, all of which can easily be overcome. Already Carrying? Don’t Tune Out! If you do carry a gun, keep watching this video! Listen to these concepts so you… Read more »

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  • Non-Lethal Self-Defense
    3:13

    A lot of people who are not actively engaged in the training community tell Rob Pincus that they don’t know if they could kill someone. Obviously it is not necessary to kill someone in order to stop them from hurting you or your family, and it’s certainly not necessary to think you’re going to have… Read more »

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  • Close Combat Training
    3:58

    PDN Contributor Cecil Burch demonstrates a close combat training technique. There are a lot of options once we have established the body lock and have broken the attacker’s posture. We can put him on the ground and run away. We can put him on the ground and go to the ground with him and strike… Read more »

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  • Shotgun vs. Rifle
    5:38

    On site at the Bristlecone Shooting, Training and Retail Center in Denver, Colorado, Rob Pincus answers a question he’s asked a lot. Shotgun vs. rifle: what’s better for home defense? Semi-Auto Rifle His personal preference is for a medium-caliber semi-automatic rifle. He likes the AR-15 platform and has used it for a long time. He… Read more »

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  • What’s Better for Home Defense: Rifle or Handgun?
    1:58

    Should you use a rifle or handgun for home defense? PDN Contributor and Owner of Bearco Training in Covington, Louisiana, Barret Kendrick, is on the range to talk about choosing the right firearm for home defense. Rifle for Home Defense Barret is carrying a shorter rifle, which works very well from a barricaded position. What… Read more »

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  • Best Home Defense Rifle
    5:57

    What is the best home defense rifle? If you’re asking that question, chances are you already own a rifle or have one in mind to buy. Rob Pincus talks about some of the common types of rifles you may already own that may not be as good for self defense or home defense situations, and… Read more »

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