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    Increase your speed, accuracy and efficiency with the iDryfire laser target system. It’s a great way to set up a versatile scenario training environment quickly and easily inside an area that is not available for live fire. iDryfire is a big leap forward for dry fire training. The iDryfire system consists of a sensor camera… Read more »

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  • iMarksman
    3:53

    The iMarksman laser training system projects different scenarios on a screen so shooters can improve their marksmanship and decision-making abilities. How does it work? Branching Video This type of video is one of the ways in which scenario training, with projector systems and laser trainers, has evolved over the past decade. The iMarksman laser training… Read more »

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  • 013025f_k5e92u_c-stopping-violence-efficiently
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    Doing anything efficiently means accomplishing your goal with as little time, energy and effort as possible. When it comes to stopping violence, what are the most efficient ways to stop or avoid it? Avoidance Avoidance is definitely a strategy for efficiently stopping violence. If you remove yourself from the area where violence is occurring or… Read more »

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  • pdn-013481f_k5f38u_c-isniper-idryfire-sponsored
    4:31

    Increase your speed, accuracy and efficiency with the iDryfire laser target system. It’s a great way to set up a versatile scenario training environment quickly and easily inside an area that is not available for live fire. iDryfire is a big leap forward for dry fire training. The iDryfire system consists of a sensor camera… Read more »

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  • iMarksman
    3:53

    The iMarksman laser training system projects different scenarios on a screen so shooters can improve their marksmanship and decision-making abilities. How does it work? Branching Video This type of video is one of the ways in which scenario training, with projector systems and laser trainers, has evolved over the past decade. The iMarksman laser training… Read more »

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  • 012863f_k5e82u_c-laser-ammo-fstd-compressed-ready
    3:51

    Regular PDN viewers know that Rob Pincus is a big fan of the high compressed ready position, not any type of extended ready position. There are numerous reasons for this preference, but the main ones are efficiency and consistency. You can do more things with the pistol in a compressed ready as opposed to an… Read more »

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  • 013025f_k5e92u_c-stopping-violence-efficiently
    2:18

    Doing anything efficiently means accomplishing your goal with as little time, energy and effort as possible. When it comes to stopping violence, what are the most efficient ways to stop or avoid it? Avoidance Avoidance is definitely a strategy for efficiently stopping violence. If you remove yourself from the area where violence is occurring or… Read more »

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  • Active Shooter Training
    4:47

    An active shooter is someone who comes into a public space with the intent of hurting as many people as possible. What kind of active shooter training can be done in a workplace? High-Risk Areas If you’re in a high-risk area such as a hospital, amusement park, shopping mall, or school, a place where people… Read more »

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  • active-shooter-scenarios-in-the-workplace
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    Active shooters are a growing threat, and training to respond to them in the workplace involves having a plan, practicing drills and, if your company has the resources, implementing scenario training. If you work in a large-scale facility with a lot of people — for example, a school, shopping mall, hospital, or corporate complex —… Read more »

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  • Shotgun vs. Rifle
    5:38

    PDN Executive Director Rob Pincus answers a question he’s asked a lot. Shotgun vs. rifle: what’s better for home defense? He has a definite preference and explains his reasoning. Then on site at the Bristlecone Shooting, Training and Retail Center in Denver, Colorado, Rob gives a live-fire demonstration with both weapons. Semi-Auto Rifle His personal… 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 explains why it’s best to keep, train and practice with both a handgun and a rifle or shotgun. Rifle for Home Defense Barret is carrying a shorter rifle, which works very well from… 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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