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    Join PDN Executive Director Rob Pincus and special guest Todd Fossey for the next exclusive GOLD LIVE event on Thursday, June 13th at 3:00 PM CT. Rob and Todd will discuss the importance of basing everything related to your defensive training and practice on the context that you intend to use your skills in.

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    Presenting a firearm from the appendix carry position can be done safely, should be done safely, and can be done comfortably if you wear the right type of holster. Rob Pincus demonstrates how. Carry the Cross Rob is wearing the gun and holster he carries more than any others: a Springfield Armory XD-S 4-inch in

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    If you’re moving through your home looking for your family members in an emergency situation, Rob Pincus recommends you have your defensive firearm staged in a holster, not in your hands. He presents two good options for staging the firearm under these circumstances. Bump in the Night Especially if you are gathering your family after

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    Presenting a firearm from the appendix carry position can be done safely, should be done safely, and can be done comfortably if you wear the right type of holster. Rob Pincus demonstrates how. Carry the Cross Rob is wearing the gun and holster he carries more than any others: a Springfield Armory XD-S 4-inch in

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    You’ll find a lot of misinformation about self-defense and defensive shooting by watching videos on the internet. But not here. In this PDN video, Rob Pincus tackles one scenario he often sees in internet videos, explains what’s wrong with what is depicted and how we should actually train. Rob is at extreme close quarters with

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    PDN Contributor Deryck Poole presents the features of the Wonder Rifle, an AR-platform rifle from POF-USA. The lightweight Wonder weighs just over six pounds and has a 16.5-inch barrel. Standard Features The POF Wonder Rifle features an ambidextrous rear sling mount, Renegade Rail with patented heat-sink barrel nut, MILSPEC+ bolt carrier group, single-stage straight match-grade

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    Why does Rob Pincus prefer a blacked-out rear sight on a defensive pistol? And what combination of front and rear sights does he believe is the best? Front Sight Focus The most important thing you need to focus on if you reach a level of precision where you need sighted fire is the front sight.

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    Mental health and firearms is an important issue that gun owners need to be talking about. Why? Rob Pincus explains. Walk The Talk America Perhaps you’ve seen the WTTA logo being worn by many industry leaders in the firearms community. They are doing it because they’ve been talking a lot about the importance of recognizing

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    Here at the Personal Defense Network, we want all users, from free users to Premium, GOLD and PLATINUM members, to get the most out of our site. Executive Director Rob Pincus explains the best ways to utilize the resources PDN offers. Two Options When you go to the Personal Defense Network site, you can check

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    How do you practice low-light techniques if you don’t have access to a range that allows you to shoot after dark or your indoor range doesn’t let you turn off the lights? Fortunately you don’t need to be in the dark to practice some of the most common low-light techniques, such as handheld flashlight techniques.

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    If you don’t carry a firearm when inside your home, you may want to stage a home defense firearm near the entryway. What should you do if you hear a potential lethal threat trying to gain access through your front (or rear) door? Make Sure It’s a Threat Someone ringing the doorbell in the middle

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    Rob Pincus offers valuable tips on home defense tactics such as negotiating hallways, stairwells, doorways, and corners in your home while wearing your concealed-carry firearm as you investigate a family member’s cry for help. Home-Defense Tactics Considerations In these home-defense tactics, you need to think about how you’re going to move and always remember that

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