Rob Pincus dispels the theory that a 22mm snub-nosed magnum is preferred over the 38mm option. He believes the 38mm will always be more practical in real life situations, because although the heavier 38mm has more recoil – which makes aiming for your target’s head more difficult – in a dynamic situation, you won’t be able to aim for your target’s head, anyway. Rob suggests that if you choose any snub-nosed revolver, you should stick with the 38mm and aim for the high center chest to put your enemy down.
Finding a range that allows realistic practice opportunities isn’t always easy. Rob Pincus discusses finding a quality range with the owner of Ancient City Shooting Range, Chuck Usina. Most ranges have very restrictive fundamental rules in regard to what type of shooting can be done. Look for ranges that already host defensive training or dynamic…Watch Now >>
Student alert! If your defensive firearms instructor is not giving you an integrated system of firearm manipulation techniques but rather a set of unconnected techniques that don't integrate well together, don't reinforce each other, and don't contribute to your efficiency by being consistent with one another, you need to challenge those techniques.Watch Now >>
Rob Pincus is with Chuck Usina at the Ancient City Shooting Range in St. Augustine, Florida, to talk about how range owners can find good firearm instructors to teach courses. Chuck advises doing research on what the firearm instructors teach, talking to their former students, and checking to make sure the instructors have positive feedback.…Watch Now >>