In order to properly utilize the capabilities of a defensive knife, you should be aware of the effects that a blade can have on the human body. Michael Janich demonstrates the two general types of defensive knife cutting, ballistic and pressure cutting. Ballistic cutting is when the blade is in motion before it makes contact with your target. Pressure cutting is when the blade is already in contact, and you simply move your arm or all of your body perpendicular or parallel to the muscle you are cutting. Both of these are effective, but pressure cutting will generate a huge amount of force on your target and should deal a devastating blow.
If you are a firearm instructor who teaches defensive shooting, you obviously need a range to teach at. In this video, Chuck Usina, the owner of the Ancient City Shooting Range, shares his thoughts on how a new firearm instructor should go about establishing a professional relationship with a range. Understanding the range owner and/or…Watch Now >>
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 >>