After you choose a firearm for personal defense, consider getting both the full size and compact versions of the weapon. Rob Pincus discusses why he thinks owning both sizes makes you a more versatile gun owner. A larger gun is preferred for multiple reasons, including its longer sight radius, larger grip area, and greater magazine capacity. However, one of its downfalls is that, depending on your wardrobe, it may be difficult to carry as a concealed personal-defense weapon. This is where the compact version comes in handy, it is much more convenient for concealed carry on your waistline.
Rob Pincus and Deryck Poole work with a student on the range to refine his shooting position. Whenever you are training for defensive shooting, you should try to maintain a natural and neutral stance with your feet about equidistant from the target and your weight forward. Related videos: Problem Solving on the Range: Realistic Engagement…Watch Now >>
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