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 to develop the ability to train realistically for multiple threats. Too often, students on the range just swing between targets instead of training to break their focus on the first threat and truly assess their environment to find and engage any other threats. Related videos: Problem…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 >>
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 >>