Reliable Semi-Automatic .22 Mag Rifles can make excellent home defense firearms for people who are looking for a lightweight and low recoil rifle option. Modern ammunition has made the semi-automatice .22 rifle a viable choice for defense, especially out of a rifle. The Magnum Research MLR-22 is an evolution of a classic design that has a unique gas system that improves reliability. The MLR-22 uses an ultra-light weight purpose built carbon fiber wrapped steel barrel and Ruger rotary magazines. The MLR-22 is available in a variety of configurations, including a version which ships with a Hogue over-molded rubber stock.
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 >>
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 >>
Rob Pincus and Deryck Poole work with a student on the range to improve his ability to adjust his balance of speed and precision to the target size and distance while in the middle of any handgun shooting drills. Too often, students get conditioned to fire at one particular pace. See other videos in our…Watch Now >>