Rob Pincus reviews the pros and cons of the new Trigger Guard waistline “holster” for your compact handgun. He highlights the unique advantages offered by the Trigger Guard: quick presentation and non-bulky waistline storage, which are important for being prepared in everyday situations. But, some of these types of holsters do not secure your firearm in a consistent position on your belt and none of them prevent the possibility of your gun being dislodged from the trigger guard accidentally while still inside your waistline. With the Trigger Guard, because your firearm is not strapped to a solid point, it is likely to slide around or shake loose. As Rob explains, the Trigger Guard is a viable option, but you should know the strengths and weaknesses of its design before choosing it.
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 >>
Defensive shooting is its own body of work – it’s not target shooting or precision rifle shooting. The Association of Defensive Shooting Instructors was started to provide instructor and professional development, continuing education, marketing assistance, and a community of peers for instructors teaching defensive shooting. This includes those teaching private citizens, law enforcement, military, and…Watch Now >>
Trigger Guard Devices are seen by some who carry in the appendix position as a minimalist great carry option. The Vanguard II is the most evolved design of this type and offers some very specific features including: a belt loop that holds the gun in a constant position and a fin which protrudes from the…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, checking to make sure they have positive feedback, and actually talking to former students. Don’t…Watch Now >>