Master Your Technique with Muscle Memory

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When seconds count, muscle memory can end up saving your life. It's sometimes confused with sports or workout techniques. It's actually more related to our thoughts and memories, and the power we build lies within the mind, not the muscles. When you execute a task repeatedly, you're reinforcing the memory of…
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What You Must Know About the Use of Deadly Force

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Regular practice and an interest in guns is simply not enough. It's assumed that when you carry concealed you're also fully aware of the legal aspects of concealed carry and self-defense. The simple act of holstering a weapon for defense skyrockets your levels of responsibility. None of what follows is intended…
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This Skill is the Foundation of Self-Defense

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It's an all too familiar situation. While walking home from work you spot someone up ahead and you get a bad feeling. You're out with friends and a car slowly cruises past. The feelings we get when things might be dangerous are very real. Looking out for those moments and…
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You Can Protect Yourself from a Home Invasion

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You hear the smash of glass and the sound of someone entering your home. Your pulse quickens and your eyes scan your possessions and your loved ones who are also scared. What happens when everyone looks to you for help? You need a plan and a way to protect yourself. Luckily,…
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Three Reasons to Carry a Tactical Flashlight

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You can make a concealed handgun into an even more effective self-defense tool by pairing it with a tactical flashlight. This isn't just your usual plastic flashlight, though. Tactical flashlights are built for military and law enforcement use. They're tough enough to handle combat situations and all kinds of emergencies.…
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How to Stay Calm in Combat

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What's the worst thing you can do in a self-defense situation? Nothing. If you haven't prepared yourself for how to handle combat, you can freeze up and find yourself unable to make a decision. Stress can hurt your ability to defend yourself. You can make poor choices and, even worse,…
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A Proposed Bill in Iowa has Gun Owners Rejoicing

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An proposed bill with big gun rights implications is now gaining momentum in Iowa. It still must be approved by the Senate and ultimately the governor, but its proposed changes are gaining wide approval around the country. It focuses on three key issues of gun ownership that could boost sales for…
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Back to the Basics: The Foundation of Gun Safety

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There's no excuse for not knowing these three elements of handgun safety. There's more to concealed carry than a holster, a handgun, and ammo. Proper gun safety starts with a solid foundation. Have a Positive Attitude If you asked a thousand handgun owners about the essential elements of handgun safety, odds are…
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These Statistics will Bust Concealed Carry Myths Forever

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There are too many misconceptions out there about carrying concealed handguns for protection. People are saying things about handguns and those who own them that simply are not true. So it's our job to spread the truth about some of the myths about people who own a firearm for protection. Myth #1 The…
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Practice Makes Perfect: LaserLyte Training Tyme Kit Review

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Firearm training can get really expensive, really fast. Range time and boxes of ammo can start to add up, and this might deter you from getting regular practice.  A laser training pistol is an excellent way to save on money while still taking the time to sharpen your draw sequence,…
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