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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Trigger Control

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Trigger Control

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners discusses basic trigger control. This video features a WASR AK-47 style rifle in 7.62x39mm, but the basics apply to every firearm, from pistol to shotgun to rifle. The AK just has a massive trigger, and the trigger reset is easy to hear 🙂 Tags: featured, firearms […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Loading an AK

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Loading an AK

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners shows you basic procedures that should enable you to unload most modern civilian defense rifles. This video features an AK pattern rifle, but the basics apply to just about every model. Tags: ak47, featured, firearms tips and techniques, rifle

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Unloading an AK

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Unloading an AK

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners shows you basic procedures that should enable you to unload most modern civilian defense rifles. This video features an AK pattern rifle, but the basics apply to just about every model. Tags: featured, firearms tips and techniques, rifle

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Basic Rifle Information

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Basic Rifle Information

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners talks about rifles. You’ll learn about the basic parts of most civilian defense rifles like an AK-47 or AR-15 rifle, as well as why I believe most Americans should own a defense rifle before they purchase a handgun. You will want to have watched some of […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Holsters

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Holsters

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners talks about pistol holsters. Most holsters are made out of kydex (plastic), leather, or nylon. Holsters come in various shapes and fulfill various objectives, such as concealed carry holsters or “duty” holsters or “deep concealment” holsters. I cover some basic types of handgun holsters and my […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: What to Take to Your First Gunfighting Class

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: What to Take to Your First Gunfighting Class

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners is about what you should take for your first gunfighting class. A fight-focused class will be more dynamic, should include more movement, and be more strenuous than your run-of-the-mill standing in a shoebox target shooting session. Expect to be outside in any kind of weather conditions. […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: How to Hold a Semi Automatic Pistol

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: How to Hold a Semi Automatic Pistol

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners is about how to properly grip a typical semi automatic pistol (or handgun). This video features a Glock 19 9mm semi-auto handgun, but the lessons should apply to any typical pistol. This is part of an ongoing introductory series and FAQ about firearms, ammunition and accessories […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: How To Load a Magazine

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: How To Load a Magazine

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners is about how to load the magazine for a typical semi automatic pistol (or handgun). I will teach you the basic parts of a magazine, how to load a magazine, and how to load a pistol and chamber a round. This video features a Glock 19 […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: How to Unload a Pistol

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: How to Unload a Pistol

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners is about how to unload a typical semi automatic pistol (or handgun). This video features a Glock 19 9mm semi-auto handgun. This is part of an ongoing introductory series and FAQ about firearms, ammunition and accessories for new gun owners or people who want to learn […]

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Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Basic Parts of a Semiautomatic Pistol

Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners: Basic Parts of a Semiautomatic Pistol

This episode of Firearms Tips and Techniques for Beginners is about the basic parts of a typical semi automatic pistol (or handgun). This video features a Glock 19 9mm semi-auto handgun. This is part of an ongoing introductory series and FAQ about firearms, ammunition and accessories for new gun owners or people who want to […]

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