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Lockdown Wire Pistol / Handgun Rack Review

Lockdown Wire Pistol / Handgun Rack Review

The sturdy wire pistol rack by Lockdown is great for storing handguns in your safe, especially if you want to leave them loaded and holstered.

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Advantage Arms 22LR Conversion Kit for Glock 19 Pistol Review
By September 16, 20130 Comments Read More →

Advantage Arms 22LR Conversion Kit for Glock 19 Pistol Review

The 22LR Glock conversion kit from Advantage Arms had a lot of promise, but questionable reliability and specific ammunition requirements keeps me from recommending it.

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Truglo TFO Trijicon and Fiber Optic Sights for Glock Review

Truglo TFO Trijicon and Fiber Optic Sights for Glock Review

For about $80, the Truglo TFO Trijicon and fiber optic combination sights are a great addition to your Glock handgun. Here’s my review.

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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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Shooting a Glock 19 Inside of a Shirt

Shooting a Glock 19 Inside of a Shirt

I carry my handguns concealed 100% of the time. I don’t open carry, and even when training with rifles or shotguns I keep my handguns covered. One of the by-products of carrying concealed is that your handgun may get caught up inside of your cover garment. This can also happen if you carry a pistol […]

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My Method and Experience for Flying With a Handgun

My Method and Experience for Flying With a Handgun

Last week Sedagive? and I flew to another state to visit my dad. It was too far to drive, and that meant checking my handgun on our flight. I haven’t flown with a firearm since before 9/11, and I had read all sorts of horror stories about inconsistent policies, hostile and/or ignorant airline staff and […]

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How I Disassemble a Glock Pistol
By September 11, 20120 Comments Read More →

How I Disassemble a Glock Pistol

More people in my peer group are buying Glock semiautomatic pistols. Some because it’s an election year. Some because they are becoming more fight-focused in their mindsets and firearms training. I started with a Glock 27 when I turned 21, then I spent some time carrying an Officer’s Model 1911, then an XD-45, then a […]

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How to Disassemble a Glock 19 Magazine

How to Disassemble a Glock 19 Magazine

If you have to exert any force when dealing with anything firearms related, you’re doing it wrong. This holds true for just about everything, except for disassembling a Glock magazine. I clean my magazines about twice a year. I hate doing it every time. The Glock pistol is easy to take down and clean, but […]

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