Author Archive | Ron Danielowski

Concealed Carry Tips - Part 2

Concealed Carry Tips – Part 2

In the first part of this two part series on basic concealed carry ideas, I covered the Four Principles for Effective Concealment, the definition of concealment as it pertains to our needs as concealed weapons carriers, and I finished up with writing about some considerations for what you might want to take into account for…

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Concealed Carry Tips - Part 1

Concealed Carry Tips – Part 1

The Times, They are a Changin’ As additional states (thankfully) adopt more civilized firearms laws such as Constitutional Carry or Shall Issue legislation, I thought I would share with you some thoughts and advice about carrying concealed that I have found quite helpful over the years. Since there have already been good posts on this…

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Why You Need to Learn to Move With a Loaded Firearm

Why You Need to Learn to Move With a Loaded Firearm

Years ago when I was working for a certain federal agency, I was instructing on the firing line with my friend Evan Marshall (the shooter and author, not the mandolinist). During a lull in shooting, the agents were asked to unload and show clear, which brought a chuckle from Evan. Knowing that Evan often has…

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Guide to Dry Practice

USA Carry’s Guide to Dry Practice

Introduction Due to the various requests I have received in regards to my article Sighted Fire vs. Reflexive Fire, I am providing this DIY guide to dry practice (a.k.a. “dry-firing”) in order to answer some of the questions that are still lingering in regards to dry practice. In this article I will attempt to give…

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Buffy Checks, Why They Aren't

Buddy Checks, Why They Aren’t

The video is now legendary, gaining millions of hits and becoming viral almost as soon as it hit the Internet. The unfortunate actor in this almost tragic comedy is a federal DEA agent in a classroom full of parents, teachers, and children.

 Uttering the now infamous words “... I’m the only one in this room…

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