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Can You Do This Rifle Drill?

Can You Do This Rifle Drill?

  Twenty-four people attended the “AR-15 Rifle Building Workshop” we held last weekend. One day 1, we hand-built a custom rifle and on day 2 we trained with the new rifle at my shooting range. Of the many rifle drills we did on day 2, one of them was the Handgun Transition Drill. I personally…

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A Home Invasion Drill

A Home Invasion Drill

One of the many gun magazines I subscribe to is Combat Handguns. Each month they have a section titled “It Happened to Me” where a person tells the story of how having a firearm saved their life. This month’s story is about a woman who was home alone at night with her children because her…

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The 44 Drill with 4 Hits

The 44 CONCEALED CARRY DRILL: Easy But Challenging [POLL]

This is a very easy-to-remember, simple, and basic shooting drill for those who conceal carry a handgun. It is designed to help you with drawing or presenting from a concealed carry holster and garment, as well as improving your accuracy, speed, and techniques for shooting. Its purpose is to help you respond to a general…

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5-Shot Touch-Group

The “5-Shot Touch-Group” Shooting Drill

Many students have asked for a simple practice drill to help their shooting fundamentals. Here is one of several I use and suggest, the "5-Shot Touch-Group" Drill. It is a very basic and helpful drill for practicing and mastering shooting fundamentals and accuracy with both the strong and support hand. This drill is basic, easy to…

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Concealed Carry Drill Part Three

Concealed Carry Drill Part Three

In this article we are going to visit “failure to stop drills”. After the recent shootings in Aurora, CO., I feel this drill must be discussed and practiced. What we saw in Aurora was a determined criminal bent on inflicting as many casualties as possible. When I say “determined,” it is not the average criminal…

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Concealed Carry Drill Part Two

Concealed Carry Drill Part Two

The purpose of this drill is to concentrate on development and improvement of your Combat Shooting Skills and begin using movement in your shooting drills. In this article we will be expanding on the last article Point Shooting & Concealed Carry Drills, by adding the kneeling shooting position and moving to cover. What is cover?…

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A “Murderous” Shooting Drill

A “Murderous” Shooting Drill

A while back I was training with well-known instructor Louis Awerbuck. If you’re not familiar with Louis, he used to be the Chief Rangemaster at Gunsite and Colonel Jeff Cooper was his mentor. Well, on the day I was training with Louis I was shooting pretty well and after one of the drills I went…

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