Being able to successfully and safely decock a pistol is a skill every shooter should have. Regardless of which condition you choose to carry your handgun, being able to lower the hammer safely makes handling any firearm easier.
Training is an important part of effective concealed carry. Different schools of thought would have you practice your defensive shooting skills at various distances. So what exactly is the best distance to practice shooting for self defense?
After purchasing my Walther Pk380, I had some trouble using the factory labels for the guns’ safety. It would seem fairly obvious, since there was a simple lever and an “S” and an “F”. Surely, if the lever is on “S” the weapon was safe, right?
Trying to figure out why that belt clip swivels, and how it should be set? Chances are that the adjustable clip is meant to modify the holster cant angle. Different holster platforms have different ways to change the holster cant.
Take a trip to your local sporting good store, and you’ll see shelves stacked with various calibers of ammunition. With all of the different sizes of ammo, it can be a daunting task to select the best caliber for concealed carry.
In an age where overkill is underrated the number of pistol magazines you should have is often a point of discussion. So, how many pistol magazines should you have? More importantly, how many should you carry?