Category Archives: pistol

This one won’t miss

Instructor Tatiana Whitlock with Sphinx 9mm Compact.

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Restraining order enforcement

“We can’t be simultaneous bodyguards to all of our friends. Even if we could, that would set up an unhealthy dependency on you. Teaching your friends to defend themselves makes them safer and more independent.”

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Umarex steps up to support Alexis

Last March, Alexis was in a car accident and injured her right shoulder. Later November, she re-injured the collar bone on the same side. That made practice with full weight firearms impossible. Enter Umarex Morph 3x, a very lightweight convertible … Continue reading

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What’s the Value of Training with Airguns? New on All Outdoor

Pluses and minuses to using CO2 air pistol.

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Polite people don’t make noise.

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Maintain eye contact. Don’t look down!

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Husband and wife portraits

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Shooting the breeze with friends

I will post the technical review later, but for now I just want to note how much I enjoy being able to both shoot and have a conversation with my friends at the same time.

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Last call on firearms training near Nashville

Today, I discovered that one of the two class links in my previous posts was malformed…maybe that’s why only a couple of people signed up for the class by Monday 13. The rifle course has three students signed up, the … Continue reading

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For a fee to a good home: 22TCM

A good friend has to sell a 5-inch double-stack Armscor 22TCM/9mm Luger barrel combo. At Bud’s, it runs $621 cash price, which is the lowest retail anywhere. He bought it with 500 rounds of 22TCM ammunition, of which 490 come … Continue reading

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Discount on top notch training

Carry with Confidence, Saturday 18 Basic carbine course, Sunday 19 I mentioned there classes earlier. Now, you can enroll for less: use friendsofoleg2017 discount code to save 15% off the listed prices.

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Web-sized PDF of Kel-Tec print catalog

Since I am very pleased with how it turned out, I am making it available for download. You will probably see familiar faces in it.

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Tailhook pistol brace, Inland M1911A1 range report: two new on AllOutdoor

The Accurate Inland A pistol brace that actually works.

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S&W .22 Victory review: TK accessories

Making a good pistol even better.

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Sig MPX pistol review: new on ASJ

An illustrated review.

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Bond Bullpup aka XR9-S: new on Big 3 East

A unique bullpup 9mm gets a new engineering home.

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How wet sound suppressors work: new on AllOutdoor

AWC Abraxas 9mm compact muffler

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Top grade firearm training in Nashville, February 2017

The awesome Tatiana Whitlock will be in Nashville February 18-19 to offer two courses. I recommend her coaching very highly — she’s an amazing shooter and no less amazing teacher, able to work with new learners or to improve already … Continue reading

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Longslide .45

A review of this Eagle XL is coming soon. In the meantime, does anyone know where I can get aftermarket sights to fit Iver Johnson brand 1911?

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A Tennessee native in his natural environment

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