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We need a shield!

I’m going to tell you something this week that you probably already know. The gun community right now needs to build up a shield. What I mean by this is that we need to build an effective defense against the legislation that is coming from the left and even from the right. Too often I hear guys talking about making their stand when gun grabbers come for their firearms. Often the battle cry of the…

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Train

Before we talk about anything else it is important to say that when you are dry firing you must check all of the guns you will be using, all of the magazines, and ensure that there is no ammo anywhere near you. Safety first always. This week is one of those times where we have to think about our preparation. Unfortunately last weeks post became very real as we saw another tragedy take place in…

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Carry and Train

Youtube Links:  http://www.rockyourglock.com/custom/RYG-COMP.htm  If you haven’t already, go over to youtube and check out our newest video about the RYG High Performance Comp. Leave some feedback in the comments we would love to hear from you.   No one likes to talk about it but we see it everyday, bad things happen and they tend to happen to good people. Just this week we had another terrible tragedy occurred and already we see the swarm of…

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What are you compensating for?

This is something that no one likes to hear but is often thrown at gun owners. What are you compensating for? Why do you need a gun? What are you afraid of? Well you know what, it’s time that we turned that phrase around. It’s time to compensate your Glock, and we have some really great options for you to do that. Compensating your 9mm handgun used to be a competition trick that didn’t translate…

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Should you mill your slide?

We may be biased in talking about this topic because not only do we mill slides but we love shooting Glocks that have slide work, so don’t expect too many negative points. We will try to be objective as we talk about it though.  The ability to mill your slide is a big advantage to buying a Glock pistol. Glocks are so simple in the design of their slide that you can do pretty much…

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We want the best

This week we are going to look at how to choose the best caliber for your needs. To start this off its important to look at the real world application of each caliber to see how they function. We found a great video that breaks down the differences and will help you choose the best caliber for your needs After watching this video it becomes important to know your personal skills and limitations. Many of…

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Protect Yourself

   I want to start this post by saying that we are in no way the experts on this topic. We just have some experience with different ways of carrying and have seen some pretty serious failures. Make sure that you do your own research and testing before deciding on any carry gear. Also go out and get training, there is not a more important way that you could spend your gun fund. Now onto…

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Let’s talk about Control.

     Shooting fast is important but maybe sensationalized in the current gun culture. We see it every where from John Wick to Taran Tactical and countless 3 gun competitors across all platforms. Elite shooters can burn down targets at lightning speed with great accuracy throughout the entire drill. How do they do this? I don’t know about you but when I start to speed up I see a definite decrease in accuracy the faster…

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Be Better Tomorrow

     We want to ask you a question that we have been pondering lately. What are you doing today to make yourself better tomorrow. Did you train, get a workout in, or did you let the day pass you by without making a conscious effort to improve yourself. We were rocked by a Jocko Willink this week talking about the Heroes Burden. He talks about the burden of preparation for battle, of making sure…

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Reflex Sights

Reflex sights. Note to reader: As I was writing this it became very clear not every little detailed of shooting can be covered here.  If you are serious about proficiency and want to have good skills, you need to seek live firearms training with qualified individuals.  Solutions are tricky.  Especially when dealing with firearms. I have heard a lot from people who don’t really understand their problem. They think mounting a reflex type sight on…

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