Developing an Emergency Plan for Your Family

Emergencies can happen at any time. Being prepared can make a big difference in keeping your family safe. Developing an emergency plan is a great way to keep them safe and build confidence. This article will guide you through the steps to create a family emergency plan that covers fire safety, medical emergencies, and criminal…

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A Revolver for Self-Defense?

A couple walks into a gun store to buy their first gun. They leave with a revolver. There’s a good chance that the person at the counter said something like “Get a revolver. It never jams and it’s small”.  Is choosing a revolver for self-defense a valid choice in the 21st century? The short answer…

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What to Look for in a Firearms Instructor

Pistol training in Fort Myers

Selecting the right firearms instructor is vital for anyone serious about learning how to handle a firearm safely and effectively. It would be great if there was a standard, but there really isn’t. Anyone can call themselves a “firearms instructor” and there’s nothing to stop them in most places. Whether you’re new to firearms or…

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Is the Ameriglo Haven a Good Red Dot?

Ameriglo Haven Red Dot

When my awesome wife got me a Walther PDP Compact for Christmas, the gun shipped with an Ameriglo Haven red dot sight (RDS). Ameriglo is well-known for its higher visibility pistol sights, but this was their first venture into electro-optics. I didn’t know a whole lot about the sight, but I figured this was a…

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