Entries Categorized as 'Training'

Date September 13, 2013

WAY OF THE GUN: 50 YD PERFORMANCE GROUPING A good number of us practice at distances that feed our ego for success. That distance for many of us is well under 50 yards. If you want to stretch yourself, work on this drill until it becomes a new level of success for you as a […]

The 3 D’s: Detect, Defuse, and Defend — Tony Blauer

Date September 13, 2013

The 3 D’s: Detect, Defuse, and Defend — Tony Blauer The 3 D’s (Detect, Defuse, and Defend) … http://t.co/LrGPm4awIe — Shane Trammel (@ShaneTrammel) September 11, 2013

Dot Torture Drill … Dot Torture Tatget

Date September 13, 2013

Dot Torture Drill … Dot Torture Tatget This is a great marksmanship drill that came from David Blinder at personaldefensetraining.com. (HT: pistol-training.com) Start at 3 yards. You have to get all 50 hits to pass. Once you can shoot the whole drill without a single miss, either increase the distance or add time pressure. For instance, […]

TacStrike 1/4 Scale Steel Target System

Date May 20, 2013

I’ve yet to get my hands on one, but if you want a steel target system that is top notch, look no further than TacStrike. Rob at TacStrike will take good care of you. My eye is on the TacStrike 1/4 Scale Steel Target System. Here’s the low down. The TacStrike 1/4 Scale Steel Target […]

Action Target’s New Tactical Torso Steel Target

Date May 3, 2012

The new Tactical Torso steel target from Action Target looks to be a winner. It’s no secret that Action Target has some of the best target systems out there and I sure the Tactical Torso will not disappoint. We hope to get our hands on one here at Gear Thread. Watch the following Nutnfancy video […]

Travis Haley and Ron Avery – Pistol Drills

Date April 12, 2012

Travis Haley and Ron Avery cover the Triggerstripe Drill. They work on trigger pull and move on to cadence firing with consistent trigger pull. TRIGGERSTRIPE DRILL PART 1 TRIGGERSTRIPE DRILL PART 2 You can download the Practical Shooting Academy target they are using here. It’s designed to provide biofeedback. By shooting along the line either faster […]