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If someone tells you they shoot "IPSC" but pronounces it "eye-pee-ess-see" instead of "ip-sic" I guarantee that they don't.

Today’s subject is a brief discussion about match pressure. If you shoot competition, you already know match pressure is real. So how can we control it? You dry fire frequently on a regular schedule. You exercise before live fire to get your heart rate up. You feel prepared to handle the match stress. However when…

A few weeks ago Baxter wrote a piece on the release of The Gadget, a device that allows someone using a Glock pistol to block the striker mechanism when holstering the weapon. I ordered two Gadgets through the IndieGoGo campaign and in the future I intend to keep a Gadget on any Glock pistol I'm using.…

Handguns are machines made up of a number of individual parts all working in harmony to achieve a particular goal. If we use these machines with any frequency, sooner or later some of those parts are going to wear or break to the point where they stop working in harmony with the rest of the…

A while back I wrote about the rise of the Rule One Gun at the 2014 SHOT show. I thought it was mainly a phenomenon I would be sitting out because while I occasionally had call for a Rule One Gun (rule 1 of a gunfight: Have. A. Gun.) due to circumstances I'd still be…

I was chided the other day for not mentioning Anita Mackiewicz in my post. The truth is, I knew she was doing well, I didn't realize how well she was doing. Anita did a lot more than take home the Ladies' Championship at this year's Bianchi Cup. In my mind, she's changed how women at the…