Last Activity:03-07-2010 7:49 PM
Posted in thread: 1911 and hollow points on 03-07-2010 at 07:27 PM
Some firearms need a break-in period. I generally will run 500 rounds thru a firearm and then
if there are consistent failures and if so will have a competent gunsmith evaluate the problem.
Posted in thread: Let's Debate Knife Defense on 03-07-2010 at 07:14 PM
What I have learned from my early teenage years to the age of 53 is the following. Most attacks
to the average person are not telegraphed or for someone with a keen sense of danger they are
Posted in thread: Need a good folding knife on 03-07-2010 at 06:34 PM
When it comes to knives for multi-purpose usage, my advice is to carry two. Image you carry one
folder for which is used daily for things like opening boxes, letters and other normal chores
and you ar...
Posted in thread: Anybody Carry Spyderco? on 01-19-2009 at 10:03 PM
Years ago when first teaching self-defense with edge weapons the choice was Spyderco Endura
because they fit a hand well, trainers available, affordability/price range and what many deem
Posted in thread: Hello from Oregon. on 09-14-2007 at 09:44 PM
Welcome to the forum!!!
Posted in thread: Front Pocket Holster on 09-01-2007 at 05:15 PM
Been carrying a back-up S&W 342 in a Safariland model 25 pocket holster since 2003 either in
dress pants or 5.11's and never had any issues other then sometimes when first sitting down it
will shift a...
Posted in thread: Shoot once or twice? on 08-08-2007 at 04:10 AM
Something else to consider when aiming for the pelvic region or there abouts is the bladder I
hear is not pleasant to be hit especially when full.I agree that there is no sure method to
drop someone w...
Posted in thread: Shoot once or twice? on 07-30-2007 at 02:36 AM
Shoot until the attack has stopped as already said. Have a backup to firing COM such as the
pelvis or head shot. For me the head shot is a backup to the pelivis which is easier to fake
out by the atta...
Posted in thread: Ultimate Non-Firearm Backup Weapon on 07-30-2007 at 02:29 AM
First defense or backup defense coupled with what you are up against are important factors.Many
people see the firearm as the first and last line of defense and never train for defense
without it.My t...
Posted in thread: Attacker Psychology: Appearance on 07-30-2007 at 02:21 AM
It's going to be different for everyone, some might be attracted to tats while another might be
from BDU attire who perhaps was in the military, yet another sees something in a person as
being a nice ...