Episode 004 – Guns: Handgun Selection

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by Admin on September 17, 2013


EP 4 Guns -Handgun Selection

  • Intro
  • Sponsors
  • Feedback/ Questions Received
    • Using thumb to release slide with lever?
      • Brief discussion on Physiological response to stress and the “fine motor skills” myth
    • What do you think about the new CLP’s that incorporate “nanotechnology”?
  • Topic: Handgun Selection
  • What do you want/need the handgun for?
    • Range/ plinking only
    • Collector
    • Self Defense/ Duty or Professional use
  • We are going to focus on the Self Defense/ Duty category
  • Self Defense
    • Revolver (Generally speaking a snub nosed.38)
      • Less ammo
      • Can be harder/ more difficult to shoot
        • Double action trigger
        • Sights generally not great
    • Auto-Pistol
    • Glock
    • S&W M&P
    • 9mm/.40 cal
    • General discussion regarding auto-pistols

Many thanks to our friends at Triangle Tactical for making the Practical Tactical Podcast their Plug of the week in Episode 46. THANKS GUYS! Keep up the Great Work!





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