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Cat & Whitney Potgeter: Defensive Shooting Techniques

NRA-certified instructors Cat and Whitney Potgeter introduce three defensive shooting techniques that could be utilized during a life-threatening encounter. These techniques are: point shooting, flash sight picture and sight shooting. Each has its own benefits and drawbacks, but the one you choose depends on the time available, the distance to your target and the accuracy needed to resolve the situation. ...

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Tips for shooting on challenging terrain [video]

shooting on challenging terrain video

Hunters and competitive target shooters are sometimes required to shoot from many different and potentially uncomfortable positions. To be quick and effective requires practice. In this video Clint Smith, President and Director of Thunder Ranch Training Center, walks us through a shooting course designed to simulate several real world shooting environments and provides helpful pointers how to engage targets more ...

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How to Choose A Rifle Scope

How to choose a rifle scope

Choosing the right scope for your rifle, shotgun or handgun is a straightforward process. Watch along as Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, presents the components of a scope and how to select the right one for your application.

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Gunsmithing – How to Repair a Slow Timed S&W Revolver

timing a S&W revolver

A slow timed revolver is one that fails to bring the chamber completely into alignment as the gun comes to battery. In this GunTec presentation Larry Potterfield, Founder and CEO of MidwayUSA, details how to fix the timing on a slow timed revolver. Typically, slow timing is caused by the hand not fully engaging the teeth of the ratchet on ...

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