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Arik

Full time law enforcement officer and firearms instructor. Also a competitive shooter. Avid gear, guns and tactics aficionado. Bringing value to the shooting world...

FirearmsInterviewPodcastTraining

Kerry Davis also know as “Pocket Doc” is a former ER Medic in the United States Air Force, from 1991 to 2007.  While he was serving, he also was stationed at Ft. Bragg, NC as a flight medic.  Once he retired from the Air Force, he became a civilian paramedic and

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FirearmsGearReviewSHOT Show

So Glock announced the new Glock 19x which is NOT what everyone was waiting for…again.  It seems that every SHOT Show, Glock comes out with product that sometimes is just plain…boring.  This time it’s more of a headscratcher as this gun is the entry for new Army pistol that SIG

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FirearmsInterviewPodcastTacticsUncategorized

This is a 2017 Shooter’s Summit replay on a fascinating topic..the 4th Rule in gun safety.  Col. Jeff Cooper created the 4 Rules that appear at every gun range, firearms book or DVD and even on some YouTube videos.  Violate any of the rules and you could have a catastrophic

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CompetitionFirearmsGearInterviewPodcast

Randy Lee is the president and gunsmith at Apex Tactical, a company that specializes in gun parts for pistols.  Apex took off when they introduced a replacement sear for the Smith and Wesson M&P pistol line which made those gun shoot much better with a better trigger pull.  From that

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This is a replay from the 2016 Shooter’s Summit with 4 division Grandmaster in USPSA, Yong Lee.  Yong is also a full time law enforcement officer, firearms instructor and SWAT team leader.  He is certified as an instructor for the Force Science Institute and teaches officers not only how to

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I’m super excited to announce the 2017 Shooter’s Summit!  This year I’ve expanded the amount of speakers and the content is awesome.  The Summit runs from December 17th through the 23rd.  Each day tune in to listen to your favorite instructors, both competitive and tactical, discuss topics that relate to

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CompetitionFirearmsGearInterviewPodcastUncategorized

Scott Jedlinski also known as “Jedi” which is a very cool nickname to have, better than “gopher”..Scott is the brains and teacher for the Modern Samurai Project which is his training company.  His primary focus is teaching students the fundamentals of shooting their handguns with mini red dot sights or

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FirearmsGearInterviewPodcastSHOT ShowUncategorized

Alan Normandy is the brains and CEO of Battle Comp Enterprises which makes one of the most successful muzzle devices for AR-15 rifles.  It’s called, well, the Battle Comp which is short for compensator.  For the uninitiated, having a compensator allows gas to leave the rifle in a designed fashion. 

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FirearmsGearInterviewPodcast

Brian Wilson, not the singer, is the brain in charge at UM Tactical, a firearms accessory company.  Brian is an insightful designer who worked in both the auto and home industries before falling into the world of firearms.  By finding a solution to mounting a red dot on his handgun

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CompetitionInterviewPodcastSHOT ShowTrainingUncategorized

My guest today has had an amazing shooting career…at the age of 19.  Ashley Rheuark is a USPSA National Champion as well as a IDPA Distinguished Master.  Ashley shoots not only USPSA and IDPA, but is a very strong competitor in 3-Gun.  Since she became sponsored by the legendary Taran

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