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Trigger Time TV: Reducing Recoil with Your Grip

Have you ever found that recoil slows down your follow-up shots? What about emptying your mag but your slide not locking back? Your handgun grip can cause all sorts of issues from affecting accuracy to slowing the operation of your handgun. Even if you’re a seasoned shooter, you make small adjustments to your shooting grip […]

Trigger Time TV: Family Defense Drill

Most people train for concealed carry and home defense by shooting targets, learning to safely and quickly clear rooms, and trying to put themselves into the mindset needed to effective defend themselves. However, there aren’t many drills that focus on defending yourself and your family. What if you were out with your children, grocery shopping […]

Trigger Time TV: Fighting From Your Vehicle

Defender Outdoors has partnered with Trigger Time TV to bring our readers some great shooting tips, drills, and strategic advice. Trigger Time TV is a television show that brings together firearms professionals from across the United States to provide the highest level of firearms training and information to firearms enthusiasts across the country. Trigger Time […]

Reach Out Further with Defender Precision Rifle Course

Have you wanted to get into Long Range shooting or precision hunting, but didn’t know where to start? Well, now you can learn the basics and really improve your long distance precision with the Defender Precision Rifle Course. For this course, the Defender Training Academy partnered with Geordie Richardson, a 10-year competitive long range shooter […]

NRA: Trigger Control

NRA Family printed an amazing new article by firearms trainer Larry Quandahl regarding trigger control. The article goes into detail on proper hand and finger placement, dry firing drills, and ways you can improve your own aim. The short read is definitely worth your time if you want to improve your handgun skills. !

Shooting Video Round-Up: Prototype Rifles, John Wick, Musical Targets and More!

We’re back with another installment of our Shooting Video Round-Up. In this series we gather together some of best videos from all around the internet to entertain our gun-loving friends. We’ve got some surprising videos (like how Buzzfeed endorsed guns), some cool new product demos, and more. So, sit back, turn your speakers or headphones […]

Target and Marksmanship Training Support Act Introduced in Senate

Should there be more public shooting ranges? Some Senators in Congress seem to think so. The Target and Markmanship Training Support Act of 2017 seeks to help provide additional funding for the upkeep and expansion of public shooting ranges. The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) released the following press release last week, praising the bipartisan […]

Save Money, Learn a Skill: Gunsmithing

We say that guns are tools, but more accurately, they are machines. Firearms are more akin to a radial saw or tractor than a screwdriver or hammer. And like machines, guns break down over time. Some of the greatest actions will last you decades, maybe even forever with proper maintenance. Some guns you pick up […]