Many firearm training courses are designed to develop the skills needed to shoot accurately, often at increasingly long distances. Instructor Troy Price of LMS Defense has a different view of things when it comes to defensive pistol use, and he’s developed a training course that keeps all the shooting within 10 feet of the target. American Rifleman's Joe Kurtenbach was invited to participate in a pilot run of Zero Distance Pistol, and he spoke with Price about the theory and techniques at the foundation of the class. Watch the video, and for more, visit LMSDefense.com.
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Although he probably didn’t plan it, when New England shirtmaker Oliver Fisher Winchester acquired the Volcanic Repeating Arms Co. in 1857 and re-named it the New Haven Arms Co., he ended up dramatically altering firearm technology, helped settle the American West and subsequently created a legacy that continues to this day.
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