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Sheriff's Tips: Is the Single-Action Revolver a Valid Defense Gun?

Sheriff's Tips: Is the Single-Action Revolver a Valid Defense Gun?

From its very inception as a percussion firearm, the single-action revolver was designed as a...
Sheriff's Tips: The Nighthawk Custom Browning Hi Power

Sheriff's Tips: The Nighthawk Custom Browning Hi Power

Sheriff Jim Wilson tells why Nighthawk has taken the Browning Hi Power to an even...
To Purse Pack—Or Not

To Purse Pack—Or Not

As with any other carry mode, there are drawbacks to carrying the defensive handgun in...
The Gunsite Legacy

The Gunsite Legacy

Forty years after Col. Jeff and Janelle Cooper founded Gunsite, it is now America’s oldest...
Sheriff's Tips: Long-Range Shooting with the Defensive Handgun

Sheriff's Tips: Long-Range Shooting with the Defensive Handgun

It is a good idea for the defensive handgunner to have some experience in shooting...
Sheriff's Tips: Practice With Either Hand

Sheriff's Tips: Practice With Either Hand

Once you have begun to get a handle on the basics of defensive handgun shooting,...
Sheriff's Tips: It's Not Just About Guns

Sheriff's Tips: It's Not Just About Guns

Too often when we think of protecting ourselves and our family we only focus on...
Sheriff's Tips: Managing the Pistol-Mounted Light

Sheriff's Tips: Managing the Pistol-Mounted Light

In some circles the pistol-mounted light has become quite popular as a personal defense tool.
Sheriff's Tips: Just Hit the Target

Sheriff's Tips: Just Hit the Target

The gun you carry is not nearly as important as your ability to hit the...
Sheriff's Tips: Pay It Forward—Get Them Started

Sheriff's Tips: Pay It Forward—Get Them Started

Sheriff Jim Wilson offers suggests for helping a new shooter take those first baby steps.
Sheriff's Tips: Watch Their Hands

Sheriff's Tips: Watch Their Hands

While the eyes are the window to the soul, it is the hands that hold...
Getting the Most Out of Field Shooting Positions

Getting the Most Out of Field Shooting Positions

It’s fun to shoot tight little groups from the shooting bench, but there’s never one...
Holiday Awareness and Defense

Holiday Awareness and Defense

In the defensive Color Code, we refer to a state of relaxed awareness as Condition...
Tips for Maintaining a Defensive Handgun

Tips for Maintaining a Defensive Handgun

One thing’s for sure: Good-quality defensive handguns aren't cheap. The good news is that when...
The El Presidente Drill

The El Presidente Drill

Although the “El Presidente” shooting drill was devised some years ago, it is still an...
A Pair of Les Baer M1911s

A Pair of Les Baer M1911s

Les Baer’s Hemi 572 and Monolith Stinger Heavyweight are accurate and reliable, but they also...
Sheriff's Tips: Empty Chambers

Sheriff's Tips: Empty Chambers

Do you carry your defensive handgun with a round in the chamber? Sheriff Jim Wilson...
Defensive Awareness: Understanding the Color Code

Defensive Awareness: Understanding the Color Code

Being aware of what is going on around you greatly increases your ability to spot...
Failure Drill Comments

Failure Drill Comments

My colleague and friend Jim Wilson recently commented on the Failure Drill. In doing so,...
Whatever Happened to the Double Tap?

Whatever Happened to the Double Tap?

During the time that he was developing the Modern Technique of the Pistol, Col. Jeff...
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