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My First IDPA Match of 2017

Kind of amazing that it took me until July to shoot my first match this year, but that’s the way it works sometimes.  My schedule of classes, awful late spring weather, family obligations, and some construction at the club where I typically shoot matches really limited me to this point.  1,125 more words

Concealed Carry

Dell EMC powers cloud data protection portfolio with its IDPA

Dell EMC has launched Dell EMC Integrated Data Protection Appliance (IDPA), a purpose-built, pre-integrated and turnkey appliance that converges protection storage, software, search and analytics in a single appliance. 153 more words



Most tactically minded people spend considerable time on the range. We fire as much of our employer’s ammo (if we are in a uniform occupation) as we can, and then we spend our own money on ammo so we can continue improving our skills on our own time.  392 more words

Tactical Lifestyle


No matter what type of shooting you enjoy (pistol, rifle, air rifle etc.) having your own target stands is always a bonus. You do not need to rely on your local range for supplies, you can set them as you wish, and above all they are extremely cost effective (if you build them yourself.) This design is not only very easy to build at home, but is extremely effective. 372 more words

Tactical Lifestyle

IDPA (International Defensive Pistol Association) Review

Last week a forum friend invited me to shoot an IDPA match with him.  It was about time I tried IDPA and getting to meet a fellow shooter who I’ve talked with a lot online is always fun.   1,503 more words


Ken Hackathorn on the American Warrior Show

Following up on my recent post about Gunsite and the early history of private citizen gun training classes, as well as previous posts based on Mike Seeklander’s American Warrior Show podcast (on… 846 more words


April IDPA Match

We shot our regular IDPA match on Saturday in Wilhoit, Az at the Prescott Action Shooters range. A great way to observe Earth Day, shooting outdoors! 14 more words