Wednesday, July 2, 2014

CWP, 26 March 2014 A.D.
Greetings Concealed Weapons Permittees,

***** Training *****

"25 Trigger Pulls to Become a Better Shooter" by Jason Hanson
http://blog.beretta.com/25-trigger-pulls-handgun-training

     In our last NRA Defensive Pistol class, the students
were initially wiggling their pistols around to avoid
shooting through their concealment garments when firing
from the close contact position with one hand.  This
wastes time and is dangerous.  This bad habit must be
broken by correct training.
     We require that the students bring a disposable
concealment garment for use during this exercise.  Have
them stop by Goodwill and pick up an over sized Aloha
shirt.  If the student neglects to bring such a shirt,
we give the student such a shirt to use, because forming
bad habits is antithetic to our training.
     If done properly, a fast competent presentation
from the holster to the close contact position with one
hand will result in shooting through the closed front
concealment garment, and may result in a shot through
an open front concealment garment.
     The student must not use their support side hand
to clear the garment, because this runs the risk of
shooting their support side hand.
     Explain to the student that this is realistic
training.  No mugger is going start his attack from
across the parking lot.  He will be within touching
distance before giving any sign of hostility.  So,
you must be competent to shoot from close contact.

Trigger Terms by Dave Anderson
http://americanhandgunner.com/trigger-terms/

What DVC means, and how it applies to you.
http://fmgpublications.ipaperus.com/FMGPublications/AmericanHandgunner/AHMJ14/
Page 44.

***** Lessons Learned *****

"Be a survivor, not a victim."
http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/03/23/Woman-Who-Held-Burglar-At-Gunpoint-Be-A-Survivor-Not-A-Victim

Civil and criminal liability problems with trigger modifications,
by Massad Ayoob.
http://www.glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1521493

Debunking a myth about point shooting.
http://www.glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1519101

On giving warnings.
http://www.glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1518969

***** Recalls *****

Brazilian Police Recall 98,000
.40 S&W  Taurus 24/7 DS Pistols
Taurus (Brazil, not USA)
http://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2014/03/20/brazilian-police-pistol-accidental-discharges/
The video shows the pistol firing without pulling
the trigger and with the thumb safety on.

Springfield Armory XD-S in 9mm and .45 ACP
http://www.springfieldrecall.com/TechnicalBackground.asp
The statistically insignificant sampling of people
who own this pistol and that have spoken to me about
this pistol have reported malfunctions and
the difficulty of using this pistol because
it is too small to handle.

Winchester .22 Cal. Long Rifle Rimfire Ammunition
Symbol Number: S22LRT
Lot Numbers: GD42L and GD52L
40 Grain Black Copper Plated Round Nose rimfire ammunition.
http://www.winchester.com/library/news/Pages/s22lrt-recall.aspx

***** Propaganda *****

Penn & Teller's video on gun rights.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xKMgxuHBasI

Cheers,
Jon

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