Category Archives: Basics

The basics of weapons handling

Basics: USPSA style shooting

USPSA stands for the United States Practical Shooting Association. This association is one of the major competitive shooting associations in the United States. So why shoot competition? Competition allows you to do some things that you would not normally be … Continue reading

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Handgun Basics: Trigger Control

Handgun Basics: Trigger Control Legal-ese: Caution: Please always make sure that you are using the utmost care when handling a firearm. Never point the firearm at anything you are not willing to destroy. Before handling ANY firearm please always make … Continue reading

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Handgun Basics: Sight Alignment

Handgun Basics: Sight Alignment   Once you have gotten into your shooting stance and made sure you have the proper grip, it is time to align your sights on target. Focusing all of your energy on the front sight may … Continue reading

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Handgun Basics: Grip

  Handgun Basics: Grip   A proper grip on your handgun will not only help you to shoot accurately and quickly, but will keep you from injuring yourself in the process. The correct grip for a right handed shooter is … Continue reading

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Handgun Basics: Stance

Post discussing the importance of a correct handgun stance. Goes over the difference between the Isosceles and Modified Weaver stances. Continue reading

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