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5 posts from August 2012

Friday, August 31, 2012

New video of the SIG 556R!


Thursday, August 30, 2012

Beating the Heat and Humidity in the Deep South

Alex Nieuwland - Suarez International Staff Instructor Life is pretty good, here in Columbia, SC, but during the summer the heat and humidity combine to form conditions that can be dangerous to the ill-prepared. When the summer sun starts beating down, and the humidity makes the air feel like you could cut it with a knife, it’s easy to exceed the body’s capacity to cool itself. When this happens, dehydration, heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat stroke can be the result. None of those are conducive to a good training experience, to put it mildly, so it is important to...

Monday, August 13, 2012

AR15 Magazine Comparison

by Scott Vandiver SI Instructor, Atlanta Ga During the last AR15/M4 Gunfighting course I ran there was an assortment of magazines used in the class. Many of the manufactures I was familiar with but there were a few new ones. From my experience in shooting 3 gun matches I knew reliability is a key factor in choosing a magazine. I would pick reliable magazines over extended capacity any time. I also noticed what the students were doing to their magazines to improve the grip of the magazine. By grip I mean texture of the surface and removal from a mag...

Tuesday, August 07, 2012

CQB TIPS: Every step you take, every action you execute, should serve to get your eye and gun muzzle on your target.

Monday, August 06, 2012

Points On The Wisconsin Shooting - 1). The Bad Guy is a Skin head, Neo-Nazi type. First, I really despise those guys, and their entire philosophy. But second, and most importantly from a political POV, is that this gives the left much more political lift than if it had been a Hassan-type. Of interesting note, and all I point out is that it is "interesting", is what the gunman's MOS was. 2). No AK or AR, simply one handgun of undetermined make, other than a high capacity 9mm. The usuals are already making hay out of the magazine issue. Between...

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