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Myths, such as the one about using your sights in a defensive scenario, are common but should be dispelled by competent instructors.

7 Defensive Handgun Training Myths

There are many myths out there when it comes to proper defensive handgun training technique. Here, seven of the most common debunked.

Smith & Wesson M&P Pro C.O.R.E. Review. Photos by Alex Landeen

Core Strength: Smith & Wesson M&P Pro C.O.R.E. Review

Last year, Smith & Wesson added an integral mounting system for optical reflex sights and designated the guns as C.O.R.E models, the acronym indicating Competition Optics Ready Equipment. Dick Jones reviews the Smith & Wesson M&P Pro C.O.R.E..