Self-Defense

CrossBreed's new Speedloader Case, designed by Grant Cunningham.

CrossBreed Adds SpeedLoader Case to Catalog

If anyone knows revolvers it's Grant Cunningham. And the renowned instructor has whipped of a device, now being manufactured by CrossBreed, that makes toting extra ammo for a revolver a snap.

Far from popular perception, a knife or baseball can be as or more deadly than a firearm.

The Dangerous Myth of Hierarchy of Lethality

A myth has arisen that Massad Ayoob calls “hierarchy of lethality.” It is the false belief that the firearm represents the nuclear level of hand-held weaponry, and is somehow more lethal than other deadly weapons.

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Fast Draw Vs. Good Ready, Part 2

In Part 1 on this topic, I suggested that keeping a good eye on your environment and getting your hand on the gun early — what I call the “Good Ready” — was preferable for armed citizens over trying to depend on a fast draw in a life-threatening situation. That raised a few hackles.