Everyday Carry (EDC)

BLUF: Are you ready? Walking through the dark streets of Seattle at night, hitting the hiking trails with your dog, or simply returning to your car after a full day's work.  Each of these day-to-day, generally placid scenarios--and countless others----have the potential to become...

     Before diving in I’d like to establish the Bottom Line Up Front (BLUF) definitions first.       Paranoia: a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self-importance, typically elaborated into an organized system. It may be an aspect of chronic personality disorder, of drug abuse, or...

Choosing proper ammunition for your carry gun or home defense firearm is a matter of real importance.  First and foremost, the ammunition must absolutely, 100% of the time, function in the gun you've chosen for personal protection.  The only way to ensure this is to...

The fundamentals of marksmanship that everyone with a gun in their hands needs to know to shoot well. Stance or body positionGripSight AlignmentSight PictureBreathingTrigger ControlFollow-Through Shooting is like an art. If you want to be a good artist, you need to go to school.  You may want to...

A flashlight is a great everyday carry option, as a self-defense tool.    Let’s look at some key features that demonstrate its purpose driven design. A tactical flashlight is a core piece of functional EDC kit. These are not your typical household flashlights.   I recommend investing in a couple quality...