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Editor/Head Honcho at Triangle Tactical. Lucas is a life long shooter and outdoorsman, avid concealed carrier and competitive shooter, and a lover of pork fat.

The Off Season

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:19 — 26.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreMatt asked in the Triangle Tactical Facebook group what to do when the matches in his area wind down for winter. Should he keep practicing and shooting all winter, or should he take the winter off? I think there are a few things to consider here: A lot of people will take the winter off. They’ll have a …

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Q&A: How to Get Your Friends Started in Competition?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:11 — 48.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | More The Triangle Tactical Q&A show is possible because of Super Squad members! There are a lot of perks to being a member, so head over to jointhesupersquad.com and become a Super Squad member today! There was a question in the live chat about chronographs: This is the chrono that I use, and I like it a lot. …

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When Should You Buy Something New, Even if it isn’t an Upgrade?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:48 — 31.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | More Join the Super Squad! Want access to bonus content, and the Triangle Tactical NewsBlast podcast? Head over to jointhesupersquad.com and become a SuperSquad member! When is it time to replace gear, even if it isn’t an upgrade? I think everyones answer is going to be different to this question, but here’s my thoughts on it: I’ve got …

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Q&A: Tracking Progress and Stopping the Blink

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:00 — 32.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | More The Triangle Tactical Q&A Show is possible because of Super Squad supporters over on Patreon. If you want access to bonus content, input on future episodes, etc, consider joining the Super Squad on Patreon. Rick: Hi Luke, I’m curious to learn how and if you and others go about tracking progress from match to match. There is …

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What if USPSA Production had 15rd Magazines?

One of the USPSA topics that keeps coming up, is that folks want USPSA to change Production division to have 15rd magazines instead of the current 10rd magazines, to mirror IPSC Production division. For the longest time I’ve been adamantly against it, mostly because I just don’t want the division to be changed, because I don’t like change. After doing this video, I’m more ambivalent about it. I do think the change would do a …

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Lookin’ Cool

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:49 — 30.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | More  Last weekend there was a triathlon here in my little town, and we got to people watch a lot of folks cycling past our neighborhood. Cycling is my first love. Far and away above shooting, and I really cannot wait until I’m healed up enough to get back in the saddle. One guy in particular came riding …

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Q&A: Safe Area Safety; Is it Worth it to Invest in USPSA?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:20 — 35.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | More This Q&A podcast is made possible because of Patreon. If you’d like to see more awesome stuff from Triangle Tactical, consider becoming a patron of the show and pledging a couple bucks a month to help me do more awesome stuff. Hit the button to learn all about it: Become a Patron! Bryan Hello Luke, I wear …

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JUNK SCIENCE: Drop Step

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 40:09 — 36.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | More There’s a good chance you’re reading this wondering to yourself “What is a drop step?” You’re most certainly not alone. In the gif below, notice how I step out of the second box, and push off with my foot? That’s a drop step. via GIPHY Some people say they’re okay in certain circumstances, others say that they’re …

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Q&A: Questions from the Group

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 41:00 — 37.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreThis week’s Triangle Tactical Q&A show is mostly questions from the Triangle Tactical Facebook Group. I created the Facebook Group so listeners of the podcast can discuss the shows, post match video, and talk about practice and skill building. Click here to join the group! Shawn: Do you feel like your new mag pouches made a difference at …

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The Carolina Classic

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:48 — 32.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreOn Friday, I shot the 2017 Carolina Classic USPSA match. It was hands down, the best run match I’ve ever been to. I was the first shooter on the first stage, and I started shooting at 12:54PM. We shot 9 stages, and I sent my wife a text saying that I was on my way home at 5:52PM. …

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