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Lucas

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.

Q&A: Match Video Diagnosis, and Should I Record Myself?

This was a LOT of fun. One of the more common questions that I get from folks is “What should I look for in my match video?” Well, I figured out the technology needed to do it, and for the first half of this weeks Q&A show, I went through my video from last weekends match, and picked it apart for you. It’s entertaining because… I didn’t shoot very well. So, my poor performance, is …

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Tomorrow on the Q&A Show: Live Match Video Diagnosis

One of the more common questions I hear from folks just starting out in competitive shooting is that they don’t know what to look for in their match video.  Tomorrow on the Facebook Live Q&A podcast I’m going to be doing a live match video diagnosis based on my match video from Sunday’s USPSA match. We’ll go through it stage by stage, talk about the things that went well and the things that… didn’t. Don’t …

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Practice and Match Thoughts

Being the 5th week of the month, and a holiday weekend, I’d usually take a week off from the podcast, but I had some things from this weeks practice session and Sunday’s USPSA match that I wanted to talk about. So, on this weeks show, I move away from the usual podcast format, and just give you some top of mind things from this last week. Patreon If you haven’t checked out the Triangle Tactical …

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Q&A: IDPA PCC rules and What Would You Like to See More of?

As always, the Triangle Tactical Q&A show is made possible because of the many listeners like you who have signed up as patrons of Triangle Tactical, and are pledging monthly support to keep it going. Check out the benefits of being a patron at Patreon.com/triangletactical. Here’s this weeks questions: Brant asks: Good morning, Lucas, I have a potential question for the Podcast/Q&A show.  I say potential because I know you’ve answered this question in different …

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Upgrade When You Have a Reason to Upgrade

Recently a well known tactical trainer dude posted something on Facebook about having an XD pistol malfunction in his classes, and went on to talk about how he’s seen a lot of malfunctions from the XD pistols in his classes. (I don’t doubt his experience, at all) Of course, a bunch of folks came out of the woodwork defending the XD pistols, and other folks came into the comment thread bashing XDs, and even others …

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H2O Fowl Farms – Tsgt. Adam Ginett Memorial

I just received notice that the annual Tsgt. Adam Ginett Memorial match will be on June 3rd at H2O Fowl Farms in Dunn, NC. I shot the match I think two years back, and maybe the first year it was held as well, and both times I’ve shot it, it’s been fantastic. If you’re an IDPA shooter, someone interested in shooting IDPA, or if you’re not an IDPA shooter but just want to support a …

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Q&A: Steel DQ Lines and Should You Try IDPA?

The Triangle Tactical Q&A Show is possible because of the folks who have pledged to the show on Patreon. Check it out at Patreon.com/triangletactical. The audio podcast is up at the top, and below is the Facebook Live video, which I’m shooting for 9PM EST on Thursday nights each week: In this episode I got a BUNCH of awesome live questions in addition to the questions I had prepared beforehand. Here’s the questions that I …

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CZ Shadow 2 is now USPSA Production Legal

Yeah, you’re exactly right when you read the title of this post and said to yourself “Wasn’t it already legal?” No, it wasn’t, but it seems like everyone and their brother has been shooting them in Production division for a while anyways. As of the time of this article being written, the CZ Shadow 2 is officially on the USPSA Production list. There was a bunch of consternation earlier today from folks thinking that CZ …

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Shooting On A Shoestring

One of the more common things I hear from people who want to get started in competitive shooting is that they don’t have the money. Before I get going on this topic, I want to make one thing very clear: If you’re trying to scratch together the money to eat, now is not the time to get started in competitive shooting. With that said, I don’t think being a regular competitive shooter has to cost …

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Q&A: Changing Your Mind, Dryfire, and Apex Kits

This episode is possible because of listeners like you who have become patrons of Triangle Tactical at Patreon.com/triangletactical. The money they pledge is paying for the extra bandwidth for this show, more Junk Science podcasts, and ultimately helping me meet my goal of taking Triangle Tactical on the road to do more awesome stuff. If you can help, I’d sure appreciate it. Here’s the emailed questions from this weeks show: Wes: “Hey Luke, Love the …

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