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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.

USPSA Lists NROI Seminars on Website

Kind of a lame sounding headline, but this is a great change for USPSA. I like this because in the past it could be hard to find a seminar because it was up to the organizer to put the word out about the seminar, now that they’re all listed on the website that makes it much easier for people to find seminars that are close by. http://uspsa.org/open-seminars

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Ch Ch Ch Changes!

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 40:41 — 27.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreThe USPSA Board of Directors announced some changes to several divisions in the BoD meeting notes from earlier this month, and in this episode I discuss the highlights and lowlights. I’d encourage you to go to the USPSA website, log-in, and actually read all of the changes. Far too many people have just been asking for the Cliffs …

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Q&A: Is my Glock 19 holding me back? Heard any Production rumors?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 49:18 — 33.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreBryan What is a good age to start a junior shooter? A lot of it probably has to do with maturity/responsibility. Start them with a pellet gun, BB gun, .22? Bryan My practice range is an indoor range, and can be rather loud at times; what is great practice drill to do that does not require a shot …

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Q&A: Any Tips for Shooting IDPA with a Weapon Mounted Light?

Mike asked this question a while back and I answered it on a Q&A podcast, but I wanted to re-address it in a video format, because it makes it a little easier to understand. Do you have any advice for shooting a night match (IDPA if it matters) with a weapon mounted light? I have been turning it on with my trigger finger after I draw it but wonder if it would be better to …

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How About Group Coaching?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:16 — 20.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreMost folks out there can’t afford to take a shooting class more than about once a year or so, and most people don’t get instruction that much. Previous podcast episode on coaching here. I hear a lot of people talk about how they struggled for years doing things incorrectly. How they then changed something in their practice and …

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 33:50 — 23.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreLast week when I was on the range doing all the shooting for last weeks Junk Science show I noticed something that I’d never noticed before. When I was doing the step into the box draws, I could reliably shave a tenth of a second when I put my focus on the draw stroke, and not the step. …

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JUNK SCIENCE: Are Race Holsters Worth It?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:30 — 31.6MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreFor a long time I’ve wondered if the expensive race holsters that hold the gun just by the trigger guard are really worth the money, so that’s what I’ve decided to find out for this episode. So, here’s what I did: I setup a 10″ steel plate at 10y. I tested both holsters with 50 draws in the …

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This week on the podcast: JUNK SCIENCE!

This is one that I’ve been really excited about doing for a while. I was originally going to do this with a knockoff CR Speed WSMII holster that I’ve had kicking around for a while, but then I decided to put it on the back burner until I could get my hands on a real-deal race holster. If I’m gonna do it, might as well do it right! So, anyways, this week I’m going to …

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Q&A: Killed in the Streets!

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 48:08 — 33.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreEric Lucas, I have a question for your Q&A if you would like. I know this touches on a subject you have talked about in the past. The closest USPSA club to me is an hour away. They shut down fairly early in the season. Last summer I still wanted to do some more matches and the next …

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