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Tag Archives: 3-gun

Rants, Raves, and Follow-ups

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:27 — 22.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | More If you’re local to me, listen up. If you’re not local to me, just bear with me or skip ahead 30 seconds or so. At the end of the year I’m killing the Triangle Tactical competitive shooting calendar on the website.  There are a couple of reasons for this: It costs more than a …

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Lookin’ Cool

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:49 — 30.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | 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 …

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What’s one piece of advice you wish you had known before your first match?

One Piece of Advice

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:07 — 26.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | More I give a lot of advice here on the podcast, and talk about things as I see them in the shooting sports, but I’ve found that my perspective isn’t always the same as everyone elses, and that’s why I love these call-in episodes where you send in your thoughts on a topic. There’s been …

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JUNK SCIENCE: Turn And Draw

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 39:09 — 26.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreThe turn and draw is a pretty standard start position for competitive shooting matches. Generally in a turn and draw, you’ll start facing up range, wrists above shoulders, and then on the buzzer you’ll turn then draw your pistol once it’s inside the 180*, and start engaging targets. The conventional wisdom about the turn and …

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Treating a Match Like an Athletic Event

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:20 — 25.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreI am getting ready for the XTreme Bullets Texas 3-Gun Championship in Marble Falls Texas so most of my activity has been around getting all my gear and ammo ready for this match and trying to fit a little bit of practice in. I ran up to Hayes Custom Guns to return a PCC I …

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Loose Ends

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:51 — 34.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreListen to the podcast: This week I wanted to wrap up a couple loose ends that I didn’t cover in the last few episodes about folks that are new to competitive shooting. Leniency for new shooters. I’m the first person to tell you to come shoot with the gear you’ve got just to get your …

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When Have You Screwed Up and Known it?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 8:04 — 3.7MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreTJ in Charlotte sends in today’s Q&A podcast question asking about a time that I’ve screwed up in a match. It should come as no surprise that I have, in fact, screwed up in matches. The first one that comes to mind was when I decided to put a big, huge magazine release on my …

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What Shotgun Sights Should I Use for 3-Gun?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:41 — 3.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreCole in Raleigh sends in his voicemail for today’s Q&A show about what sights to use on a 3-Gun shotgun. Neither Ben or I are 3-gunners (I haven’t shot a single 3-gun match since 2012) so we decided to reach out to our friend and 3 Gun Nation Pro Series competitor Tommy Smith to get …

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Will My Skills Deteriorate When I Can’t Shoot Much?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 7:00 — 3.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreWelcome back to episode 68 of the Triangle Tactical Q&A Show. Today’s email comes in from John in Alabama. If you have a question for us, shoot an email to [email protected] or go to triangletactical.net/voicemail to send us a voicemail. Hey Ben and Luke, I was just hired as a teacher and a football and …

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We’re Just Grumpy – 149

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 59:07 — 27.1MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreThis week on the podcast, Ben and I let loose about a few things that have been driving us nuts. Don’t get mad. The News Wal-mart stopped selling AR-15’s recently, and a bunch of people got their panties in a wad about it. It’s a business decision, and it’s not a big deal. Ask any …

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