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How Do I Decide Which New Gun to Buy? (Glock 17 or Sig P320)

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 9:04 — 4.2MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreTyler in NC sends in today’s Q&A podcast asking about how to decide between two guns. Tyler is looking for a new blaster to use as a competition pistol and some nightstand duty, etc. He’s shot Glock 17’s in the past and they shoot well for him, but he also likes the Sig P320, but …

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Should I Buy a Glock 17?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 6:32 — 3.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreKeith sends in today’s Q&A podcast question asking about whether or not he should buy a Glock 17 for competition. Hello, I am not new to shooting but I will be new to competitive shooting here in the coming weeks. Your podcast has peaked my interest in competitive shooting. I am a good not a …

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HK VP9 vs. Glock 17

Everyone seems to be asking the question: Should I ditch my Glock 17 to buy an HK VP9? Short answer: No. I’ve put somewhere around 300-400 rounds through the new VP9 now, and its really a fantastic pistol that offers some features that the Glock does not. The VP9 has a very comfortable and customizable grip, okay sights, and a fantastic trigger. The Glock feels like a 2×4 in your hand, has awful sights, and …

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“Dress Around the Gun…”

I’m sick of hearing this. Telling a new concealed carrier that he needs to dress around the gun is terrible advise, and probably leads to more of them buying bigger pistols, and not carrying them as much later on.  As it is right now, my Springfield XDs 9mm is on its way back to Springfield for the recall, and I’m sitting in a restaurant eating lunch with a Glock 17 in my waistband, undershirt, and …

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Evolution of Concealed Carry – Going Bigger!

I’ve been taking concealed carry seriously for almost 5 years now, and in that time I’ve carried a lot of different pistols. Some have stuck around longer than others, but for the most part, I’ve carried a Glock 19, with either a S&W J-frame, or Kel-Tec PF-9 as a smaller option. Recently I pulled my old Glock 17 out of the safe, and began dry-firing with it. I’d forgotten how much I loved the Glock …

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