Archive for the ‘Basic Firearms Information’ Category

How to shoot with both eyes open

I often see students struggle with either cross eye dominance, or muscle spasms from shooting with one eye closed.  Here is a good video that goes into some detail about shooting with both eyes open, it’s benefits and various methods to overcome poor sight picture.  What’s even more important, if you ever had to defend […]

Great gun cleaning demo – Revolver

Here is a really good, basic revolver cleaning video from one of the authors (Roy Huntington) at FMG publications (some of the best gun mags around, including American Handgunner). I did a previous post on the pistol, here is the revolver version:

Great gun cleaning demo – Pistol

Here is a really good gun cleaning video.  Video demonstrated by an author for FMG publications (Roy Huntington of American Handgunner).  I really like the “don’t dip the brush in the bottle” bit….. in many videos, that part freaks me out with contamination and all. If you know of any other really good videos, please […]

Cartridge case components

Great video for those new to shooting that simply explains the parts of a cartridge and what happens when the round is fired.