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Practice Versus Training

Some shooters say they 'practice,' others say they 'train.' Are they the same things? Jim and Rich tackle these often misunderstood concepts.

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Practice Versus Training

Practice Versus Training

Some shooters say they 'practice,' others say they 'train.' Are they the same things? Jim and Rich tackle these often misunderstood concepts.

Concealed Carry Secrets

Concealed Carry Secrets

Jim, Rich and Jessica show you what you need to know for more effective concealed carry. On 'Help Desk,' Rich and Jim go over different styles of triggers and what they're good for, and Jim and Scott debate the merits of two popular .22 semi-autos.

Feeding Your AR-15

Feeding Your AR-15

There's a wide variety of ammo on the market for the AR1-15, and Jim and Rich explain how to select the right one for your needs.

.22s Rule!

.22s Rule!

Jessica, Jim and Scott dive into the world of .22s -- both rifles and pistols -- and show why they're not only fun but great training tools.

Crazy for Carbines

Crazy for Carbines

Scott, Rich and Jim go in-depth on carbines and demonstrate why these guns are great defensive arms. 'Help Desk' covers the critical decisions in choosing a holster, and on 'This or This?' Jim and Rich have a red dot versus iron sight showdown.

ABOUT THE SHOW

"Handguns & Defensive Weapons" is one of the most popular shooting shows on the Sportsman Channel It is co-hosted by Richard Nance, James Tarr and J. Scott Rupp. Its primary mission is to cover guns, ammunition and accessories for personal protection—primarily home defense and concealed carry—but the show also highlights recreational shooting and other gun-related activities. Individual segments focus on defensive tactics, product reviews, shooting advice and more.

The show airs on Sportsman Channel: Tuesdays @ 2:30PM, Thursdays @ 2:00PM and 10:30PM, and Fridays @ 1:30AM, all times Eastern Standard.

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