Scenes

The Scrambler with the Stag Model 3T-M

Richard Nance and James Tarr are at the famous Gunsite Academy Scrambler course where they take a run through with the Stag Model 3T-M.

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.

Pinking with Purpose

Pinking with Purpose

Jim, Rich and Scott show you how to jazz up your training with fun targets and challenges. On 'This or This?' Jim and Scott take sides on what makes the best trail gun, and Jim and Rich do a bag dump of must-have range gear on 'Help Desk.'

Defending The Castle

Defending The Castle

Jessica, Jim and Rich tackle home defense with handguns and rifles, plus flashlight techniques that help defenders identify and hit their targets. On 'This Or This,' Scott and Jim try to settle their debate on which semi-auto rimfire platform rules.

Rockin

Rockin' Revolvers

Rich, Scott and Jim explore the world of revolvers. Rich and Jim talk carry-gun ammo maintenance on 'Help Desk,' and on 'This Or This' they have a timely debate on which is better for defensive handgunning: red dots or iron sights.

Intermediate Range Riflery

Intermediate Range Riflery

Jim and Scott tackle medium-distance targets to demonstrate techniques that will boost shooters' skills with both bolt-action and semiautomatic guns.

Right Handgun For You

Right Handgun For You

Scott, Jim and Rich shoot and discuss handguns suitable for home defense and daily carry. Rich and Jim argue the merits of striker-fired pistols vs. 1911s in a must-see throw-down on 'This Or This?' Rich demonstrates techniques for managing recoil.

My Best Practice

My Best Practice

Jim, Rich and Jessica talk about their shooting problem areas and show practice techniques that have helped them improve. On 'Help Desk' Rich and Jim discuss options for concealed carry gun placement. Rich tackles close-quarter tactics for carbines.

America

America's Rifle

Rich and Jim cover guns, ammo and more for the AR-15. On 'Help Desk' the guys talk carry-gun break-in, and on 'This Or This?' they debate the merits of 9mm vs. .45 ACP in the 1911 pistol. Rich demonstrates techniques for shooting on the move.

Active Shooter Response

Active Shooter Response

Jim and Rich share tips and techniques that can help you and others survive an active shooter scenario. Scott showcases a simple drill that trains essential skills, and he and Rich square off on whether red dots or iron sights are better for ARs.

Handgun Basics

Handgun Basics

SIG Academy's Hana Bilodeau joins Rich and Jim to discuss the essential skills all handgunners should master. On 'This Or This,' Scott and Jim take up the snubnose versus small pistol debate, and Scott runs his favorite revolver drill, the 5x5x5.

The Shooting Range Experience

The Shooting Range Experience

Scott Rupp and James Tarr take you to the range to talk about what to bring, how you can train and how you should behave.

All About Handgun Ammo

All About Handgun Ammo

Rich and Jim get into the nitty gritty of the FBI ammo protocol, firing into various barriers to illustrate what can happen to a bullet.

Intro to Action Shooting

Intro to Action Shooting

Team Smith & Wesson's Julie Golob joins Jim and Scott to unlock the secrets of two popular action shooting sports.

Dealing with Subcompacts

Dealing with Subcompacts

Jim and Rich cover the benefits and the challenges presented by very small pistols.

Teaching New Shooters

Teaching New Shooters

Julie Golob of Team Smith & Wesson guest stars, joining Jim and Scott for a discussion of how best to introduce new shooters to the sport.

.308 vs .223

.308 vs .223

James Tarr tries to argue how size doesn't matter as he takes the .223 side of the .223 vs. .308 debate.

Changes in Law Enforcement Training

Changes in Law Enforcement Training

Our experts discuss how training for law enforment officers has evolved through the years.

Competition v. Combat: Walther & Rock Island

Competition v. Combat: Walther & Rock Island

Dave Spaulding uses the hosts' skill sets to demonstrate the differences between practicing for competition and combat.

Concealed Carry Tactics

Concealed Carry Tactics

Richard Nance and Jessica Nyberg demonstrate concealed carry tactics with open and closed garments.

Double Feed Drill: Handguns & Def. Weapons TV

Double Feed Drill: Handguns & Def. Weapons TV

Richard Nance, James Tarr and Dave Spaulding all give it their best shot as they compete in a drill that starts off with a double feed malfunction.

Drawing Techniques for Loose Clothing

Drawing Techniques for Loose Clothing

James Tarr works with SIG Academy instructor, Hana Bilodeau on concealed carry drawing techniques with loose garments.

Drawing Techniques for Untraditional Modes of Carry

Drawing Techniques for Untraditional Modes of Carry

Richard Nance and Hana Bilodeau discuss and demonstrate drawing techniques for concealed carry from untraditional weapon carry locations.

En Garde: The Laser Advantage

En Garde: The Laser Advantage

In this En Garde Segment, Richard Nance demonstrates the benefits of using a laser with your handgun.

Gear Review: Glock 41

Gear Review: Glock 41

James Tarr and Dave Spaulding offer up their opinions regarding the Glock 41 pistol.

Gear Review: Hi-Point 4595 Carbine

Gear Review: Hi-Point 4595 Carbine

James Tarr and Jessica Nyberg highlight the features and test out the Hi-Point 4595 carbine.

Gear Review: HK 22

Gear Review: HK 22

Richard Nance and James Tarr fight off zombies as they review two versions of the HK 22.

Gear Review: Rock Island 22 TCM

Gear Review: Rock Island 22 TCM

James Tarr and Richard Nance review the Rock Island 22 TCM pistol.

Gear Review: S&W M&P Bodyguard 380

Gear Review: S&W M&P Bodyguard 380

James Tarr and Jessica Nyberg review the Smith & Wesson M&P Bodyguard 380.

Gear Review: Springfield XDS 4.0

Gear Review: Springfield XDS 4.0

Dave Spaulding and James Tarr review the Springfield XDS 4.0 pistol.

Getting to Know Your AR

Getting to Know Your AR

Richard Nance and James Tarr discuss several issues relating to the AR platform.

Guns & Gear: Hornady American Gunner Ammo

Guns & Gear: Hornady American Gunner Ammo

James Tarr examines the American Gunner line of ammunition from Hornady.

Guns & Gear: S&W M&P 380 Shield EZ

Guns & Gear: S&W M&P 380 Shield EZ

James Tarr reviews the highlights of Smith & Wesson's M&P 380 Shield EZ.

HGDW 10 308 v. 223

HGDW 10 308 v. 223

HGDW 10 308 v. 223

HGDW 10 Gear Review Hi-Point 4595 Carbine

HGDW 10 Gear Review Hi-Point 4595 Carbine

HGDW 10 Gear Review Hi-Point 4595 Carbine

HGDW 10 Long Distance Handgun Heinie Signature

HGDW 10 Long Distance Handgun Heinie Signature

HGDW 10 Long Distance Handgun Heinie Signature

HGDW 10 Malfunction Clearing

HGDW 10 Malfunction Clearing

HGDW 10 Malfunction Clearing

How to Run the 1911

How to Run the 1911

James Tarr shows you how to effectively operate the 1911 pistol.

Kids & Firearms: H&K 22

Kids & Firearms: H&K 22

Jim Tarr's children stop by for a segment about kids, guns and safety.

Long Distance Handgun Competition

Long Distance Handgun Competition

Richard Nance and James Tarr hold a friendly competition of long distance handgun shooting featuring the Nighthawk Custom Heinie Signature 9 pistol.

Low Light Defensive Pistol Tactics

Low Light Defensive Pistol Tactics

Richard Nance, Chris Trapp and James Tarr at at Gunsite Academy to demonstrate tactics for using flashlights in a low-light situation with a Nighthawk GRP 1911 and Surefire.

Malfunction Clearing

Malfunction Clearing

Richard Nance works viewers through how to clear drills.

Military Crest: S&W M&P 15 and Ruger SR762

Military Crest: S&W M&P 15 and Ruger SR762

The hosts bring out the big guns and practice shooting rifles from real field positions along Gunsite's famous Military Crest course.

Multi-Skills Drills Training

Multi-Skills Drills Training

Our team of experts run through a training course that focuses on using several skills at once.

Nighthawk 870 Review

Nighthawk 870 Review

The new Nighthawk Custom 870 gets worked hard by Jessica Nyberg.

Optics v. Iron Sights Shootoff

Optics v. Iron Sights Shootoff

Richard Nance and James Tarr face off in a shootout with iron sights v. optics.

Overcoming Distractions

Overcoming Distractions

Former SEAL Jim Kauber runs our hosts through a deliberately distracting set of pistol drills to get them to focus on the fundamentals.

Personal Carry Philosophies

Personal Carry Philosophies

Rich Nance, Jim Tarr, and Dave Spaulding debate what constitutes a good carry gun.

Robot Follow Through Techniques

Robot Follow Through Techniques

Dave Spaulding and James Tarr demonstrate follow through techniques with the aid of a moving robot.

Single Action vs. Double Action

Single Action vs. Double Action

Richard Nance and Jessica Nyberg highlight te pros and cons of using double action and single action revolvers.

Skills Drills: 3-Second Headshot

Skills Drills: 3-Second Headshot

James Tarr runs through the 3-Second Headshot drill.

Smith & Wesson M&P Shoot Off

Smith & Wesson M&P Shoot Off

Dave Spaulding, Richard Nance and James Tarr take part in a shootoff featuring the S&W M&P 9.

Speed v. Accuracy: Ruger 1911

Speed v. Accuracy: Ruger 1911

Ruger's 1911 is featured in this segment on speed versus accuracy.

Tactical Uses for the AR at Home

Tactical Uses for the AR at Home

Richard Nance and Dave Spaulding discuss tactics and techniques for using an AR-15 as a home defense weapon.

The AR vs. AK Platform

The AR vs. AK Platform

James Tarr and Richard Nance compare and contrast two popular rifle platforms; the AR and the AK.

The El Presidente Drill

The El Presidente Drill

Our hosts go head to head on the most famous pistol skills drill of all, the El Presidente- and then argue about who who has the better excuses.

The Eternal Revolver

The Eternal Revolver

Our team of experts highlight the time tested revolver.

The Scrambler with the Stag Model 3T-M

The Scrambler with the Stag Model 3T-M

Richard Nance and James Tarr are at the famous Gunsite Academy Scrambler course where they take a run through with the Stag Model 3T-M.

The Tueller Drill

The Tueller Drill

Dave Spaulding and Richard Nance discuss and demonstrate the finer points of the Tueller Drill...or the 21 Foot Drill.

This or This: Retention vs No Retention

This or This: Retention vs No Retention

James Tarr and Richard Nance debate rentention versus non-retention holsters.

Tips For First Time Female Shooters

Tips For First Time Female Shooters

James Tarr talks with Jessica Nyberg about topics relating to women who are shooting a handgun for the first time.

Transition Drill Competition

Transition Drill Competition

Our team of experts go head to head to head in a competition drill that features transitioning from a rifle to a handgun and back to the rifle again.

Transitioning From a Long Gun to Handgun

Transitioning From a Long Gun to Handgun

Richard Nance talks with veteran law enforcement officer, Chris Trapp about transitioning from a long gun to a handgun.

Unorthodox Positions: S&W M&P 15, Ruger SR 556

Unorthodox Positions: S&W M&P 15, Ruger SR 556

Richard Nance and James Tarr discuss and demonstrate ways of shooting rifles in a variety of positions.

Vehicle AR Tactics

Vehicle AR Tactics

Rich Nance does his best to shoot Jim Tarr's car while demonstrating fighting from a vehicle.

Zombie Madness: H&K 22

Zombie Madness: H&K 22

James Tarr and Richard Nance square off against zombies at Gunsite with the help of the H&K 22 Rifle.

On Patrol (S1)

On Patrol (S1)

When a police officer's handgun is used, it will be in a life threatening situation. In this episode of Handguns, Aaron Roberts will demonstrate why it is important to practice shooting on the move.

Handguns-King Of The Magnums

Handguns-King Of The Magnums

The .500 S&W Magnum is the most powerful revolver in the world.

LaserLyte Plinking Cans

LaserLyte Plinking Cans

LaserLyte offers up its training kit which allows you to hone your marksmanship skills while have fun doing it-indoors!

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