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IWI US Training Division Classes Now Open

New training courses on IWI firearms, Krav Maga and IWI Armorer’s courses now available to civilians and law enforcement. Harrisburg, Pa. (January 2017) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., is proud to announce their … Continue reading

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Theissen Training Systems (TTS) Will Be Attending Shot Show

Theissen Training Systems (TTS) is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of live-fire training applications with production sites in Germany, Belgium and North America. TTS develops, produces and installs complete training range systems for Small Arms Ranges, Military Operations in … Continue reading

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IWI US to Offer X95 & TAVOR Armorer’s Course to Law Enforcement & Industry Professionals

Harrisburg, Pa. (May 2016) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., announces its IWI X95® and TAVOR® Armorers Course for law enforcement and industry professionals. The class will be held at the Harrisburg Area Community … Continue reading

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TNVC NIGHTFIGHTER LEVEL 1 SAWNSEA, SC

Night Fighter Level 1 is designed to arm students with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of night vision operation and use. Beginning with gear choice and setup, the class provides students the tools for learning to safely / effectively … Continue reading

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BUILDING YOUR AR15 RIFLE

Jansen Jones, Rob Romero and Optics Planet have done a great job of producing two videos that take you through building your AR15. Building your rifle is a topic misrepresented by the Gun Control Lobby. The core of the AR15, … Continue reading

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Surviving A Hand-To-Hand Encounter

While perusing a publication, we ran across an article that attracted our attention. Before jumping to any conclusions,  we know the training depicted is conducted by a highly reputable and competent individual, so this is in no way a criticism … Continue reading

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LaserLyte’s All New Premium Pistol Laser Trainer

  COTTONWOOD, AZ–LaserLyte, is introducing the next generation of their widely popular LT-series of pistol laser trainers. The all-new LT-Premium (LT-PRE) combines the proven training features of the LT-PRO with a brand new ON/OFF switch to conserve battery life, and … Continue reading

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Two Day AK Operator’s Class–Larry Vickers

Classes hosted in partnership with Circle 10 AK, Destructive Devices Industries, Llc., DDI & Krebs Custom. There will be demo guns for students to use and try during the class. Sample packs/goody bags will be handed out. JULY 2015 Larry … Continue reading

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Adaptive Tactical’s NON-LITE "Train Like They Fight" Without Risking Damage to their Tactical Flashlight

  Nampa, Idaho (April 2015) – Adaptive Tactical, LLC,  introduce its NON-LITE designed to mimic the weight, balance and profile of a standard gun-mounted flashlight’’; allowing the operator to focus on intense training without risking damage to his or her … Continue reading

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LASERLYTE HAS INTRODUCED A TRAINER BARREL FOR THE GLOCK 19 AND GLOCK 23

The LT-GM is the latest addition to the company’s growing line of laser training tools. The Laser Trainer barrel for the GLOCK 19 and 23 shoots a laser dot simulating bullet impact and providing instant feedback to the shooter. LaserLyte’s® … Continue reading

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UTM Announces RBT Civilian Training Ammunition (CTA)

UTM RBT RELEASES THE NEW ALTERNATIVE TO LIVE FIRE PRACTICE! FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, CORE TECHNOLOGY ONLY PREVIOUSLY AVAILABLE TO THE MILITARY, LAW ENFORCEMENT AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING ORGANIZATION IS NOW AVAILABLE TO ALL SHOOTING ENTHUSIASTS! The UTM RBT Civilian … Continue reading

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Upcoming Gear Review From LaserLyte

I’ll be kicking off  the New Year with a review of LaserLyte’s Trigger Tyme™ Laser Pistol. This is a full-sized trainer that you’re going to LOVE. Repetition and feedback are the keys to developing skills and this laser equipped training … Continue reading

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Just In Time For Christmas LaserLyte Trigger Tyme Laser

  The LaserLyte® Trigger Tyme® Laser Pistol. With instant laser feedback anyone can practice trigger control anywhere and anytime with the realistic feel, balance and weight of the LT-TTL. The Trigger Tyme® laser pistol cannot accept or fire any ammunition, … Continue reading

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Upcoming Vickers Tactical Classes

  Upcoming Vickers Classes …. August 2014 Aug 9-10, 1911 Operators ClassGainesville, FLClick here to contact the host Aug 11-16, 1911 Pistolsmithing ClassGainesville, FLClick here to contact the host August 23-24, 2014 – 1911 OperatorPittsburg, PAClick here to sign up … Continue reading

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Anyone See A Problem ?

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Army Looks To Industry To Deliver Simulators That Won’t Make Soldiers Sick

Kevin McCaney has done a great job with a piece that represents a favorite topic of mine, Simulation training . I’ve written before on the merits of customizable, cost effective, frequent and safe training available via simulators, but it appears … Continue reading

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SHOT SHOW 2014 – Milo Range

Simulation is in, and gets cheaper and better year-over-year. I’ve been through a number of these facilities; sampling everything from Lockheed Martin’s to a home garage commercial system. The need for this technology has never been more acute. Officers, Rapid … Continue reading

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Review: Laserlyte Plinking Cans Are A Great Way To Augment Your Laser Training Experience.

There’s no substitute for live fire training but if you’re not incorporating laser training in your plan, you’re missing the boat. I had a chance to check out several Laserlyte training tools and was thoroughly impressed. They are safe, effective … Continue reading

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LaserLyte’s Plinking Cans There’s No Excuse For Not Training

Repetition is the mother of learning, and training is essential for skill development and maintenance. Current market conditions make live fire training costly so people have had to cut back. Regrettably, this condition may persist into the foreseeable future, but … Continue reading

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LaserLyte Introduces The LT-120, Universal Shotgun Trainer Laser System

The folks at LaserLyte® have added the LT-120, Universal Shotgun Trainer laser system, to their expanding portfolio of laser training tools. The LT-120 fits all 12 and 20 gauge shotguns be it pump, semi-auto, break open, single or double barrel. … Continue reading

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Sony’s PlayStation 4

  We don’t spend a lot of time covering gaming; however, the technology has reached the point where you’re going to start seeing these gaming consoles, complete with motion sensing technologies, used for tactical simulation. With the processing power available … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2013 Elbit Systems

Israeli Defense Industry giant, Elbit Systems is playing a major role in integrating the IDF through some rather impressive technologies that span the gamut from weapon sights to integrated networks. While at SOFIC, I had an opportunity to check their … Continue reading

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Laser Training Tools by LaserLyte®

By: Sal Palma If you are as frustrated as I am about the ammunition “shortage” and scalpers you’ll want to seriously consider what LaserLyte has to offer in the way of laser training tools. Given the current situation, it’s easy … Continue reading

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Laserlyte Laser Training Tools

Josh Billings nom de plume for one of America’s great 19th century humorists, Henry Wheeler Shaw once wrote: “Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the pugilist: it reduces him to his fighting weight.” … Continue reading

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StressVest ™, World ’ s First Non-Projectile Force on Force Training System

You often hear the term reality based training batted around as the new training Nirvana . It’s really a mischaracterization because there’s no level of training that can come close to reality. Reality is a huge variable, which you generally … Continue reading

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Larry Vickers Will Put Cash In Your Pocket If You Join The NRA

This is Larry’s post to Facebook I am giving every NRA member who can show me proof of membership during any of my classes in 2013 $20 cash back on the spot – if someone isn’t a member they can … Continue reading

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Larry Vickers’ Updated Ammo Requirements

  A Quick Message from Larry Vickers… Ammunition for Students of 2013 Vickers Tactical ClassesBased on the firearm and ammunition hysteria in the market in early 2013, I would like to put out some guidelines for students of my classes … Continue reading

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NEW LONG RANGE Marksmanship Firearm Training System

OutWest Systems, Colorado Springs, CO launched a new and affordable LONG RANGE, high-tech, marksmanship training system for shooters anywhere. http://www.ocats.com The OCAT Advanced Long Range Marksmanship System is a revolutionary firearm training tool that will work inside a residence (laser … Continue reading

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HK Introduces The HK MP7A1-UTM At SHOT 2013

Heckler & Koch has added the HK MP7A1-UTM to its line of training products. The UTM is a non-lethal variant of its hugely popular MP7A1 PDW, which fires a 4.6mm round. The UTM designation stands for Ultimate Training Munitions, which … Continue reading

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The U.S. Army Will Use LOMAH To Improve Soldier Marksmanship.

Location of hit and miss or LOMAH has successfully completed acceptance testing conducted at Fort Benning, GA and Fort Leonard Wood, MO. LOMAH was developed by the U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation. PEOSTRI describes the … Continue reading

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Stay Fit Or Get The Boot!

If you have a weight control problem and cannot meet the military physical requirements you can assume that you’ll have a short-lived carrier reports the Washington Post. The coming austerity and drawdowns translate to a shrinking force and the U.S. … Continue reading

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Not Finding Your Sights!

I read an interesting article on the Personal Defense Network “I Can’t See My Sights!”  written by Grant Cunnigham , 16 November 2012. Grant did a great job explaining to older shooters the physiologic dynamics of older shooters,  and recommended … Continue reading

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Travis Haley Recaps 2012 and Gives Us A Look Into 2013

Haley Strategic MARSOC Foundation

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Would You Like To Be The One To Kill Bin Laden?

If you’ve always wanted to be the one who takes down GERONIMO, take a trip to The Twin Cities, MN. There you’ll need to hook up with Ann and Larry Yatch, founders and operators of Seald Mindset Firearms Studio. Larry … Continue reading

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German GSG 9 der Bundespolizei Training and Simulation

The German GSG9 is one of the best trained rapid response and anti-terror units in the world. In this video you’ll get to see some interesting breaching techniques and equipment, entry tactics – all angles are covered, and a maritime scenario. These … Continue reading

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Preview of Panteao Productions “Fighting with the AK — Lost in Translation”

“Fighting with the AK — Lost in Translation”  features former Russian Spetznaz and Marshal Artist, Saulius “Sonny” Puzikas, a former operator in a Soviet military special purpose unit. Sonny is an instructor to international special units, military and law enforcement. His focus … Continue reading

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U.S. Army Deploys DSTS: Dismounted Soldier Training System

I had an opportunity to check out the Dismounted Soldier Training System or DSTS a couple of years ago. I loved it then and I love it now. This type of simulation technology will  address general training requirements as well … Continue reading

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The NavELite Backlit Magnetic Compass (BLMC) Is Approved For Use By The U.S. Army Ranger Training Brigade

The NavELite Backlit Magnetic Compass (BLMC) Is Approved For Use By The U.S. Army Ranger Training Brigade In Accordance With The Published Ranger School Packing List (Optional Items). A six-month government sponsored field testing was conducted by select 5th Ranger … Continue reading

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SOFIC 2012 / ISOF 2012 – STI’s PARASIM®

Systems Technology, Inc., hereafter referred to as STI, is based in Hawthorne, CA. The firm is 100% employee owned founded in 1957  as a small R&D company devoted to the study of the behavior of dynamic systems, including ground and aerospace vehicles, … Continue reading

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