New Shooters

Patriot Defense Training (PDT) part 1

  Patriot Defense Training is a Jackson Michigan based training organization that focuses on empowering Patriots (you and me, American good guys and gals with guns) to defend themselves, their family and property from those who would do you harm. Brad VanValkenburg (Don’t worry you wont need to say his last name)  is the owner and primary instructor. Take a look …

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Review of Old Faithful Holsters Quick Assemble kit.

Old Faithful holsters a was founded in 2010 by Thomas Tedder who stand behind his product with images of himself all over his emails and website. Tomas goes out of his way to make sure that this is a company with a face. Tomas goes on to explain that as a 2nd amendment supporter and person who carries everyday he was …

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Selecting the right gun for teaching a new shooter

This article was published at All Outdoor via this link: http://www.alloutdoor.com/2013/07/08/fit-comfort-matter/   We felt it fit in well wiht our beginners shooter series and as such wanted to include it as a resource. Please if you like this article follow the link to their site. You can check out their main home page here: All Outdoor Home Page   Hefting the …

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Picking the Right Carry Gun for You part 2

In our last article we went over some of the things you want to consider when picking the right carry gun for you. We will expand on this further in this article. The main topics of discussion in this article will be the various types of firing mechanisms and how that affects your decision as well as the differences between semi automatics and revolvers. …

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Making Your Glass Work For You

This was posted on http://www.gunclassifieds.com/blog/making-your-glass-work-for-you/ by GunClassifieds.com. With my recent review of the Primary Arms 4-16×44 scope I thought it would be great to add this How-to by Robert Hathaway. When it comes to choosing what optics to put on your new rifle, you have a lot of choices. The first thing that you need to do it ask your self a few …

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What Will You Use Your Gun For?

In our last article “Where to Start” we discussed a very basic overview of what you need to know. In an effort to bring more information on gun handling and techniques 248Shooter has recently partnered with an NRA instructor who will be adding his experience to our blog writing team. Expect to see some great information on those topics in the coming weeks. This …

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Where to Start?

In hindsight I can not believe that this article has not been written until now. With all the recent garbage legislation and media attention on the riffles and handguns the firearms community has seen one of the largest upswings in new members in history. With this comes a lot of new members to the ranges who don’t know the rules or safety procedures. Not only …

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Michign CPL/CCW Reciprosity Map

When searching online today I came across this interactive map.    Michigan is one of the most widely supported CPL/CCW licenses you can get.   If you are looking to travel in the USA you need to know what is legal in each state as laws very. Do not count on this map to keep you out of trouble entirely if …

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