Podcast 156 What You can Learn from a Double-Action Revolver

By on March 31, 2016

Click to download from iTunes

Click Here Get Notes by Email
Today: The Double-Action revolver can teach you a lot about self defense shooting. Get one and try these tricks to learn how to be a better shooter.

Announcements

Podcast Outline:

How I got a Smith & Wesson Model 66 Combat Magnum

Different Smith & Wesson Revolver Frame Sizes

  • J-Frame; small 5-shot pocket gun
  • K-Frame; Med size frame designed for the .38 Special but a M66 is the old combat magnum in .357 Magnum
  • L-Frame; Mid size frame designed for the .357 Mag. Little bigger to take the higher pressures of the .357
  • N-Frame; Large size frame designed for the .44 mag, .41, and others. Think Dirty Harry .44 M29
  • X-Frame; XLG Frame designed to be a 5 shot with the ultra magnum rounds like .500 Magnum or .460 S&W

Trigger Control

  • Interrupted vs Sweeping Pulls
    • Faster and more precision shots
  • Straight pull without disrupting the sights
  • Straight reset

Muzzle Discipline and Control

  • Safety
  • Makes me Faster at everything gun handling
  • Revolver Reloads
  • Watching other reload a revolver

Faster

  • Coming out of the holster to first shot
  • Sweeping through the trigger

Ammo Conservation

  • Got Six
  • Takes forever to reload

 

Thanks for listening, don’t forget to check out the Shooter’s Club, and if you need ammo check out Lucky Gunner.

Stay Safe,

Ben

Upcoming Courses!

Feb 18-19, 2017 BCC Enhanced in Houston, TX

April 29-30, 2017 BCC Enhanced in Dallas, TX

Shooter’s Culb Memberships

Click Here to Subscribe!

Comments

Be the first to comment.

Leave a Reply

*



You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>