The CoolFire Trainer system has gotten a lot of attention for its ability to simulate live-fire with your personal firearm. The system replaces the barrel and recoil spring of your pistol with the CoolFire system. The air barrel fills with CO2, so that when you press the trigger, air causes the slide to cycle to […]
The North and South Austin chapters of A Girl & A Gun were fortunate to get to tour the STI handgun factory on a recent Friday in June. There were approximately 22 AG & AG members in attendance. Dustin Tackett, a regional sales manager for STI, led us on the tour.
Your smart phone is a great way to stay connected, but can harmful for your personal safety if you don’t diligently check your privacy settings. Not only can wireless technology be a huge distraction that keeps you from monitoring the world around you, it can leave you vulnerable to unknowingly publicizing information about yourself, your family, your finances, or other private information. Use your smart phone to your advantage and ensure that you’re in control of your surroundings, both physically and digitally. Here are 8 Smartphone Safety Tips to follow.
The range is not the place to be very fashion conscious. While you can dress cute and there are more fashionable safety accessories on the market than ever before, dressing for safety is most important. In this video Tatiana Whitlock and Heather Eckert explain how to dress for success for a training class. Starting from […]
In my family, we are firearms instructors, competitive shooters, hunters, and have guns for self defense. There was a lot of talk about guns with our children because it was extremely important for us to model the “healthy respect and fear” one should have of a firearm. I say the word “fear” and cringe a […]
Guarding your Castle is a hot topic, often heatedly discussed with little to no real understanding of the issue at hand. In the past a high-visible and very powerful politician gave advice about blasting a couple rounds in the air with a shotgun to scare away a home invader. It’s important to turn to the experts for more appropriate advice.
In this video, Tatiana Whitlock demonstrates two different techniques to using the slide stop to chamber a pistol round.
Recently six members of A Girl & A Gun enjoyed a hunting adventure at Bug Scuffle Ranch.
Here are six critical reasons why you should have a private session or two, or three, as well as the benefits that you are likely to achieve.
In this dry-fire video, Tatiana Whitlock shows step-by-step the Load & Make Ready process.