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Appendix Carry - Is it right for you?

Appendix Carry, are you qualified? The drawbacks have vehement detractors. The big one is that when holstered, your gun is pointing at Jimmy or your hoo ha... read more

Learn to see the light...
Learn to see the light...

Learn to see the light... your flash light can give you big advantages. OK. Great. You have a light. Owning it and deploying it are very different things.... read more

Anti-Gun Sentiment on the Intarwebs…
Anti-Gun Sentiment on the Intarwebs…

use caution regarding your gun feelings... The First Amendment is supposed to protect our right to free speech. Non-government businesses are being controlled by gun-control advocates and THEY are mandating policy as what is acceptable use of the internet.... read more

Avoidance and Awareness
Avoidance and Awareness

Avoiding a confrontation requires thought. If a stranger approaches you with his hand in his pocket and says, “Your money or your life” - a reasonable person would hand over the money.... read more

Point Shooting: Does it work? Do you know what it is?
Point Shooting: Does it work? Do you know what it is?

Point Shooting effectively - not as easy as you think! Human nature is such that it is likely your focus will be on the threat. Be that as it may, if both your eyes are not open you may not see innocents in the vicinity.... read more

About your self-defense carry ammo...
About your self-defense carry ammo...

About your self-defense carry ammo... do you sweat? Would you really cheap out and risk all that is precious with nasty, sweaty-ass ammo that may malfunction?... read more

See the Whole Picture... Know how to reload reflexively
See the Whole Picture... Know how to reload reflexively

See the Whole Picture... Know how to reload reflexively. If you are distracted by techniques such as topping off your pistol or a fighting reload, you may miss the details that could potentially end your life! Keep both eyes open... read more

One-Handed Shooting
One-Handed Shooting

How's your One-Handed Shooting? We teach, as much as practical, to shoot with one hand the way we shoot with two...... read more

Every Bullet Has a Price...
Every Bullet Has a Price...

Every Bullet Has a Price... do you know how much? Over penetration of a round is one of the most important aspects of ammo to consider. What happens to that bullet when it misses or goes through the bad guy?... read more

On Magazine Changes... fighting for your life
On Magazine Changes... fighting for your life

fighting for your life... can you change a nag fast enough? pPractice your speed reload from slide lock to complete proficiency. Just also know that dropping that mag with some ammo in it for a fresh one could also save your life depending on the circumstances.... read more

There is Such a Thing as Too Fast...
There is Such a Thing as Too Fast...

smooth is fast... If you are serious about becoming the best defensive shooter - competition shooting can build bad habits.... read more

A Threat at Arm's Length
A Threat at Arm's Length

When close is too close. Keep in mind that complying with an assailant does not guarantee your well-being such as handing over your wallet.... read more

In defensive shooting, missing your target has consequences...
In defensive shooting, missing your target has consequences...

missing your target has consequences... Slow down enough to be smooth. Once there, push yourself to see how fast you can go without missing.... read more

AR15 for Home-Defense
AR15 for Home-Defense

AR15 is a good choice... an AR15 can be a "pool" weapon - much like the long guns kept in a police cruiser for three shifts per day... read more

Operating out of your Comfort Zone...
Operating out of your Comfort Zone...

get your training on... In a major crisis a switch needs to be flicked on. Our pride, honesty, and integrity must take a back seat to survival during a disaster.... read more

Every Bullet Has A Price - Operational Speed
Every Bullet Has A Price - Operational Speed

fast can be too fast... Speed does not trump accuracy. Misses do not win a gunfight... read more

Car (or Truck) Gun Safety
Car (or Truck) Gun Safety

where should I keep my gun in my car... If you cannot draw your gun without pointing the gun at yourself, do not carry it on your body while driving.... read more

Keep a Clear Head
Keep a Clear Head

Can you Keep a Clear Head? If you have trained with us, you know how many times we repeat how stress will affect your ability to use fine motor skills, see, and think.... read more

Get Training!
Get Training!

Get Training... with Cajun Arms. Pursue training with a competent trainer that suits your style. A good instructor will give you "homework"... read more

Women and Firearms at Cajun Arms
Women and Firearms at Cajun Arms

Girls like guns too. Everyone has different needs, strength and weaknesses: men and women! There is no one gun fits all.... read more

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