Tag Archives: Bad Gun Handling

Bad Gun Handling – Distractions

Does anyone know what was going on here? My guess is someone pulled her shorts down – while she was holding a firearm. I can’t imagine what could go wrong right? Guns aren’t toys and whenever you treat a firearm … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Proper Gear

I’m pretty sure this was a joke. But if you look carefully you can see that shotgun is discharging, so those are live rounds. Having the proper gear doesn’t just mean wearing ears and eyes. It means being dressed for … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Flash Fire

This is why you want to keep the lid on your powder and keep it a safe distance from any source of ignition. I’ve seen black powder shooters do this and so far everyone has been lucky that there were … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Reactive Targets

Hmm, who would have thought that filling a fridge up with reactive targets could have turned out badly? Lucky for this guy he was at least hiding behind a tree and the huge piece of shrapnel flew just left of … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Accidental Discharge

This is just so scary. How could this have been avoided? Let’s start with not using a loaded weapon to do movement and training. Then let’s go to trigger discipline. If your finger isn’t on the trigger, you don’t have … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Crotch Stand

This is another one of those pics that I wonder about. I really hope it was done on purpose to be funny. Having said that, guns aren’t toys and you should treat them like what they are every time you … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Recoil

In the grand scheme of things this is a minor issue right? I guess your right, it just bothers me when I see a new shooter get hurt or embarrassed when they didn’t need to. If we want to give … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Holding A Target

First of all, that is a funny looking gun right? I don’t care. The point here is that this is just a bad idea. You are facing a fence. What is behind it? Maybe some kids or a family pet … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Slam Fire

I’m not sure if this is real or not. I would expect some debris from above if the weapon did really go off – but it doesn’t really matter. Let’s focus on your safety. Assume every firearm is loaded. Every … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – False Alarms

This looks real cute – until its dark and a police officer sees it as your taking your phone away form you ear. Don’t get yourself into trouble and make law enforcement’s job harder. Just don’t, its not worth it.

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