Tag Archives: Bad Gun Handling

Bad Gun Handling – Rifle Holder

What happened to treating every weapon like its loaded?

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Bad Gun Handling – Playing With Guns

Guns are not props, and guns are not toys. End of story.

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Bad Gun Handling – Form

This isn’t her fault. Whomever handed her that shotgun should be giving her better instruction. Her shoulders are behind her hips and the kick of a 12G is likely going to make her fall on her butt, or worse stumble … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Basic Safety

This is just so scary. That man’s life was hanging by a thread. That range master likely saved that guys life.

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Bad Gun Handling – Bullet Proof Testing

I don’t care how confident you are in your bullet proof glass, plate, etc. Never ever test it by having anyone, and especially your female friends, hold it while you take some shots at it.

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Bad Gun Handling – Treat Every Weapon As If Its Loaded

So many bad practices here. Never use a loaded weapon to demonstrate gun safety – for obvious reasons. Then, even if you think it is no loaded, treat it like it is. This guy, and everyone at that range is … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Toys Aren’t Guns

Whenever I take a new shooter to the range I give them a gun safety talk. That covers all the basics, and stresses the fact that you only point the gun at things you intend to destroy, and to treat … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Kids & Guns

There are some basic rules about firearms. One of fundamental rules is to treat every weapon like its loaded. My concern here is that this kid might walk away thinking its okay to shoulder that weapon if she sees it … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Gun Poses

That’s a toy right? It looks like its an airsoft gun, maybe? But its missing the orange tip. Guess what, if we can look twice, or three times, imagine a cop knocks on the door because a neighbor heard a … Continue reading

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Bad Gun Handling – Broken Teeth

Guns are not toys. If you treat something as powerful and dangerous as a firearm as a toy you are going to get hurt – or even worse you will hurt someone else nearby. Handle every firearm as if it … Continue reading

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