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Right side of the SMK25. Notice the slide cuts to reduce the reciprocating mass of the slide, as well as the custom Bar Sto match barrel...

Day 1 with the Salient MK25 (SMK25)

If you follow the show’s facebook page at all, or, if you’ve been listening recently you’ll have heard me mention “The Salient” multiple times…

Winter Carry Issues (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 39 – December 8, 2013)

This week John and Andy discuss winter carry issues, including what if any changes you should make to your carry gear. Several listeners call…

Winning Versus Surviving (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 38 – December 1, 2013)

“You gotta fight back. You gotta fight, you can’t freeze. You need to prep yourself for these violent encounters, and do it now. Don’t…

Don’t Shoot Faster Than You Can Think (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 37 – November 24, 2013)

This week John and Andy talk to Darryl Bolke of www.hardwiredtacticalshooting.com about safety, decision making, and how being able to shoot faster than you…

The Night I Was Shot (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 36 – November 17, 2013)

This week John talks to Justin Schnieders about the night Justin was shot. We cover the lessons learned, how having a gun probably saved…

Combat/Applicable Medicine (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 35 – November 10, 2013)

This week we talk to Caleb Causey of Lonestar Medics (lonestarmedics.com) about combat medicine, and learning applicable to everyday life first aid skills. In…

Becoming An Instructor (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 33 – October 27, 2013)

This week we talk to Todd Green about a wide range of topics including; Becoming an instructor, being a good student, how to go…

Firearm Coatings and Maintenance (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 29 – September 22, 2013)

This week we talk to principal engineer of Blackfire Engineering LTD. Bill Riehl about firearms coatings, lubrication, and maintenance. John and Bill briefly weigh…

What’s next for Ohio? (Podcast – Ballistic Radio Episode 28 – September 15, 2013)

This week Jim and Andy hosted while John attended training in Indiana. John calls in to discuss his experience and then Jim and Andy…