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Defensive Revolver

Basic - Making the wheel gun work for self defense

Duration: 3 hours range time



Jim Gregg

Instructor Bio

Date Location Class Size Class Time Instructor Availability
Register Now October 7 Saturday
Youngwood, PA
4 - 15 Students 11 am - 2 pm Jim Gregg Space Available
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This course is designed for anyone that wishes to use a revolver for self-defense. Shooting the revolver for self-defense can be a pleasurable and efficient platform if you know what you're doing. This course will include topics such as reloading, specific carry positions, limitations, and capabilities of the platform. 

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Topics Covered

Flash sight picture 
Speed loaders
Holster selection 

Emergency reloading
Double action and single action trigger pull
Prepping the trigger
Maintenance of the revolver, including cylinder, timing, and inspection for wear 

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Expectations and Outcomes

At the end of this course, students will feel more comfortable with drawing from concealment and using a revolver for self-defense. 

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Basic, Intermediate, CCW, In Home Defense Training, Specialty Other, USCCA Courses

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Documentation Requirements

14 to 17 years old ay take the course with a paid parent. 18 years old and must be a Pennsylvania resident. No one permitted with a previous felony conviction or mental health adjudication.

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This course requires 75 rounds of factory-new ammunition. Participants must bring their own revolver and two speed loaders. All revolvers are acceptable regardless of caliber; however, gate-loaded revolvers and break-open revolvers are not permitted. Contact the instructor for specific course requirements. A strong-side hip holster specifically designed for the revolver is also required.