Gear Review

Comp-Tac Minotaur Gladiator Holster

The Gladiator is a hybrid kydex/leather holster.  The outer portion of the holster is kydex and the back of the holster is leather.  This seemed to be an ideal combination of comfortable daily wear and the tactical stability.  I ordered one for my Sig 229 in .40 cal and decided to put this holster to the test.

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Comp-Tac Single Mag Pouch

The Comp-Tac Single Mag Pouch is manufactured from a single piece of Kydex.  It has a very unique “belt clip” on the back that acts similar to the paddle of a paddle holster.  This “clip” however is fashioned from the same single sheet of kydex as the rest of the pouch body.  This is simplicity of design at its finest!  The only other “part” to this pouch is a tensioning screw, which allows the wearer to adjust how tightly the pouch holds the magazine.

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Tactical Solutions AR-15 .22LR Conversion

Anyone that has been actively shooting and training in recent times does not need to be reminded of ammunition shortages and soaring costs. Fortunately there are options available that with a reasonable initial investment will stretch your training dollars and allow you to maintain a set of skills that otherwise deteriorate rapidly.

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Action Trainer Dummy Rounds from ST. Action Pro. Inc.

We have been using these dummy rounds in Tacfire classes for 10 years with great success. They are available in almost every caliber. They even glow in the dark!

Every Tacfire student should have them.

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The Wilderness Instructor Belt

The Wilderness was one of the first companies to bring out an “Instructor” belt, specifically designed with firearms training in mind. In many instances, products are improved as more competitors enter the market and designs involve. This time however I think the folks at The Wilderness got it right the first time….in my opinion “the original instructor belt” is still the best. I’ve looked at the competition and tried a few, but while there may be some that come close, I haven’t found any better.

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Fenix PD30 FlashlightFenix PD30

There are a lot of fantastic options for flashlights on the market today. The technology advances and lights get brighter, last longer, and offer new features every few months. Fenix caught my attention late in 2008 because of the number of outputs, compact size, and price of their lights.

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