The New Drop-In Trigger System from Nighthawk Custom

The Nighthawk Custom’s Drop-In Trigger System for 1911 Pistols

When looking to upgrade the performance of a 1911 pistol, a common improvement sought by shooters is a high-quality trigger job, with a crisp, clean break. Until now, a high-quality trigger job has never been in the realm of a “drop-in” upgrade. Nighthawk Custom has changed that with the introduction of our Drop-In Trigger System (DTS) for 1911 pistols.

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Lights & Home Defense: Firearm Safety Rule 4 in Action

Target identification is perhaps the most vital aspect of home defense. Imagine waking up to a noise in the middle of the night, going to inspect the cause of said noise, and discovering your young child decided that 3 a.m. was the perfect time to transform your living room sofa into a jungle gym. Clearly, being able to determine that this is not a threat is absolutely vital.

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Bringing People into the Self-Defense World

If you are like me, most of your friends are pretty savvy about guns, gear, and personal defense. We share ideas with each other, shoot together, and we train together. However, there is a growing group of folks who are concerned about their personal defense—concerned enough to consider buying a gun–but they don’t know much about it. If you and I take the Second Amendment seriously, we should never pass up a chance to help these folks.

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Sheriff’s Tips: Winter Carry

For those of us who are serious about personal defense, cooler weather means that we can get back to carrying our full-size defensive pistols on a routine basis. Coats, jackets, and other covering garments won’t seem out of place, and they’ll do a better job of covering up the more sizable guns with which we generally do our best shooting. However, it’s not a good idea to clean, oil, and put away that small belly gun we typically carry during warm weather.

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