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Basic Breaching for the common man Part II (Ballistic & Windows)

Another awesome article. Basic Breaching for the common man Part II (Ballistic & Windows). In the second part of this series on breaching we will discuss the ever popular “Ballistic” or Shotgun breach, as well as some techniques for breaching

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Basic Breaching for the common man Part 1 (Doors)

Great article posted at Basic Breaching for the common man Part 1 (Doors).  

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From Paul Howe: SHOTGUN BREACHING: ASSET OR LIABILITY?

Great Article from Delta Force Veteran Paul Howe from http://www.combatshootingandtactics.com/published/shotgun_breaching.pdf SHOTGUN BREACHING: ASSET OR LIABILITY? Shotgun breaching is creeping ever so steadily into the tactical officers breaching toolbox. Nightly newscasts from Iraq show soldiers employing this technique overseas to gain access

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Hard Targets: Counter-ambush Strategies and Tactics for the LEO

Great article from Northwest CQC!

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Situational Awareness and Positioning (part II) The Tueller Principle

Originally posted on tacticalprofessor:
place yourself in the best tactical position. Positioning In 1983, Dennis Tueller wrote a groundbreaking article entitled How Close is Too Close?  As a result, the terms the “Tueller Drill” and the “21 Foot Rule” have…

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