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What Are the 7 Fundamentals of Marksmanship?

Marksmanship is a precise skill that requires focus, practice, and routine steps for safe and accurate shots. Learning to handle a firearm properly and refining your craft will help you become a safer, more precise gun handler. Our certified firearms instructors share the fundamentals of marksmanship and why each is important. Gun Safety Comes First…

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February 22, 2022

How Muscle Memory Works in Firearms Training

It turns out there is truth and science behind the saying, “Practice makes perfect.” Even simple, everyday actions involve an intricate process of moving many different muscles to make it happen. However, we never really think about a lot of what we do, such as putting one foot in front of the other or reaching…

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October 14, 2021

Virtual Gun Ranges vs. Real Gun Ranges

A relatively prevalent debate is ongoing in regard to the pros and cons associated with virtual gun ranges versus real gun ranges. The best way to make a decision regarding the merits of a virtual versus a real-world gun range is to understand a few important factors about both types. There are a number of…

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September 30, 2021

How to Get a Concealed Carry Permit in Nevada

For professionally trained adults with shooting experience, obtaining a permit to carry a concealed weapon (CCW) is possible in Nevada. Keeping you and your loved ones safe with a CCW is definitely something you can train for and do responsibly. If you meet all the requirements and qualifications, a person can legally carry a concealed…

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June 21, 2021

What to Look for in Your Handgun Training Instructor or Facility

Once you’ve decided to start handgun training classes, you’ll need to look for a reputable instructor and a facility where you feel safe and comfortable. But what are the essential qualifications you should be looking for in your instructor? How do you know you’re choosing the right person? When seeking the professional guidance of a…

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June 17, 2021

Women Specific CCW: What You Need to Know About Protecting Yourself

  Kris Chanski, General Manager at the Range 702 and renowned gun enthusiast and gun training advocate Some women walk their kids home from school each day, while others leave late-night shifts at their workplace and head home under the glow of the streetlights. Others are avid about the outdoors, while still others are acutely…

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March 18, 2021

What You Need To Know About Teaching Your Child To Shoot

So, you’re ready to teach your kids to shoot. What should you know before you start? Timing, safety, gear, and location are essential to a first shooting lesson. Here’s everything you need to know before you teach your kids to shoot: TIMING IS EVERYTHING When it comes to shooting, maturity and desire matter more than…

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January 13, 2021

Best Pistols to Consider Concealed Carry (CCW)

One of the most common questions we’re asked by those who have just completed their CCW certification and licensing is “what type of gun should I carry?” That’s a tough question to answer! In fact, ask a group of CCW permit holders this same question and you’ll get answers that range from “I only carry Glocks” to “A…

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October 12, 2020

How Safe Is an Indoor Shooting Range?

  If you’ve thought about visiting an indoor shooting range for some target practice or to share a fun experience with your friends, you may have questions about how safe it is. It’s easy to make assumptions when it comes to gun ranges, especially when you don’t know much about them. However, the truth is…

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February 25, 2020

Glossary of Basic Firearm Terms

If you’re unfamiliar with guns or basic shooting terminology, you’re not alone! Many people are hesitant to test their aiming skills at a shooting range because they assume they’ll be surrounded by firearm aficionados. As the largest indoor shooting range in Las Vegas, we’re here to tell you that’s simply not the case. Our guests…

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December 20, 2019