And now for something completely different. For the next couple of weeks, I’m taking a break from the normal self-defense … Continued
Writer Profile: Chris Baker
Chris Baker joined the Lucky Gunner team in 2011 and, among other roles, serves as the editor of Lucky Gunner Lounge.
Chris has a broad interest in all types of shooting activities, but he’s most passionate about firearms as tools for personal protection. Prior to working for Lucky Gunner full time, Chris taught basic handgun skills and concealed carry permit classes to a diverse range of clients in his home state of North Carolina. He is a certified Rangemaster Shotgun and Advanced Handgun Instructor and NRA Handgun Instructor. His ongoing pursuit of knowledge in the shooting world has included over 300 hours of professional firearms and self-defense training from instructors like Ken Hackathorn, Tom Givens, Ernest Langdon, Craig Douglas, Darryl Bolke, Wayne Dobbs, Chuck Haggard, Claude Werner, John Hearne, Jim Higginbotham, Kyle DeFoor, and Randy Cain, among others.
Posts by Chris Baker
At the start of our series on traditional double action/single action semi-autos, my plan was to try out a few … Continued
We frequently mention the importance of seeking out self-defense training in our articles and videos here and today I wanted to take a minute … Continued
9mm or .45 ACP — which caliber is best for self-defense? It’s a debate that’s dragged on for decades. In … Continued
The question of ammo capacity is often one of the first asked by people new to concealed carry, right behind … Continued
A few months ago, I did a two part review on the Beretta 1301 Tactical semi-auto 12 gauge. This is … Continued