I’m often surprised by the number of supposedly “serious” shooters who have accumulated multiple handguns, ostensibly for self-defense, but don’t own … 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
Throughout our defensive shotgun series, we’ve covered a number of topics related to how to get the most out of the … Continued
As I attempted to explain in our last video, learning to master the double action/single action trigger is not nearly … Continued
As expected, feedback has been divided on my last couple of videos about double action semi-autos. There has actually been more … Continued
In most violent encounters when a handgun is used in self-defense, the choice of handgun is not a significant factor in … Continued
Some of you guys have noticed and commented on the fact that I’ve been using a Beretta PX4 Compact in … Continued