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Trigger Talk Tuesday - September 5th, 2023

September 19, 20232 min read

Firearms and Self-Defense: Expert Insights from Trigger Talk Tuesday: September 5th, 2023


Welcome to Trigger Talk Tuesday! On September 5th, 2023, Green Monster Firearms and Shadow Hawk Defense brought you another episode of "Ask the Expert," a show dedicated to firearms, self-defense, and more. In this blog, we'll provide you with a summary of the discussions and insights shared during the broadcast. Hosted by Jordan Nicewarner, the show featured experts Richie, Randy, and Lynn, who shared their knowledge and perspectives on various firearm-related topics.

Labor Day Sale at Green Monster Firearms

The episode began with a recap of Green Monster Firearms' recent Labor Day sale. Richie shared that the sale was a success, with many customers purchasing firearms and accessories. One standout product discussed was the FN Reflex, an everyday carry sidearm known for its comfort and affordability. The experts emphasized the importance of choosing the right firearm for your needs and body type.

Professional Training vs. Informal Training

The discussion then shifted to the importance of professional firearms training. Randy and Lynn highlighted the significant differences between receiving training from a friend or family member and getting professional instruction. Professional training ensures that individuals learn essential safety rules, proper firearm handling, and effective self-defense techniques.

Firearms Training for All Levels

The experts stressed that professional training is valuable for everyone, from novice gun owners to experienced hunters. Regardless of your intended use for firearms, professional training instills safety practices and hones skills that can be critical in high-stress situations.

Upcoming Training Courses

Shadow Hawk Defense, a partner of Green Monster Firearms, offers a range of training courses. These include a match skills clinic with Tim Herron, an extreme close-quarters shooting class, and a shooting from a vehicle clinic. These courses are designed to prepare individuals for real-life scenarios and develop their shooting skills.


Trigger Talk Tuesday provides valuable insights into firearms, safety, and self-defense. The experts at Green Monster Firearms and Shadow Hawk Defense emphasize the importance of professional training and offer a wide range of courses to suit various skill levels and needs. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced shooter, ongoing training can help you stay safe and confident when handling firearms.

If you're interested in learning more about these topics or participating in the training courses mentioned, you can visit the Green Monster Firearms and Shadow Hawk Defense websites for additional information and resources.

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