Blog of Gabe Suarez, I and the Suarez International company are dedicated to the thoughtful and real-world art of fighting, perfecting the techniques necessary to win in a gunfight.

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  • Adding a Laser to Your Pistol - header image

    Adding a Laser to Your Pistol

    10/29/2018
    There are a couple of points we must make at the beginning of this discussion. First: Our goal, whether in training or in building equipment, is to optimize the fighter and his equipment. To make bo…
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    Breathing Control - The Forgotten Fundamental

    01/15/2018
    Continuing with the discussions on marksmanship, an important pair of aspects are the issues of breathing and coordinating it with trigger press. One is strictly skill related, the other is skill and …
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    Choose a 9MM PDW Over a 5.56 Rifle?

    07/09/2018
    In essence: Why would we pick a 9mm, like the Glock PDW or Czech Scorpion, when we can have a 5.56x45? Well...it is a valid question and I will give my perspective on this based on 32 years of experie…
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    Classic Pistols - Sig P226

    09/06/2018
    I have a spot in my heart for the SIG P226. It was my first semi-auto duty pistol back in 1988. Coming from the world of revolvers, the SIG was like having stolen alien technology from the future in y…
  • Don't Buy a Cheap and Crappy Red Dot - header image

    Don't Buy a Cheap and Crappy Red Dot

    08/15/2018
    When Suarez International began the study of the Red Dot Pistol in 2009 I had no idea that it would become such a popular and mainstream idea. And yet today, almost a decade later, we are seeing more …
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    Firing Pin's Role in Your Glock's Safety

    11/29/2018
    We made our own pins after our good friend and CT operator showed us a Glock factory pin with a broken tip. I still have that pin as an example of what a MIM pin will eventually do. But the tip is n…
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    Glock 43 Guttersnipe Optics

    01/22/2018
    The discussion of the new "0.10" narrower RMS-C prompted the staff to do an updated study on optics for the Glock 43 system.Most optics are narrow enough to fit, but too long. The width on a 43 is suc…
  • How Technology Owns the Darkness - header image

    How Technology Owns the Darkness

    11/24/2017
    The method most basic, for using a Night Vision Monocular in conjunction with a handgun goes like this. Hold the monocular in your support side hand and bring it up to your non-dominant eye. How clos…
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    If You Can't Mill Your Slide for a Red Dot?

    06/20/2018
    The L-Mount CNC Machined in the USA of bar stock steel - Matte finished black ((Unlike other aluminum units on the market). Uses any sights made for Glock (sights not included). Sights can be z…