In this week’s show, Carrie Lightfoot (The Well Armed Woman) and Barbara Baird (Women’s Outdoor News) go over a list of things to consider before carrying a concealed gun in hot weather. Carrie interviews Adrianna, our February “Fan of the Month.” Sponsored by Ruger.
Barb: Planning for The Well Armed Woman Day at the Missouri State Legislature on April 5
Things to remember: Chafing Printing Go off body if you must, but keep the bag at hand http://www.womensoutdoornews.com/2015/07/top-bottom-5-concealed-carry-holsters-summer/
List of good hot weather guns:
Ruger LCP: http://ruger.com/products/lcpII/models.html
Ruger LC9s: http://ruger.com/products/lc9s/models.html
Smith & Wesson 642: https://www.smith-wesson.com/firearms/model-642 Carrie: 3 Keys to summer concealed carry: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/women-and-guns/concealed-carry/3-keys-concealed-carry-in-the-summer
Go looser and longer
Carrie: Miami Gardens mother armed with shotgun scares off burglar http://www.local10.com/news/crime/miami-gardens-mother-armed-with-shotgun-scares-off-burglar
Carrie: Gun Sales Hit Record Highs, But What About Gun Accidents? https://bearingarms.com/bob-o/2017/03/23/gun-sales-hit-record-highs-gun-accidents-plummet/?utm_source=badaily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=nl
Barb: https://www.remington.com/shotguns/autoloading/v3-field-sport Carrie: Cabela’s Shooting Mat: http://www.cabelas.com/product/Cabelas-Shooting-Mat/1318442.uts
Chilly Pad Cooling Towel http://thewellarmedwoman.com/range-supplies/frogg-toggs-chilly-pad
New Addition: The WON’s Post of the Week: highlighting a gun-friendly post – launching series on Project ChildSafe videos: http://www.womensoutdoornews.com/2017/03/project-childsafe-story-julie-golob/
Barb – Women Afield Program in Colorado: http://cpw.state.co.us/learn/Pages/OutreachWomen.aspx Carrie – Meridian, Idaho is Forward Movement Training Center, http://www.forwardmovementtraining.com/ They do offer classes to the public!
Publisher/Editor Barbara Baird is a freelance writer in hunting, shooting and outdoor markets. She is a contributing editor at "SHOT Business," and her bylines are found at several top hunting and shooting publications, including NRA, NSSF and Field & Stream. View all posts by Barbara Baird