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JTT: Setting Up Outer Carriers

JTT: Setting Up Outer Carriers

Lotta agencies going to exterior vests, thankfully...but this has led to a noticeable trend of of loading it up unnecessarily. We've seen many LEOs, particularly younger officers, fill up every bit of available real estate just because they can. Here's one man's take...

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JTT: Don’t Get Locked Out

JTT: Don’t Get Locked Out

JTT: Don't Get Locked OutAlexander CrownAs some of you may know from one of my previous articles, I enjoy lock picking and have found it handy more than once. I covered a pocket-sized set before but if that seems too burdensome for you, here is Just a Tactical Tip for...

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JTT: Dummycord Your Gear

JTT: Dummycord Your Gear

"Dummycord your gear, nasties!" Thanks to ever-involving equipment design, that's not an instruction younger soldiers hear as often as many of us did — but it remains good advice. The kit of today is far more likely have its own organic retention mechanism than the...

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JTT: In Defense of the Walmart Belt

JTT: In Defense of the Walmart Belt

Just The Tip: In Defense of the Walmart Belt Dave Merrill So there I was three beers deep in a Thai brothel at an EAG Shoot House class. Given the nature of shoot houses in general and shoot houses with multiple parties in particular, all the instructors and students...

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JTT: A Break for Culinary Cues

JTT: A Break for Culinary Cues

Since we ran our first "Just the [Tactical] Tip" back in May, we've talked about a wide variety of things. All have been hints and suggestions we'd pass along to newer shooters, younger Joes, or just friends who might not have thought've it. We started with an idea to...

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