Combat Shotgun Basics with Clint Smith of Thunder Ranch

    In this episode of TFBTV, James Reeves and Johnny B go to Thunder Ranch to take the Combat Shotgun course from Clint Smith and Jack Daniel. In this excerpt from arguably the best shotgun course in the country, Clint gives us pointers, basics, pros, cons, and drills for the defensive use of the combat shotgun.

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    0:00 Intro
    3:39 Reloading
    8:36 Types of Shotguns
    9:57 Ammo Selection
    15:25 Shotgun Ammo Behavior
    20:54 Grip, Stance
    22:31 Conclusion

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