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Frequently Asked Questions at SharpShooters

Frequently Asked Questions

We love answering your questions about guns, ammo, training, accessories, and pretty much anything else firearm related. At our core, we are an education provider. We just happened to be disguising ourselves as a shooting range and gun store. Our primary occupation is helping people like you learn more about firearms, safety, self-defense, shooting, and whatever else it is you want to learn more about guns. However, we do get some questions more frequently than others. Below is a rundown of our most frequently asked questions here at SharpShooters, on the retail floor, on the range, on the phones, and from our website.

The USCCA Introduction to Handgun Safety

USCCA Introduction to Handgun Safety

Below is a breakdown of the 20 topics you’ll learn when you attend a USCCA Introduction to Handgun Safety class. The class is 4 hours long, and consists of about 2/3 classroom time and 1/3 range time. You’ll shoot 25-50 rounds, under direct supervision and teaching. The class is aimed at brand new shooters, so … Read more

A Labor Day for the Working Dogs

K9 Officer Jerry Lee

We hope you’ll join us for a Labor Day for the Working Dogs, anytime from Saturday September 4 at 10am through Monday September 6 at 8PM. We’ve got tons of ammo, lots of firearms on the shelves, new SharpShooters merchandise, and how can you not love a Police K9 Officer or five?

Having a Gun Does Not Make You Safe


The typical “summer slow down” continued through August, right up until last weekend, when all hell broke loose in Afghanistan. That day, and everyday since, foot traffic in our doors has been up 70% from where it was the previous 8 weeks. Why? Because the world is a less safe place than it was just over a week ago. Here’s what’s just happened, and where it seems to be headed.

Build Your AR15 with Josh Mallet

Build Your Own AR15 with Gunsmith Josh Mallet

Josh will teach you everything there is to know about how an AR15 rifle should work, what might break first, and how best to service, operate, maintain, and upgrade your rifle. If you’re even thinking about building an AR15, then you probably have some idea of how many different options there are. Josh has experience with just about all of them.

Dry Fire a Lot, Then Dry Fire Some More


The black cloud of the 2020 ammo shortage had one silver lining. The lack of ammo brought proper attention to dry fire practice. Today, the great ammo shortage of 2020 is over. There’s plenty of ammo. It’s just too expensive to use on the daily. So, dry fire it is. But the practice of dry firing still needs more attention, more accolades, and more instruction, so here goes.

Who Are Our Customers? Or, “Our take on the recent BRCC kerfuffle”

Who is our customer

It seems yet another “conservative” company has hacked off a large portion of its customer base. Not sure why this event keeps repeating itself, but there’s definitely a pattern. I’ve seen it with both left and right leaning companies, both intentional and accidental. So, I thought I’d take the opportunity to position SharpShooters in a … Read more

What will become of the pistol stabilizing brace?

What will become of the pistol stabilizing brace?

We last published our take on the ATF’s proposed rule to regulate the use of pistol stabilizing braces back on June 8, when the ATF first made the rule available for comment. Since then, much has transpired. Here we’re offering an update of both the information surrounding the proposed rule as well as our renewed … Read more

Yes, We Can Process Your FFL Transfer


People ask us the question quite a bit, almost every day: “Do you handle my firearm FFL transfer?” The answer is yes, for all firearms including “NFA Items” such as suppressors, short barreled rifles, and and automatic weapons. After that very short conversation, the next question we get is, “OK, well how does that process work?” That’s what we’re getting to in this article: how to do a firearms / FFL transfer.

What is Lady SharpShooters?

What is Lady SharpShooters?

Every other Wednesday, we host a meeting called “Lady SharpShooters.” Almost every day, I get the question, “What is Lady SharpShooters?” So, here, I’ve interviewed Maddy Scholar, who leads and has led Lady SharpShooters for the last year. When Maddy started here at SharpShooters, the Ladies meeting consisted of about 7 or 8 ladies. Today, … Read more