VIDEO of knife attack within 21 feet... NO WAY you can draw fast enough
This is a discussion on VIDEO of knife attack within 21 feet... NO WAY you can draw fast enough within the Carry & Defensive Scenarios forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Originally Posted by CDH
They wasted a lot of time sloooowwwlly bringing up their weapon to two handed Weaver while they could have gotten off ...
October 5th, 2006 09:58 AM
October 5th, 2006 10:34 AM
Yea, while I think I instinctively saw that (hence my previous post and comments), I didn't really connect to that on an obvious basis.
Originally Posted by Rob72
This video's creator and it's actors all come from what is essentially an anti-gun culture. They have been taught since childhood to have a clear aversion to using guns for ANY reason because of their inherent "evil".
Therefore, it becomes VERY clear what this video is all about: It's another attempt to "prove" that guns have no value in society AT ALL, even in the hands of "trained law enforcement professionals".
I mean, if a gunfighter can't win a knife fight, then why have guns at all?... Right? So let's just BAN them and get it over with... Right?
I intend that analysis to sound humorously paranoid, but it makes you wonder...
October 5th, 2006 09:19 PM
I can understand the confusion. The speaker on the video isn't speaking American English and hence must be from anti-gun British or Scottish lands. The problem is, the accent isn't Brit or Scot.
From the looks, its a British/Scots vid, and their reactions are about what you would expect.
Check the original language that was translated into English.
It isn't Scottish or British English.
Obrona przed nozem przy uzyciu pistoletu jest niemozliwa na dystansie 2 metrow. Na dystansie 4 jest trudna. Na dystansie 6 i wiecej metrow jest bardziej prawdopodobna.
Did you follow the links?
I am guessing these are Slavic, but I don't know.
October 6th, 2006 08:23 AM
If you knew the BG had a knife and would maybe attempt to charge you, the key to help you survive if you are out in the open would be able to have room to manuever or back up to give yourself more time to draw and fire.
I would think that the majority of LEO's probably don't realize it could happen or either their adrenaline level is so high along with a loss of time that they get caught up in it and WHAM ! its over....
Thanx for the vid...
October 6th, 2006 10:39 AM
Would add one more item >>> with the BG's incoming momentum,would suggest that you shoot more than 1.
With the "limited"(?) capacity of my Kimber,I would shoot 3 very fast.
We train for these things, and with hand on weapon my 3 shots are finished in 1.2-1.5sec.(on a good day). I'm sure that the younger guys can improve on this. --------
October 6th, 2006 12:42 PM
Actually, that would make more sense. Post USSR, most of the Eastern Europen nations are less then ideally equipped to deal with gang-crime on the level they are experiencing.
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