Cocked and locked carry gives some people trepidation, as the cocked hammer appears ready to strike at any time. Granted, a person can carry with an empty chamber but a loaded magazine, or can – carefully – manually decock the pistol after loading the chamber.Author: Sam Hoober.
Aug 23, 2018 · For those afraid of carrying cocked and locked or striker-fired guns, the XD-E is a better choice than chamber-empty carry. For all those terrified at Condition One semi-autos, a percentage carried hunting shotguns afield for upland game and waterfowl — every one with the hidden hammers cocked — and never considered the issue.Author: Rich Grassi.
Mar 10, 2017 · The truth is that carrying in condition one, also known as cocked and locked, is not only completely safe, it's actually one of the safest ways to carry a handgun, especially with modern firearms. The appearance of a hammer to the rear gives some the impression that there's additional danger, but this is not actually the case.
Apr 01, 2019 · Yes, cocked n locked and/or Glocked. Only way to carry. Too much chance of the bad guy shooting you first or grabbing your gun away from you if you don’t carry .