It may seem pretty basic, but to brand new shooters, especially those with small or weaker hands dealing with new, higher capacity magazines with fresh springs in them, it can be a frustrating chore that can even make extended range sessions uncomfortable. There’s a definite method to loading single and double-stack magazines that differs from loading say an AR magazine, plus there are devices that make the whole process a lot easier and less rough on the thumbs. In this installment of Shoot Sweet, Julie Golob shows you exactly how to load up.
Beginner’s Guide: Load Your Pistol Mag
Julie Golob shows the easiest and most efficient ways to put ammo into your semi-auto handgun magazine—so you can get to shooting sweet right away.