Rack a Slide…with One Hand

Non-gun hand out of commission? You don't need it to work that pistol slide. Here are some options.

Though its pretty unlikely, you may find yourself in a situation where you are being attacked and one of your hands is disabled in some way. If you have to work the slide on your handgun, this could be a real problem.

Those who do tactical things for a living have figured out a way around this using the rear sight on modern handguns. Here’s how to do it in a variety of situations.