Crimson Trace LightGuard

Last week at Gunsite several of us got to try out the new LightGuard from Crimson Trace. We used it on the range and in the shoot houses after dark. This is a super compact handgun light that is pressure activated. Here is season one Top Shot winner Iain Harrison talking about the LightGuard.


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Born and raised in the West Virginia hills, Richard literally grew up in the woods. He has chased coon hounds until daylight, waited out whitetails perched high in an oak, canoed the New River and hunted from the Montana Mountains to the Green Hills of Africa. During service in the Army and later as a municipal police officer and Special Agent with the railroad police, Richard obtained numerous certifications in small arms instruction. He has trained military personnel, law enforcement officers and civilians in the application of firearms for defensive, competitive and recreational use. Richard won the West Virginia Governor’s Twenty Award for law enforcement, the West Virginia National Guard State Pistol Competition and earned his Distinguished Medal with pistol. Badge turned in, Richard is now a contributing editor for several magazines. He was the compiling author of the book, Rifle Bullets for the Hunter and conceptualized and contributed to Selecting and Ordering a Custom Hunting Rifle. Richard also contributed a chapter to the John Velke book, The True Story of the Baldwin-Felts Detective Agency. Richard has patents on a riflescope reticle and a revolutionary bullet testing media. A hillbilly at heart, Richard lives on Shadowland - his shooting range in West Virginia - with the most understanding wife in the world, their three kids and a very protective ridgeback hound.
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3 Responses to Crimson Trace LightGuard

  1. Jim Dodd says:

    Any Handguns exhibit malfs with the light mounted, please and thank you? Some trainers I know are seeing that with some of the compact handguns…jim

    • gunwriter says:

      We did not have any issues with the M&P Pistols but the light guard is not very heavy at all and we were not using light recoiling ammo either.

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