With the number of people seeking their concealed handgun licenses dramatically increasing, there are a few things firearms instructors say all gun handlers need to know, especially when it comes to dealing with weapon and ammunition malfunctions.

NRA certified firearms instructor Sean Healy says there are three main malfunctions caused by the ammunition. How you respond while encountering a problem can make all the difference.

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“If your gun goes ‘click’ instead of ‘bang,’ that could be a misfire, which means it’s not going to fire at all. Or, it could be a hangfire, meaning there is going to be a perceptible delay,” Healy says.

Read the rest of Melanie Torre’s report at KLTV

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