I hope that you will take advantage of Clement Weather to provide you with training and help you address your personal protection and security needs. However, as much as I may offer, there are still a lot of other very good sources of information, quality products, and comprehensive training providers out there. Below I have listed books, products, and other resources that I trust or have used (in most cases, I have paid my own money to purchase these items).

Books: Firearms Use, Self-Defense, Mindset

Straight Talk on Armed Defense, What Experts Want You to Know:  Massad Ayoob

Deadly Force: Understanding Your Right to Self Defense:  Massad Ayoob

The Law of Self Defense, The Indispensable Guide for the Armed Citizen:  Andrew Branca

The Art of Modern Gunfighting, The Pistol: Volume 1:  Scott Reitz & Brett McQueen

Concealed Carry for Women:  Gila Hayes

Guns Save Lives: True Stories of Americans Defending Their Lives With Firearms: Robert A. Waters

Books: Avoidance, Mindset, and Personal Protection

The Gift of Fear and Other Survival Signals that Protect us from Violence:  Gavin de Becker

Just Two Seconds: Using Time and Space to Defeat Assassins:  Gavin de Becker

On Killing: The Psychological Cost of Learning to Kill in War and Society:  Dave Grossman

On Combat: The Psychology and Physiology of Deadly Conflict in War and in Peace:  Dave Grossman & Loren W. Christensen

Left of Bang: How the Marine Corps’ Combat Hunter Program Can Save Your Life:  Patrick Van Horne & Jason A. Riley

Dedicated Firearms Training Schools:

Note: there are a lot of schools & trainers out there, these are some of the best, and each (either the school or the primary trainer) have been around for at least 20 years. These are also located near Nevada – or at least a somewhat reasonable driving distance.

Thunder Ranch – Oregon     http://www.thunderranchinc.com/

Gunsite – Arizona     http://www.gunsite.com/

ITTS – L.A. southern California   http://www.internationaltactical.com/

The Firearms Academy of Seattle   http://firearmsacademy.com/

Rifle Training, Weekend Marksmanship Clinics http://www.appleseedinfo.org/

Information about scheduling a class with Clement Weather   info@ClementWeather.com

Specific Information and Resources For Women:









Can a woman “Rack the Slide” on a semi-auto – you’d better believe it



Holsters and carry options specifically for women:

Corset style    http://www.deneadams.com/

Various options     http://thewellarmedwoman.com/holsters

Other / Miscellaneous

L.A.G. Tactical: Kydex Holsters (based locally here in Reno)    http://www.lagtactical.com

Phlster Holsters – lots of info on concealment, and the amazing Enigma concealed firearm carry system    https://www.phlsterholsters.com/enigma-landing/

Galco Holsters   http://www.galcogunleather.com/

Tejas gun belts, magazines, assorted firearm accessories  https://www.magpul.com/

Under shirts & pant holsters   http://www.undertechundercover.com/

Want to make your own? Everything you need:   https://www.holstersmith.com/vcom/index.php

Additional ways to secure your IWB holster:    https://www.ulticlip.com/

Multi-Purpose & self-defense leather products:   http://www.meangeneleather.com

Guns aren’t always the answer, how about self-defense training for yourself, and/or your family, classes for those of all ages and skill levels:     https://www.theacademyreno.com

Law Enforcement Targets   https://shop.actiontarget.com/

Downloadable Targets   http://www.targetz.com/

Very High-Quality flashlights   http://www.surefire.com/

High Quality flashlights   http://www.streamlight.com/en-us/

Laser Training Pistol (SIRT Pistol)   http://www.nextleveltraining.com/

Magazine loading tools:   http://www.maglula.com/

Precision shims to take some of the play out of your revolver:  https://www.triggershims.com

Modern Gun Lube Products:



Critical Response to Serious Injuries



Facts & Information:

Facts and documented information  http://www.gunfacts.info/

John Lott’s site for research data  http://crimeresearch.org/

Guns to protect innocents in “gun free zones”  http://concealedcampus.org/

Daily updates and gun related news stories    http://keepandbeararms.com/


NRA – National Rifle Association. They have been around since 1871, and have a lot of clout. National leadership in training resources, gun safety, firearm education programs, etc.    https://home.nra.org/

Gun Owners of America    https://www.gunowners.org/

Second Amendment Foundation    https://www.saf.org/

Basic Firearms Safety Information for the beginner    https://www.americanfirearms.org/safety/