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Using .22 Magnum for Self-Defense

Using .22 Magnum for Self-Defense

In a situation where you might have to shoot to save your life, any gun...
At The Range: Speer Lawman RHT Frangible Ammo

At The Range: Speer Lawman RHT Frangible Ammo

Training on steel targets or shooting indoors? The Speer Lawman RHT frangible ammo offers added...
Basics of a 1911 Build: Tips & Tricks

Basics of a 1911 Build: Tips & Tricks

The building of a 1911 pistol is chock-full of detail work essential for a satisfactory...
7 NRA Carry Guard Expo Workshops You Need to Try

7 NRA Carry Guard Expo Workshops You Need to Try

Want to build your self-defense and preparedness skills? Here are seven workshops available to attendees...
The .380 ACP: Built Right for Pocket Pistols

The .380 ACP: Built Right for Pocket Pistols

Pocket pistols chambered in .380 ACP have grown popular for concealed carry in recent years,...
U.S. Ninth Circuit Court Upholds Right to Carry

U.S. Ninth Circuit Court Upholds Right to Carry

The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the right to openly carry for the...
Behind the Gun: Pistol Training vs. Pistol Choice

Behind the Gun: Pistol Training vs. Pistol Choice

As Sheriff Jim highlights in these anecdotes, there's much more to personal defense than just...
Weak-Hand Only: A Critical Shooting Skill You Need to Know

Weak-Hand Only: A Critical Shooting Skill You Need to Know

Being able to shoot weak-hand only (WHO) accurately is a critical, but often-overlooked skill you...
3 Combat-Control Fundamentals for the Defensive Shooter

3 Combat-Control Fundamentals for the Defensive Shooter

Anticipation and preparation can help you avoid an altercation, or triumph should avoidance fail. We...
First Look: Viridian Grip Laser for Springfield Armory 911

First Look: Viridian Grip Laser for Springfield Armory 911

In support of the release of Springfield Armory's new 911 pocket pistol, Viridian launched an...
AR-15 Stock Installation: Tips & Tricks

AR-15 Stock Installation: Tips & Tricks

Installing a new stock on your AR-15 is a fairly simple task, even for first-time...
Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0 Compact Torture Test: 1,750 Rounds In

Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0 Compact Torture Test: 1,750 Rounds In

There’s only one more update left as we finish our torture testing of the Smith...
Daniel Defense Opens New Headquarters

Daniel Defense Opens New Headquarters

In spring 2018, Daniel Defense began a new chapter in its history with the opening...
Hornady Wins FBI Ammo Contract

Hornady Wins FBI Ammo Contract

Worth $11 million, Hornady won a contract to supply the Federal Bureau of Investigation with...
5 Self-Defense Tips for Women

5 Self-Defense Tips for Women

Self-defense is not solely the responsibility of men, nor should it be. Here are tips...
I Carry: Springfield Armory 911 in a DeSantis Super Fly Pocket Holster

I Carry: Springfield Armory 911 in a DeSantis Super Fly Pocket Holster

In this week's episode of "I Carry," we look at using a Springfield Armory 911...
Range Review: Nighthawk Custom Ladyhawk 2.0

Range Review: Nighthawk Custom Ladyhawk 2.0

Nighthawk Custom enhanced its Ladyhawk 1911 offering with a 2.0 model, providing consumers with a...
5 Critical Mistakes Made by Defensive Gun Owners

5 Critical Mistakes Made by Defensive Gun Owners

We’re all human, we all make mistakes. The true student will always learn from the...
Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0 Compact Torture Test: 1,000-Round Mark

Smith & Wesson M&P M2.0 Compact Torture Test: 1,000-Round Mark

SI's Jay Grazio hit the halfway point in his 2,000-round torture test of the Smith...
Classic Guns: Imperial Japan’s M1 Garand

Classic Guns: Imperial Japan’s M1 Garand

John C. Garand’s combat masterpiece M1 Garand semi-automatic rifle was so effective in the Pacific...
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