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Can You Use Wadcutter Ammunition for Personal Defense?

Can you use wadcutter ammunition for personal defense? George Harris answers this question, which may...

How Much Ammo Should You Carry?

Concealed carriers have to make a lot of important decisions, including which gun, how to...

Why You Should Have a Rimfire Counterpart to Your EDC Gun

Having a rimfire stand-in for your EDC handgun is smart and saves money.

How to Feed Your Firearm During the Ammo Shortage

As the Great Ammo Drought of 2020 continues into 2021, we may have to explore...

Review: Federal Premium Force X2 Buckshot

Federal’s latest offering of defensive buckshot, Federal Premium Force X2 Buckshot, ought to make bad...

Is the .40 S&W Dead?

The .40 S&W had its heyday among law enforcement personnel, but has since fallen from...

Proper Training After Changing Your Everyday Carry Gun

When you change your everyday carry gun, there's plenty of training that should accompany that...

Be Thankful and Vigilant for Second Amendment Rights

Sheriff Jim Wilson shares some reasons to give thanks—and remain vigilant—in protecting Second Amendment rights.

Head to Head: 5.56 NATO vs. 6.8 SPC

Richard Mann compares the 5.56 NATO to the 6.8 SPC to see which cartridge holds...

5 Best 9 mm Loads for Self Defense

Richard Mann takes a look at five of the best loads in 9 mm for...

10 Reasons to Consider the .22 for Personal Defense

The .22 LR is often an overlooked but effective option for many shooters when it...

Why You Should Buy Your Ammo in Bulk

While the conventional wisdom is always “buy it cheap and stack it deep” when it...

Budget-Conscious Practice Alternatives

Due to the current state of affairs, you are out of work and have plenty...

Fightin' Iron: The Model 1917 Revolver

Colt and Smith & Wesson’s 1917 wasn’t a byproduct of a designer’s drawing board, but...

How to Shoot a Handgun from the Seated Position

Training to shoot from less-common positions, such as while seated, can help you gain a...

5 Reasons to Choose a 10 mm for Self Defense

Is the 10 mm a good option for personal protection? Brad Fitzpatrick lists five reasons...

Nighthawk Custom Thunder Ranch Combat Special

Designed with input from one of the nation’s renowned firearm instructors, this purpose-built 1911 is...

Is The Glaser Safety Slug Good for Self Defense?

Glaser’s interesting Safety Slug is still available, but is it viable? Richard Mann takes a...

Get Off My Lawn: Great WWII Guns for Home Defense

While purpose-built, modern firearms are all the rage for personal protection, don’t discount that old...

Skills Check: CCW Qualification

For defensive training to be beneficial and effective, it requires more than just the proper...
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