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Speed Holstering: Why It's a Bad Idea

Speed Holstering: Why It's a Bad Idea

Quickly jamming a firearm into your holster can cause all sort of problems. Here's why...
I Carry: S&W M&P Bodyguard 380 in a DeSantis Holster

I Carry: S&W M&P Bodyguard 380 in a DeSantis Holster

In this week's episode of "I Carry," we look at using a Smith & Wesson...
Review: Kel-Tec CP33

Review: Kel-Tec CP33

Kel-Tec’s new CP33 provides serious onboard firepower.
Shotgun Readiness: 6 Conditions to Consider

Shotgun Readiness: 6 Conditions to Consider

Which readiness position should you keep your home-defense shotgun in? It depends on a few...
First Look: Firefield RapidStrike 1-6x24 Riflescope Kit

First Look: Firefield RapidStrike 1-6x24 Riflescope Kit

Looking to take advantage of a low-power variable optic for your AR-pattern rifle? Here's a...
Snubnose Revolvers: Still Meeting Defensive Needs

Snubnose Revolvers: Still Meeting Defensive Needs

The snubnose revolver, staple of 1950s cop shows, has a storied heritage and is still...
I Carry: Glock G43 in an MFT Minimalist AIWB Holster

I Carry: Glock G43 in an MFT Minimalist AIWB Holster

In this week's episode of "I Carry," we look at using a Glock G43 in...
Dry-Fire Training: Doing It Right

Dry-Fire Training: Doing It Right

What are some of the benefits of practicing with dry-fire drills in the home? What...
Defensive Shooting: A Quickly Diminishing Skill

Defensive Shooting: A Quickly Diminishing Skill

You've taken some training classes? Shot well in your last club competition? Good! But don't...
Documentary Highlights Career of Sheriff Jim Wilson

Documentary Highlights Career of Sheriff Jim Wilson

In conjunction with Panteao Productions and Nighthawk Custom, Shooting Illustrated Field Editor Sheriff Jim Wilson...
Good Triggers: A Must-Have for Self-Defense Guns

Good Triggers: A Must-Have for Self-Defense Guns

So, you've got a solid self-defense gun for concealed-carry and home defense. What should you...
66 New Handguns for 2019

66 New Handguns for 2019

From revolvers to striker-fired semi-autos to rifle-caliber pistols, the new-for-2019 handgun market has a whole...
Classic Guns: M60 Machine Gun

Classic Guns: M60 Machine Gun

Most belt-fed machine guns are iconic, but none have been as dramatically featured as the...
I Carry: H&K VP9-B in a DeSantis IWB Holster

I Carry: H&K VP9-B in a DeSantis IWB Holster

In this week's episode of "I Carry," we look at using a Heckler & Koch...
Review: Stoeger P3000 Defense Pump

Review: Stoeger P3000 Defense Pump

When it comes to saving money, choosing your home-defense firearm shouldn’t be based solely on...
Review: Kahr Arms CT9 Carbon-Fiber

Review: Kahr Arms CT9 Carbon-Fiber

Kahr’s economical single-stack 9 mm now sports a racy new finish. Here's a look at...
33 New Concealed-Carry Guns for 2019

33 New Concealed-Carry Guns for 2019

More options in the concealed-carry market is a boon for today's armed citizens, and manufacturers...
3 Reasons to Consider the Shotgun for Home Defense

3 Reasons to Consider the Shotgun for Home Defense

AR-15 rifles are becoming popular home-defense options, but don't forget about the trusty and relatively...
3 Concealed-Carry Myths Debunked

3 Concealed-Carry Myths Debunked

Some concealed-carry myths are best left behind in favor of more-practical options. Here are three...
5 Essential Tips for Choosing a CCW Holster

5 Essential Tips for Choosing a CCW Holster

In the market for a new concealed-carry rig? Here are five expert tips to keep...
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