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Five Factors Affecting Training: Overcoming the Barriers

Five Factors Affecting Training: Overcoming the Barriers

Many barriers affect the decision to seek effective training. Don’t let them derail your efforts.
Self-Defense Advice: Consider Your Sources

Self-Defense Advice: Consider Your Sources

Best practices for personal defense are often hotly debated, and its good that people discuss...
20 Personal-Defense Handguns Under $300

20 Personal-Defense Handguns Under $300

Looking for a personal-defense pistol, but don’t want to drop crazy dough on it? We’ve...
Surviving a Gunfight: Tips for Preparation & Problem-Solving

Surviving a Gunfight: Tips for Preparation & Problem-Solving

How can you expect the unexpected in a gunfight and survive? Sheriff Jim has a...
Training & Practice: You Need Both to Build Self-Defense Skills

Training & Practice: You Need Both to Build Self-Defense Skills

Think training and practicing are the same thing? Not so, says Sheriff Jim. Here's why...
Top 5 Shooting Illustrated Articles of 2018

Top 5 Shooting Illustrated Articles of 2018

Over the last year, we've covered a range of topics. Here are the top five...
First Look: SIG Sauer M17 9mm +P Ammunition

First Look: SIG Sauer M17 9mm +P Ammunition

Designed as military-grade ammunition that pairs well with any +P rated 9mm handgun, the new...
Review: Modern Samurai Project Red-Dot Pistol Course

Review: Modern Samurai Project Red-Dot Pistol Course

There are pros and cons of running a red-dot equipped handgun, and many of the...
Handgun Handling: It Starts With Stance

Handgun Handling: It Starts With Stance

There's lots of debate over proper handgun handling, and stance is one of the key...
Review: Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Tactical

Review: Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Tactical

The latest iteration of Ruger’s 22/45 Tactical Rimfire Trainer is sure to hit the mark...
Country Living: Security & Self-Defense in Rural Areas

Country Living: Security & Self-Defense in Rural Areas

Getting away from it all sounds like paradise after fighting traffic and smog for years,...
Firearm Familiarity: Building Confidence in Your CCW Gun

Firearm Familiarity: Building Confidence in Your CCW Gun

If you know your concealed-carry gun, you need not fear the result of a hundred...
Tricked-Out vs. Training: The Best Accessory for a CCW Pistol

Tricked-Out vs. Training: The Best Accessory for a CCW Pistol

With an almost-endless selection of accessory options for today's CCW guns, what's the best one...
Concealed-Carry for Beginners: Tips for Continued Training

Concealed-Carry for Beginners: Tips for Continued Training

Getting your concealed-carry permit is a great start in your self-defense journey, but it is...
Head vs. Holster: The Importance of a Solid Self-Defense Mindset

Head vs. Holster: The Importance of a Solid Self-Defense Mindset

Proper self-defense starts with the right mindset, regardless of the tool in your holster.
SIG Sauer Academy Adds Courses and Coming to Texas

SIG Sauer Academy Adds Courses and Coming to Texas

SIG Sauer Academy Adds Courses and Coming to Texas.
5 Handling Tips for a Home-Defense Shotgun

5 Handling Tips for a Home-Defense Shotgun

When faced with a threat, a home-defense shotgun can be quite the equalizer, but only...
Review: SIG Sauer P365 Micro Compact

Review: SIG Sauer P365 Micro Compact

Deemed a "Micro Compact" concealed-carry gun, the SIG Sauer P365 is deceptively capacious. See how...
Dummy Rounds: Safe & Effective Training Tools

Dummy Rounds: Safe & Effective Training Tools

Believe it or not, you can learn a lot by using inert dummy rounds in...
First Look: Samson Manufacturing M&P9 Contour Mag Extension

First Look: Samson Manufacturing M&P9 Contour Mag Extension

Enhance the capacity of your Smith & Wesson M&P9 M2.0 handgun by adding this all-new...
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