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Is the .40 S&W Dead?

The .40 S&W had its heyday among law enforcement personnel, but has since fallen from grace. Richard Mann asks and answers the question, Is the .40 S&W dead?

5 Best 9 mm Loads for Self Defense

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

What's the Best 38 Special Ammo for Self-Defense?

For those that carry revolvers, the .38 Special is the most popular defensive round - but what ammunition is best? Ammo editor Richard Mann gives some guidance on great choices.

Review: Kimber K6s

The Kimber K6s breathes new life into the revolver game, presenting a six-shot .357 Mag. wheelgun scarcely larger than many five-shot competitors.

'The Caliber Wars:' Does the Round Really Matter?

9mm vs. 45 ACP vs .40 S&W... the caliber wars can go on forever. Does it really matter what round you're carrying? Sheriff Jim explains.

Review: Federal Premium Hydra-Shok Deep Ammo

Federal Premium’s new Hydra-Shok Deep defensive ammunition comes with a lot of hype—but it delivers.

Ballistic Effectiveness: Which Handgun Caliber Wins?

Think you know what the best defensive caliber is for your personal-defense pistol? These numbers might change your mind about ballistic effectiveness.

The Development of Personal-Defense Ammo

History repeats itself within many undertakings. This is especially true with regard to personal-defense ammunition.

Review: The .22 TCM Cartridge

Sometimes the reason for a cartridge is that it’s a lot of fun. Enter the .22 TCM.

Review: Kimber K6s .357 Mag. Revolver

The Kimber K6s breathes new life into the revolver game, presenting a six-shot .357 Mag. wheelgun scarcely larger than many five-shot competitors.

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