I Carry: Mossberg MC2c Pistol in a DeSantis Holster

Today's "I Carry" episode features a compact pistol you might have overlooked along with some gear for it.

I Carry: Nighthawk Custom Border Special in a Galco Avenger Holster

In this week's episode of "I Carry," we look at using a Nighthawk Custom Border Special 1911 in a Galco holster, along with a few other essential pieces of EDC gear.

Wrangling a Warhorse of my own

From one of the first pistols I fired as part of my adolescent education regarding firearms, to my first choice for collecting, custom builds, training, concealed carry and home defense, the 1911 has been my go-to sidearm of choice for more than three decades, so it seems only natural that the desire to build my own would set in eventually.

Saving the Best For "Last"

For 1911 mavens like me I attribute any changes to the like dowsing fillet mignon in ketchup; however, in the case of the Springfield Armory Omega, change brings an added degree of versatility.

Olympic Arms Enforcer

The Olympic Arms Enforcer is not your typical 1911. Loaded with semi-custom features, it has all the elements required in a fine defensive handgun.


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