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Pros and Cons of Ankle Carry

Pros and Cons of Ankle Carry

Richard Mann examines the basics of using an ankle holster for concealed carry and talks...
Review: Keepers Concealment Errand AIWB Holster

Review: Keepers Concealment Errand AIWB Holster

Looking for a comfortable appendix-carry holster? Check out our experience with the Keepers Concealment Errand...
Muzzle-Energy Math: Comparing Shotgun Gauges for Home Defense

Muzzle-Energy Math: Comparing Shotgun Gauges for Home Defense

We were told there would be no math involved, but here it is.
Handgun Suppressors: Pros & Cons to Consider Before Buying

Handgun Suppressors: Pros & Cons to Consider Before Buying

A suppressor is an increasingly popular accessory for a handgun, but is still a big...
Steel-Case Ammo: Bad For Your Gun?

Steel-Case Ammo: Bad For Your Gun?

Steel cartridge case use in handguns (as well as long guns) has been the source...
Workplace CCW: Tips for Personal Defense on the Job

Workplace CCW: Tips for Personal Defense on the Job

Many variables factor into the decision to carry a concealed firearm. One that needs to...
Pistol-Mounted Red-Dot Sights: Pros and Cons

Pistol-Mounted Red-Dot Sights: Pros and Cons

Adding a red-dot sight to your pistol is a big decision. Know the benefits and...
Box Magazine-Fed Shotguns: Game Changing Innovations

Box Magazine-Fed Shotguns: Game Changing Innovations

What’s this, a change of heart regarding removable-box-magazine-fed shotguns? Here's what our Shotgun editor has...
Appendix Carry: What's It All About?

Appendix Carry: What's It All About?

Appendix carry is growing more popular as a preferred concealed-carry position. What are the pros...
Pros and Cons of a Shotgun-Mounted Red Dot

Pros and Cons of a Shotgun-Mounted Red Dot

Adding a red-dot sight to a shotgun can help you make faster hits, but are...
Pros and Cons of Handgun Optics

Pros and Cons of Handgun Optics

Why should you consider a handgun with a slide-mounted optic? Here are a few reasons.
Review: Wilson Combat .458 HAM’R Tactical Hunter

Review: Wilson Combat .458 HAM’R Tactical Hunter

Wilson Combat’s newest offering breathes new life into the big-bore semi-automatic rifle with a new...
Tips for Choosing the Right Concealed-Carry Rig

Tips for Choosing the Right Concealed-Carry Rig

What kind of concealed-carry rig should you be on the lookout for? Here are a...
6 'Absolute Truths' Preached by Gun Snobs

6 'Absolute Truths' Preached by Gun Snobs

What are the go-to absolutes that gun snobs swear by? Here are six commonly heard...
Shotgun Magazines: Box-Fed vs. Tube-Fed

Shotgun Magazines: Box-Fed vs. Tube-Fed

As detachable-magazine-fed shotguns become more prevalent, they are increasingly a viable alternative to tube-fed models.
The Pros and Cons of Nitride Barrel Finishes

The Pros and Cons of Nitride Barrel Finishes

If you’ve wondered about the durability of nitride finishes compared to more traditional coatings on...
Beyond the CCW Pistol: Four Factors of Survival

Beyond the CCW Pistol: Four Factors of Survival

There’s a lot more to self-defense than merely being able to draw a handgun and...
Pros and Cons of a .22 LR Pistol Conversion Kit

Pros and Cons of a .22 LR Pistol Conversion Kit

I like to shoot, a lot. With the price of ammunition what it is, especially...
Review: Rock River Arms LAR-47

Review: Rock River Arms LAR-47

If you're looking for an AR-15-pattern rifle chambered in 7.62x39 mm that takes AK-47-style magazines,...
Is Carrying a Knife for Self-Defense a Good Idea?

Is Carrying a Knife for Self-Defense a Good Idea?

Is carrying a knife for self-defense a wise decision? Here's one take from an expert...
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