In retrospect, Smith & Wesson had nobody to blame for the situation but themselves. The company didn’t invent the subcompact, lightweight, single-stack nine, of course. Walther and Beretta had preceded the original Shield to market by a few years with the PPS and the Nano, respectively, and Kahr had more or less created the niche back in the 1990s.
In today's episode of "I Carry, we have the new Ruger Max-9 micro-9 mm double-stack pistol carried in a DeSantis Slim-Tuk holster with a Holosun HE507K X2 red-dot sight attached.
XS Sights has come out with a new line of night sights designed for the newest Smith & Wesson M&P Shield pistol.
In today's episode of "I Carry," we take another look at the new Smith & Wesson M&P9 Shield Plus pistol in a Mission First Tactical holster with a Buck Knives Onset pocketknife.
In today's “I Carry” episode, we have a spotlight on one of the hottest segments of the concealed-carry market: Micro 9 mm double-stack pistols.
Smith & Wesson recently updated the Shield to the higher-capacity Shield Plus, and Apex Tactical is ready with the Action Enhancement Trigger & Duty/Carry Kit.