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Holsters Past and Present

Appendix carry, pocket holsters, shoulder rigs, there is really nothing new under the sun.

What to Look for in a Holster

Sheriff Jim offers some tips on things to look for - and avoid - when buying a concealed-carry holster.

Dry-Fire Practice: Tips From an Old Hand

Growing up, Bart Skelton watched his dad, Skeeter Skelton, dry-firing guns on a regular basis to build his shooting skills. Here are a few things he's learned over the years.

Lee Jurras & The Development of Personal-Defense Ammo

Personal-defense ammo development owes a great deal to Lee Jurras of Super Vel Cartridge Company.

Elmer Keith & The Golden Years of Gun-Writing

Today's firearm publications are full of articles that are quite different from those written in the "Golden Age" of gun-writing. Sheriff Jim pays homage to these old firearm-industry giants.

Review: Ruger GP100 .44 Special Revolver

Pairing Ruger’s popular medium-frame GP100 revolver in the .44 Special chambering from yesteryear is sure to attract attention from consumers.

Front-Sight Focus: An Essential Aspect of Defensive Shooting

Some defensive-shooting techniques eschew the traditional front-sight focus, saying it slows down a defensive shooter. According to Sheriff Jim, this strategy couldn't be more wrong.

Custom Handgun Grips: Finding the Right Fit & Feel

Does your factory handgun grip feel right to you? If not, there's a world of custom grips and other options on the market that will help you find the right fit.

Lee Jurras: The Father of Modern Personal-Defense Ammo

Personal-defense ammo development owes a great deal to Lee Jurras of Super Vel Cartridge Company.

New Revolvers for 2017

After the political fight of 2016, the new gun rollout of 2017 included seven new revolvers designed for a wide range of uses. See them all here.

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