Colt Detective Special revolver facing left.

Customizing the Colt Detective Special

Got a gun with that has seen better days? Perhaps Grandpa’s favorite gun was obviously “well loved?” Talented gunsmiths and other artisans are out there who can give your favorite firearm a much-needed face-lift.

6 Patriotic American Flag Guns

David Workman rounds up six American flag guns to celebrate America's independence.

Is the .357 Magnum the Most Versatile Revolver Caliber of All Time?

When it comes down to it, if you're going to have only one revolver, the .357 Magnum is probably the best option.

Can You Use Wadcutter Ammunition for Personal Defense?

Can you use wadcutter ammunition for personal defense? George Harris answers this question, which may surprise you.

.380 ACP vs. .38 Special: Which is Better for Concealed Carry?

The .380 ACP and .38 Special both offer compact handgun options for defensive shooters. The question is, which is better for concealed carry?

5 Must-Have Accessories for Your Concealed Carry Revolver

These products will help you get more from your concealed-carry revolver.

Review: Super Vel .38 Special +P Ammunition

Brad Miller reviews Super Vel's .38 Special +P load, which features a 90-grain Sierra JHP bullet.

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.

First Look: Hogue Rubber Grips for Kimber K6s Revolvers

Hogue Incorporated is releasing a selection of its excellent rubber grips for Kimber’s K6s DA/SA and DAO small frame revolvers.

First Look: Galati Gear Suede Leather Pistol Rug

Galati Gear has relied on its decades of leadership in the tactical gear industry to make sure that the new Brown Suede Leather Pistol Rugs provide premium protection as well as a luxury look and feel.

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