handguns

Are Percussion Revolvers and Single-Shot Muzzleloaders Obsolete?

It’s known that firearms can serve for a long time after they’re no longer cutting edge. Flintlocks held on long into the percussion era. During the American Civil War, plenty of cavalry units, especially local militias, turned up with single-shot pistols despite Colt’s revolvers having been on the market for a while by then.

Review: Ruger Max-9 Pistol

In case you just emerged from hibernation or beamed down from another planet, allow me to be the first to inform you concealed-carry pistols are hot. So hot, they dominate sales across the firearm industry, as millions of long-time gun owners compete with seven or eight million new gun owners trying to get their hands on these pistols.

Why You Should Carry a Handgun Every Day

Sheriff Jim Wilson explains why carrying a handgun for personal defense is important to do on a daily, all-the-time basis.

The Best Personal Defense Strategies for Civil Unrest

With greater uncertainty and more chaos, keeping your wits about you and your head on a swivel has never been more important.

Authorities Issue Multiple Warnings on Concealed Carry Text Message Scam

Law enforcement officials are warning recipients of text messages that claim their concealed carry permit is ready for pickup or that provides a URL for renewal—or any variation of the CCW theme—should delete the message immediately and not click on provided links.

3 Must-Have Skills for Winning a Fight

In order to successfully defend yourself from a physical assault, you need to have a solid foundation that combines the mind, body and senses. Steve Tarani explains the 3 must-have skills for winning a fight.

How to Prepare Your Rifle for Home Defense

It’s a cliché for a reason: take care of your rifle and it will take care of you. Here's how to prepare your rifle for home defense situations.

Why You Should Buy Your Ammo in Bulk

While the conventional wisdom is always “buy it cheap and stack it deep” when it comes to ammo, recent events show that’s not always possible.

Henry Issues Safety Warning and Recall Notice of Henry Single-Shot Rifles & Shotguns

Henry Repeating Arms recently issue a recall of all H015-series single shot rifles and single shot shotguns manufactured prior to July 1, 2020.

Rifle Accuracy for Home Defense

Don’t stress too much over your rifle’s accuracy when it comes to home defense. Keep things simple.

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