The recent run on ARs and AKs has forced a needed re-appreciation of the FAL, “Freedom’s Right Arm” and one of the great MSR designs. Patrick Sweeney reviews the DS Arms FAL Custom Para & SA58 Improved Battle Carbine.
Comfort is a big part of daily carry, and it should be. If packing your favorite handgun feels like you are smuggling a shoebox (or an angry hedgehog), then you will squirm, shift and give away the fact that you are carrying. Hot weather makes it even worse, as light clothing offers less in the way of concealment. When EDC becomes too much of a hassle, some just leave it at home.