Smith & Wesson Shield Plus In 30 Super Carry

Review: Smith & Wesson Shield Plus In 30 Super Carry

Before we dive headfirst into the morass that is the 30 Super Carry debate, let’s start with something (slightly) less controversial: Smith & Wesson’s Shield Plus is a supremely good pistol. Building on the success of the standard Shield and updated M2.0 versions, the Shield Plus kept critical dimensions similar to allow most gear designed for the Shield to work for the Shield Plus.

I Carry: Smith & Wesson Model 638 Revolver in a Galco Holster

In today's episode of "I Carry," we have a Smith & Wesson Model 638 J-frame revolver carried in a Galco Front Pocket Horsehide holster along with a Nebo Inspector 500+ flashlight.

Colonel Rex Applegate

For me, one of the many bonuses of this gunwriter business has been the opportunity to meet and become friends with a number of the firearm enthusiasts of an earlier generation; legendary figures such as Frank Hamer Jr., Bill Jordan, Bill Toney, Col Walter Walsh and the subject of this column: COL Rex Applegate.

First Look: 1791 Gunleather Holsters for S&W CSX Pistols

New holsters for the nifty little pistol from Smith & Wesson.

The Gear Dilemma

Bill Jordan positively influenced product design, but the gear you adopt is no substitute for training.

I Carry: Smith & Wesson Shield Plus Pistol in 30 Super Carry in a Dark Star Gear Holster

In today's episode of "I Carry," we have a Smith & Wesson Shield Plus pistol in 30 Super Carry carried in a Dark Star Gear Hitchhiker holster along with a Giantmouse ACE Corta pocketknife.

The Revolver Renaissance

Don’t call it a comeback. Revolvers remain an extremely popular and effective choice for self-defense, and manufacturers, trainers and consumers are reacting to that fact.

New Handguns for 2022

Defensive pistols continue to drive the handgun market, but there's also a lot of interest in new rimfire guns as well as large-format handguns.

New Rifles for 2022

Check out what's new in rifles in 2022, from lever guns to precision rifles to the latest and greatest AR-15s.

New Concealed Carry Handguns for 2022

The red-hot demand for tactical guns is cooling slightly now. That’s actually good news for consumers, as it creates a buyer’s market fostering innovation and keeping prices in check.

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