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5 Best Fighting Handguns Ever Made

What makes a handgun particularly good for personal defense? Richard Mann takes a look at the 5 best fighting handguns ever made.

Is This the Ultimate Modern Fighting Revolver?

Caleb Giddings recently built a customized Smith & Wesson 686 Plus with several excellent upgrades. The question is, Is this the ultimate Modern Fighting Revolver?

Fighting' Iron: The Fall of the Reising Submachine Gun

Sometimes, what looks like a great idea on paper turns out to be not-so-great in the field. Such was the case with the Reising Submachine Gun, chambered in .45 ACP.

How to Develop Fighting Skills

Knowing your gear is only part of the fight. The rest is, well, the fight.

Top Tactical Shotgun Trends

If there’s any one thing common to new shotguns released for 2020, it’s that there’s no one thing tying them together.

Fightin' Iron: Applegate-Fairbairn Knife

Many edged-weapon enthusiasts have heard of the Fairbairn-Sykes commando dagger, but what about the post-World War II variant that contained American-inspired improvements? Here's a look at the Applegate-Fairbairn knife.

Shooting vs. Fighting: Learn the Difference

So, you've learned how to shoot a gun and hit a target consistently? Good! Now, says Sheriff Jim, it's time to learn how to fight. What's the difference? Find out here.

Fightin' Iron: Marines at the Chosin Reservoir

Training for combat is one thing; training to fight in frigid, sub-zero weather is another. Wiley Clapp reminisces on his cold-weather training and what Marines have endured at fights like the Chosin Reservoir.

Self-Defense Against a Knife: Tips & Tactics From an Expert

If you think having a gun means you’ll definitely win in a fight against a knife-wielding assailant, think again. Here are some things to consider when planning for self-defense.

Train to Fight: Solid Defensive Habits for the Armed Citizen

Developing good habits for defense in training is vital for the armed citizen. These habits might one day save your life.

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