Pie Chart

Why The Pie Chart is Junk Science

No one knows from whence it came and its conclusions are dubious, at best.

How to Grip Your Rifle

It seems that the curve of ammunition cost versus availability is finally trending in the right direction. At the time of this writing, 55-grain, 5.56 NATO, brass-cased FMJ factory loads are once again available for less than $.50 per round.

Why Trigger Jerk Is A Myth

For, well, ever, shooters have been taught to avoid “trigger jerk” when shooting, particularly handguns. There’s practically a whole industry around diagnosing and correcting this horrible imperfection in one’s shooting. But, it’s all based on a myth.

Why Lightweight Carbines Are a Game Changer

Technology and demand are driving a light-rifle trend that shows no signs of slowing down. Purpose-built, flyweight guns are a dream to carry and shoot, but the additional machining, exotic materials and manufacturing methods that can bring something like an AR rifle down to 4.5 pounds make it expensive.

Why Tactical Pens Can Be So Effective

In the hands of a competent practitioner, a tactical pen can be used to distract, deter, delay and even stop a violent physical assault. Unlike your firearm or a folding knife, it is a low-profile, personal-safety option for your toolkit that can be used to help mitigate an active threat.

5 Great Upgrades for Subcompact Pistols

The following products help to customize subcompact defensive handguns to better suit your needs.

Handgun Grip Vs. Hold: What's the Difference?

Grip and hold on the firearm are often viewed by handgun shooters as one and the same. However, seasoned defensive and competitive shooters break down handgun shooting stability into two distinctly but equally essential subcomponents: grip versus hold.

First Look: Adaptive Tactical Lightweight Tactical Grip

Adaptive Tactical, LLC, is introducing the new Lightweight Tactical Grip (LTG) for AR-15/AR-9 rifles and AR pistols.

First Look: FAB Defense Gradus-M Grip

Now FAB Defense is rolling out the Gradus-M grip as their latest addition to the Gradus line of accessories.

First Look: Firefield Rival XL Foregrip Combo

New from Firefield is the Rival XL Foregrip Combo, ideal for use any M-Lok compatible AR system.

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