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Guns & Gear

Read no-holds-barred reviews of both personal- and home-defense firearms and stay up-to-date on the latest concealed carry gear offerings on the market. Discover everything you need to know to select the best, tried-and-true self-defense gear — from holsters, knives and ammunition to flashlights, first-aid kits and alternate weapons.

Red Dot Reflex Sight Comparison

Scott W. Wagner —April 9, 2021

There can be no doubt that red dot reflex pistol sights are the most popular sighting system since a brass… Read More

221B Tradecraft EDC Armored Tactical Jacket

Scott W. Wagner —April 2, 2021

According to its website, 221B Tactical is a new company with a mission to provide innovative, top-of-the-line tactical gear of… Read More

Gear We Love — February/March 2021

USCCA Editor —April 1, 2021

Mean Gene Hot Tamale: Cold, Hard Cash Mean Gene Hot Tamale This American-made leather coin purse can, if… Read More

PepperBall Compact Single-Shot Launcher

Scott W. Wagner —March 26, 2021

When less-than-lethal force may resolve a situation, it’s good to have options. And PepperBall launchers large and small can be… Read More

Changing Seasons … Changing Guns?

Beth Alcazar —March 23, 2021

Well, it’s definitely March in Alabama. We have had the heat on in the chilly mornings and then blasted the… Read More

Firearms Maintenance: It’s Spring Time!

Scott W. Wagner —March 19, 2021

Those new to shooting may have a lot of questions about firearms maintenance — one of those… Read More

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