Guns & Gear
Read no-holds-barred reviews of both personal and home defense firearms and stay up-to-date on the latest concealed carry 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.
Bob Campbell — March 6, 2019
Ruger needed a 9mm to compete in the sub-$300 range. The company cut a few corners on the LC9s and came up with the EC9s, which retails for less than $245.
Kevin Michalowski — March 4, 2019
Into the Fray, Episode 260: Never Be Satisfied With an Uncomfortable Holster – Never be satisfied with a holster that is just not "right." If you are going to carry a gun every day, your gun and holster combination needs to be as comfortable as you can make it.
Scott W. Wagner — March 3, 2019
Remember the old adage: “Location, location, location.” Where you live will determine which type of home-defense gun and caliber is apt to work best.
Kat Ainsworth — March 2, 2019
Gun safes are for everyone. A quality gun safe keeps your firearms secure from thieves, protects them from fire and keeps them out of unauthorized hands.
Scott W. Wagner — February 28, 2019
The Life Jacket Security Case is brilliantly simple, providing portable, keyed storage for handguns, pump or semi-automatic shotguns, or AR-15s.
Beth Alcazar — February 26, 2019
The PepperBall LifeLite is one innovative and effective solution for self-defense (especially when lethal force is not warranted or permissible).