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.

What to Expect When Shooting a Shotgun for the First Time
Tom McHale — March 27, 2019

If you’ve never fired a shotgun before, you’re in for a treat. Shotguns might just be the most versatile type… Read More

100th Birthday Bash: Mossberg’s MC1sc
Ed Combs — March 27, 2019

Mossberg is one of the older names in American firearms, specifically in the arena of affordable American firearms. While other… Read More

What to Expect When Shooting a Revolver for the First Time
Tom McHale — March 26, 2019

If we want to get nitty-gritty with terminology, a revolver has chambers that are not integrated with the barrel itself. Read More

Simple Steps to Cleaning Your Glock
Kat Ainsworth — March 24, 2019

There is a reason for the exceptionally high sales of Glocks. They’re reliable, accurate and comfortable for many to grip. Read More

Going PRO! You Can Win Charter’s New Revolver
Kevin Michalowski — March 21, 2019

Last week, we here at the USCCA announced that we were giving away a new gun. The winner of that… Read More

The Streamlight Protac 90 Right-Angle EDC Flashlight
Scott W. Wagner — March 21, 2019

As a kid who loved WWII movies, I became totally enamored with the G.I. angle-head flashlight. I remember it being… Read More

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