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.

SureFire Fox Ears and Sonic Defenders

Duane A. Daiker — February 1, 2008

SureFire Sonic Defenders (Top) and Fox Ears (Bottom) While hearing protection might not be “carry gear” per se,… Read More

FOBUS Holsters Announces Beretta Vertec Evolution Series Holster, BRV

USCCA Editor — February 1, 2008

Beretta Vertec Evolution Series Holster, BRV FOBUS Holsters, the leader in polymer holsters with the most fits available,… Read More

Concealed Carry: What Works, What Doesn’t

USCCA Editor — January 1, 2008

Guest post by Mike Harlow. Harlow Holsters. Edging close to four decades, I have carried a concealed weapon as a… Read More

First-Light Liberator® Tactical Light

USCCA Editor — January 1, 2008

First-Light Liberator® Tactical Light, hands-enabling lighting tools for tactical professionals. SEYMOUR, ILLINOIS– The Office of the United States… Read More

Charter Arms

George Hill — January 1, 2008

Charter Arms made a small, light little snubby that became famous because of a serial killer. It wasn’t… Read More

Wilson Combat® Elite Tactical Magazine (ETM)

USCCA Editor — November 1, 2007

Numbered cartridge observation ports are located on the rear edge of each side of the tube… Wilson Combat®,… Read More