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.

An S.O.B. For Me!
Tony Walker — January 1, 2006

Unlike most holsters, the S.O.B. carries the gun in an almost horizontal position, with the gun’s butt pointing… Read More

Blackhawk Night-Ops Gladius
Duane A. Daiker — January 1, 2006

M.S.R.P. for the Gladius is $250, and discounts are hard to find. Everyone needs a compact, high quality… Read More

Loaded Chamber Indicator
Tim Schmidt — January 1, 2006

Left: Tim’s favorite 1911 with the JPFO “Loaded Chamber Indicator” installed. The LCI is in the “round chambered”… Read More

The Big Training Secret That Should Not Be a Secret
Michael Tan — November 1, 2005

What if I told you that you could buy a lifetime ticket to ringside seats at an intense… Read More

More Than Just A Way To Keep Your Pants Up
Jason — November 1, 2005

There are several characteristics of a good gun belt, of which I was ignorant. First, the gun belt… Read More

Taurus Titanium 605
George Hill — November 1, 2005

Taurus has the reputation of being second fiddle to S&W when it comes to revolvers, and in the… Read More

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