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.


George Hill — January 1, 2005

The CZ 75 and the P-01 are made in the Czech Republic by Ceska Zbrojovka and imported into… Read More

SureFire® Lighting Solutions

Duane A. Daiker — January 1, 2005

Two low priced SureFire lights: the 6P and G2 Nitrolon. Photography by Teresa Daiker. If you are carrying… Read More

KEL-TEC P3AT: Product Update

George Hill — January 1, 2005

While I mentioned it in passing, as something of interest for those that had the Kel-Tec P3AT, I… Read More

Magnum Research: Baby Eagle Compact Polymer & Semi-Compact Polymer

George Hill — November 1, 2004

Magnum Research is a company that almost everyone knows. At least everyone knows of their flagship product, the… Read More

High Noon Holsters®: Closing Argument

Tim Schmidt — November 1, 2004

(Left) High Noon Holster - Closing Argument. Note the slide serration imprint on the upper tab. (Center) Closing… Read More

The Sexy Snubby

Tony Walker — November 1, 2004

Hollywood has always considered snubbies to have a ‘sexy’ image, and we could all name a whole galaxy… Read More