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 Is Hollow-Point Ammo?

USCCA — November 2, 2019

Ammunition terminology can be daunting for new shooters. One term that you’re likely to come across… Read More

Wheelguns for Concealed Carry

John Caile — November 1, 2019

In a brief article like this one, I could not possibly cover every make, model and caliber of revolver on… Read More

Lucas Oil Firearms Products

Scott W. Wagner — October 31, 2019

The Lucas Oil Products name has been associated with just about every aspect of motorized racing for many years. Their… Read More

Gun Review of Tisas BR9 and Comparison to Original Hi-Power

Bob Campbell — October 30, 2019

Hi-Power may not be as well-known a term as 1911, but it is in no way generic. Fabrique Nationale (FN)… Read More

First Look at the Taurus G3

Kevin Michalowski — October 28, 2019

With this new Taurus pistol, you get one extra G! You know how I praised the… Read More

SIG Sauer .300 BLK MCX Rattler PCB Pistol

Scott W. Wagner — October 24, 2019

There is no doubt that the new wave of semi-automatic pistols — based on rifle designs that make use of… Read More