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.

Gear We Love — October 2019

USCCA Editor — October 23, 2019

Grashorn Gunworks Elk Grips Grashorn Gunworks Elk Grips One of the great advantages of most revolvers and the… Read More

CCW Breakaways: Deep Concealment, Quick Access, Great Comfort

Scott W. Wagner — October 17, 2019

I am always on the lookout for concealed carry holsters or systems that allow the user to carry deep yet… Read More

Glock FAQs

Scott W. Wagner — October 10, 2019

I purchased my first Glock pistol — a 9mm Glock 19 (or “G19,” to use Glock’s official terminology) — around… Read More

Ear Protection Done Right

Kevin Michalowski — October 7, 2019

Are you using your ear protection properly? You might be surprised by what I recently learned. This episode brings you… Read More

Crimson Trace LG-903 Green Master Series Rosewood Lasergrips

Scott W. Wagner — October 3, 2019

My Remington R1 Executive Ultralight 1911 is about as good as it gets in terms of a compact, lightweight and… Read More

Raw Dog Is Ready to Work

Kevin Michalowski — September 30, 2019

Every once in a while, you get to see new additions to an already good holster design. (In this case,… Read More