1» CED PROFESSIONAL RANGE BAG
This roomy, robust bag is secured with a U-shaped central zipper with lockable heads. It is designed for up to four pistols and includes a brass bag, removable gun pouch, chrome hardware, shoulder strap and ID tag holder. Get yours at cedhk.com.
2» DISSE ANY-DAY BELT
Shown here in a “pointed diamond” configuration, the Amerihide Any-Day Belt is available with either a square (pictured) or roller buckle. Disse offers American-made gunbelts of extremely high quality at extremely competitive prices. Check out the entire line at dissegear.com.
3» COLD STEEL SURVIVAL EDGE
This knife’s hollow handle contains a generous survival kit and the cryo-quenched German stainless blade holds an edge well. It securely snaps into a polymer sheath, right next to the included firesteel. Perfect for the young woman or man learning the basics of disaster mitigation, find it at coldsteel.com.
4» PRO-SHOT UNIVERSAL CLEANING KIT
This American-made kit includes all you need for cleaning firearms, from .22-caliber all the way up to 12-gauge. Rods, brushes, patches, lubricants and a very solid pouch in which to carry it all make for an excellent all-around product. See it and the rest of the Pro-Shot gear at proshotproducts.com.
5» FUERTE CASE
If you’re looking for a premium, custom case for any of your firearms, you need to get hold of Fuerte. They specialize in custom-cut foam padding for transport of guns, cameras, you name it, and their TSA-approved lockable cases are some of the finest around. Head to fuertecases.com to design your own.
MSRP: $186 and up
6» WHEELER HANDGUN SIGHT TOOL
This armorer’s handgun sight tool from Wheeler Engineering allows you to remove, install and change front and rear dovetail sights at home. A large sight adjustment wheel makes minor adjustments simple, and it is designed to function with all the most common slide styles. Get yours at wheelerengineering.com.
1» ASP FUSION BATON
The Fusion combines two less-lethal options: a bright, USB-chargeable flashlight and a 16-inch steel expandable baton. Built to the exacting standards of law enforcement officers around the world, it ships with car and wall chargers; find it at asp-usa.com.
2» ELITE TACTICAL SYSTEMS GLOCK MAGAZINES
These American-made aftermarket 9mm Glock magazines are compatible with the 17, 19 and 26. They’re corrosion-resistant, extremely durable, non-temperature-sensitive and UV-resistant. They’re also available in .40 S&W and can be had in 10-, 15-, 17-, 22- and 31-round models at etsgroup.us.
MSRP: $16.99 – $21.99
3» EELSNOT TACTICAL LUBRICANT
This environmentally-friendly hydrophobic gun lube creates a very light, very slick film on steel, aluminum, wood and plastic. It will not smoke or congeal when exposed to high temperatures and is available at eelsnot.com.
4» SABRE DECON PEPPER SPRAY SKIN CLEANSER
If you’re forced to deploy OC, you will receive a taste of it as well. Sabre’s Decon Cleanser reduces decontamination time, prevents additional penetration of the agent into skin pores and limits reactivation. Learn how and where to get yours at sabrered.com.
5» MAGPUL G17 MAGAZINES
Not only are the magazines extremely rugged and reliable, Magpul’s made their disassembly extremely easy: There’s no pinching and no neeed for anything but a pen or rifle round. Just poke the retention pin and slide the baseplate off. Check out the rest of the spec sheet at magpul.com.
6» WILDERNESS TITANIUM BUCKLE INSTRUCTOR BELT
Wilderness’ Original Instructor Belt is now available in a far lighter titanium-buckle version. The buckle is cast from aerospace-grade Ti6Al-4V alloy and is almost 50 percent lighter than the Original Instructor Belt’s buckle. Head to thewilderness.com for sizing information.