Guns & Gear

Read no-holds-barred reviews of both personal and home defense firearms and stay up-to-date on the latest concealed carry 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.

The SIG Sauer P365 Nitron Micro-Compact: An All-Day, High-Capacity 9mm Carry Gun

It took a little while to get the new SIG Sauer P365 because it was the talk of this year’s… Read More >

Leather or Kydex on Your Hip?

At a shooting school recently, where I was required to use an OWB holster, I racked the slide during a… Read More >

Gun Cleaning … Is for Husbands?

I am somewhat of a neat freak, and I find myself managing moments of obsessive compulsive behavior by cleaning and… Read More >

Check out the Revo System

It’s not too often that a company designs a totally different holster, but Urban Carry has come up with something… Read More >

The Kershaw Method 1170 Knife: a 21st Century Gentleman’s Tactical Blade

Back when there were far more true gentlemen, men carried certain everyday items that were germane to their style and… Read More >

What About These Derringers?

I am still completely confused by my sudden and uncontrolled leap into the world of the two-shot, single-action derringer. Without… Read More >

Enough With the Muffs, Already

Modern hearing protection does more than protect your ears from the loud report of gunfire. It also has the ability… Read More >

The Riddle of Steel: Knife Steel from a Different Perspective

The knife industry seems to have blossomed into something of a monster over the last decade. With a glut of… Read More >

Good Ammo Is Not Hard to Find

Reviewing ammunition is difficult because so many variables affect performance. Of course, the manufacturing quality of the ammunition itself is… Read More >

Benelli Nova H20 12-Gauge Tactical Pump Shotgun

Even though new models of shotguns continue to be released, several factors have put the tactical shotgun in a less… Read More >

The Great Caliber Debate

Who among us has not engaged in the great caliber debate? I can tell from my desk almost no one… Read More >

Gear We Love — February/March 2018

{1} 2A EDC Tray MSRP: $25-$40 This Kydex tray is a perfect landing pad for your keys, magazines, flashlights and… Read More >

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