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.

Training for the Type 3 Malfunction

If you have never trained to clear a Type 3 Malfunction, you should. Once you do, you’ll realize that most… Read More >

Falco Holster a Snap to Use

The CZ 2075 sub-compact pistol fits my hand better than most guns out there. And you know what I mean… Read More >

Moya Tactical Concealed Carry Shirts

Spring has finally arrived in Ohio, and the weather is changing for the better. I’ve gotten my first grass cutting… Read More >

Urban Moxy

I met Krista Davis a few years ago in Ohio at the REALIZE Firearms Awareness Coalition’s Concealed Carry Fashion Show. Read More >

Streamlight ProTac HL-X USB Dual-Fuel Tactical Flashlight

In case you were wondering, I keep writing about Streamlight because they keep coming up with creative, industry-leading lighting products. Read More >

Clever Girl Fixed Blade by CRKT

When it comes to folding knives versus fixed-bladed knives, fixed blades generally are stronger and more durable and provide better… Read More >

Let’s Talk About Revolvers

The vast majority of handguns sold these days are auto-loading pistols. And according to our Concealed Carry Magazine readership survey… Read More >

5 Reasons to Carry This 5-Round Gun

Smith & Wesson’s M&P 340 CT is a five-shot snub-nosed revolver. It is chambered in both .357 Magnum and .38… Read More >

Wild Bill’s Concealment Speed Loader Carrier

If you are a revolver fan like I am, sometimes you can feel a bit left out when it comes… Read More >

Survival Supplies To-Go (Because You Just Never Know)

No matter what environment I am in, I usually carry a small, basic survival kit that fits in a shoulder… Read More >

Urban Carry Heavy-Duty Gun Belt

I just returned from the 2018 USCCA Expo, which (I have to confess) was my very first one. I traveled… Read More >

Your Research Is Just as Important as Mine

I recently replied to a comment on a social media site, and that got me to thinking. While I try… Read More >

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