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.

Hogue Exotic Hardwood Grips

Hogue Pau Ferro Compact Grips Wood grips are traditional, look great, and are very functional. Don’t get me wrong,… Read More >

Boker Subcom F

The Subcom falls into the category of a “go anywhere” utility knife that is not tactical, but is very… Read More >

SureFire Fox Ears and Sonic Defenders

SureFire Sonic Defenders (Top) and Fox Ears (Bottom) While hearing protection might not be “carry gear” per se, it’s… Read More >

FOBUS Holsters Announces Beretta Vertec Evolution Series Holster, BRV

Beretta Vertec Evolution Series Holster, BRV FOBUS Holsters, the leader in polymer holsters with the most fits available, is… Read More >

Concealed Carry: What Works, What Doesn’t

Guest post by Mike Harlow. Harlow Holsters. Edging close to four decades, I have carried a concealed weapon as a… Read More >

First-Light Liberator® Tactical Light

First-Light Liberator® Tactical Light, hands-enabling lighting tools for tactical professionals. SEYMOUR, ILLINOIS– The Office of the United States Border… Read More >

Charter Arms

Charter Arms made a small, light little snubby that became famous because of a serial killer. It wasn’t long… Read More >

Wilson Combat® Elite Tactical Magazine (ETM)

Numbered cartridge observation ports are located on the rear edge of each side of the tube… Wilson Combat®, developer… Read More >

KaBar TDI Knife

KaBar TDI Knife (bottom) and TDI Training Knife (top). The KaBar TDI Knife is a special purpose knife, designed… Read More >

DeSantis Scabbard Holsters and Second-Six Speedloader Carrier

DeSantis Speed Scabbard. In this column I have covered a wide variety of leather shops that make custom order… Read More >

Smith & Wesson SW1911Sc

S&W has made another classic. While the 1911Sc model is no longer available, it lives on under the name… Read More >

New LED Lights From SureFire (L1 Lumamax, E1L and E2L)

New LED Technology from SureFire: L1 Lumamax, E1L Outdoorsman, and E2L Outdoorsman. SureFire has upgraded some of its line… Read More >

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