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.

Threat Solutions UCR Holster

The holster shown is Dave’s first UCR for the Ruger SP-101. I have tried a lot of inside-the-waistband (IWB)… Read More >

SureFire Alpha Knife

Everything about this knife is large. SureFire, well known for high quality illumination tools, has entered the knife business… Read More >

Sigarms® SigTac® Concealed Carry Jacket

1. The Sigarms SigTac concealed carry jacket is “built tough,” yet very good looking. 2. Tim shows off the… Read More >

An S.O.B. For Me!

Unlike most holsters, the S.O.B. carries the gun in an almost horizontal position, with the gun’s butt pointing upward. Read More >

Blackhawk Night-Ops Gladius

M.S.R.P. for the Gladius is $250, and discounts are hard to find. Everyone needs a compact, high quality flashlight. Read More >

Loaded Chamber Indicator

Left: Tim’s favorite 1911 with the JPFO “Loaded Chamber Indicator” installed. The LCI is in the “round chambered” position. Read More >

The Big Training Secret That Should Not Be a Secret

What if I told you that you could buy a lifetime ticket to ringside seats at an intense handgun… Read More >

More Than Just A Way To Keep Your Pants Up

There are several characteristics of a good gun belt, of which I was ignorant. First, the gun belt must… Read More >

Taurus Titanium 605

Taurus has the reputation of being second fiddle to S&W when it comes to revolvers, and in the past,… Read More >

JS Concealment Holsters

The first weapon I wore routinely, at first without the overlord permission, due to the residence in a barbarian… Read More >

Galco® Gunleather Product Review

(Left) Ultra Deep Cover, (Center) Sky Ops and (Right) Hidden Agenda. Some people are more than happy to eat… Read More >

Is It Safe to Carry a Knife Around Your Neck? – USCCA

The Magnum folder is larger when deployed than the Murray Carter Muteki is but may be more concealable for… Read More >

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