The Necessity of Training Standards

The Necessity of Training Standards

Years ago I first became motivated to contribute to the world of firearms training after experiencing an epiphany of sorts. It was after relocating to a large metropolitan area at which time I began doing most of my shooting at public ranges. The majority of my shooting throughout my life up until that point was…

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3 NEW 2018 Pistols

3 New Pistols for Early 2018

As a first look for your general information, I want to present some summary information about three new pistols for early 2018. While there are several new firearms to be announced at the 2018 Shot Show in about three weeks, I want to give you a heads-up notice about three handguns that intrigue me. The…

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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Truck Gun

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Truck Gun

A sure way to start a roiling argument is to talk about why one gun is better than another. Every firearm has a best place, best use and best time to have it. The same holds true for truck guns. So what does make a good truck gun? Here’s a look at this article on…

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10 Things That Don't Mix With Concealed Carry

10 Things That Don’t Mix With Concealed Carry

The act of carrying a concealed pistol necessitates that the person takes on specific responsibilities he may otherwise not. One of those responsibilities is conduct. Our daily concealed carry practice demands good conduct. In order to maintain good conduct, I made a little list of 10 things that can adversely affect it. You may not…

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Training Versus Practice: Why You Need Both

Training Versus Practice: Why You Need Both

If you analyze the human pursuit of excellence in any endeavor, you will find a common trend that should be obvious: Those who are really good at any particular craft or skill spend a lot of time practicing the said craft. Another consistent theme that you will find is most top practitioners remain, above all,…

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5 Types Of Gloves Perfect For Concealed Carry

5 Types Of Gloves Perfect For Concealed Carry

You don't have to wait for cold weather to need gloves. Unfortunately, anything that comes between a gun owner and his gun is a potential liability. With bulky gloves, fingers can get caught in the trigger well or fail to properly grasp the gun while it's in its holster. That's no good. Likewise, we don't…

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Drop the Ball

Drop the Ball

No matter how excellent modern hollow point ammunition is, how wide the available selection of quality choices has become, how much readily available information about them is available online, or how easy it is to find them at low prices online and shipped directly to your door, I still encounter people who carry ball ammo.…

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6 Winter Activities Great For Concealed Carry

6 Winter Activities Great For Concealed Carry

Growing up most of my life in New England, I was forced to enjoy the long winters. As an adult, I find the best way to shake off the dark winter blues is by doing something fun outside. Whether it's going for a walk in the mountains or fishing for trout in a frozen lake,…

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selling a gun

Selling A Gun? Get Ready To Lose Money…Probably

Guns are a durable good, and like plenty of other durable goods, there is a second-hand market that you can sell your gun to should you decide it's time to move on. However, if selling your gun, prepare to lose money on it. Despite the fact that they'll last decades with care, guns tend to…

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Surviving New Years While Carrying Concealed

Surviving New Years While Carrying Concealed

Coming December 31st: The Purge IV - New Year's Eve If you've ever tuned in to see any of the Purge movies playing on TV, you're going to get a big hoot as a gun owner. The big premise is that whenever large groups of people are given free license to act however they choose,…

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Top Concealed Carry 9mm Pistols for Year-End 2017

Top Concealed Carry 9mm Pistols for Year-End 2017

Some estimate that there were at least 3,000 9mm pistol models in the U.S. concealed carry handgun market in 2017. Others estimate closer to 5,000 models. And there are about 16 million concealed carry folks in the U.S. with an opinion about which handgun is their top 9mm choice to carry. So which ones are…

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