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Concealed Carry

NRA Sues the State of California

NRA Sues the State of California!

California is not known to gun lovers as a friendly state. Some might call it openly hostile to those who believe in the Second Amendment. But the state affiliate chapter of the NRA has made a bold move and filed a lawsuit against the state in an attempt to fully restore the freedoms afforded by…

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Concealed Handguns vs. Hand Weapons

Concealed Handguns vs. Hand Weapons

It’s easy to get overly focused on handguns when you CCW. I think a great deal of this comes from the process of getting a firearm, learning to shoot, getting the permit, and learning the applicable laws for interstate travel. It’s fairly involved and detailed oriented and thus becomes central to our thinking. In reality…

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Revisiting the Role of Revolvers

Revisiting the Role of Revolvers

It’s an interesting time in the firearms industry, particularly around the subject of CCW and pocket pistols. This year’s SHOT show saw a host of weapons intended for those roles, and brought to light—at least for me—an interesting debate in the CCW community: what role do revolvers play in concealed carry and self defense with…

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Discreet Carry Tactics for Mag Holsters and Spare Ammunition

Discreet Carry Tactics for Mag Holsters and Spare Ammunition

At the end of the day, the topic of carrying spare ammunition boils down to a personal decision based on risk assessment and self-defense. The main concerns of those who choose to carry spare ammunition are optimal discretion, easy access, and draw speed. Considering the increasing accessibility of ammunition, with certain limitations on ammo sales…

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surplus handguns

5 Great Surplus Handguns For Defense

One of the best ways to get a great gun for not a lot of money is to look into surplus guns. Usually they're used pistols from the armed forces of either our country or someone else's. Granted, that usually means a bit of wear and tear, but guns can be kept in working order…

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The Future of the Firearms Business

The Future of the Firearms Business

While I was unable to attend, all reports indicate that the 39th annual SHOT Show was a resounding success. Attendance numbers were through the roof, and there were more than the usual number of innovative new firearms and accessories. The folks behind the event are justifiably pleased, and hail SHOT’s success as a portent of…

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Training at Home: DIY Gear to Give You the Edge

Training at Home: DIY Gear to Give You the Edge

Let’s get this out of the way: few if any of us train as much as we should. I know I don’t—while I frequently hit the range for some casual shooting I’m not running handgun drills, practicing tactical movement, or drilling transitions between weapons or from to hand to hand as much as I should.…

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Heckler & Koch P30L V1 9MM [FIREARM REVIEW]

Heckler & Koch P30 V1 9MM [FIREARM REVIEW]

Heckler & Koch (HK) has provided well-made firearms systems for law enforcement, the military, and civilians for well over 50 years. HK is probably best known for its MP5 submachine gun, its tactical rifles, its Universal Self-Loading Pistol or USP, and the recent VP Series pistols. HK’s creativity has been shown in its use of…

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Open Carry Revisited

Open Carry Revisited

The worlds of firearms, concealed carry, and self defense are all constantly evolving. For me, that’s part of the fun of this job—I’m constantly learning new things and engaging with new ideas. 2017 has been especially interesting—a lot’s changed. The political situation in the US has shifted dramatically, the nature of the threats we face…

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A Guide to Understanding Crime Statistics

A Guide to Understanding Crime Statistics

Let’s get it out of the way: figures never lie, but liars always figure. And while accurate statistics can tell us a lot about the subject under discussion, it’s very easy to misinterpret them, and even easier for an ill-intentioned person to misrepresent them. So with that in mind, how can those of us in…

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