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Whatever Happened To .32 Caliber

Whatever Happened To .32 Caliber?

Years ago, there were a good number of firearms chambered for one of the .32 caliber rounds but they have all but died out. In some cases, with good reason; some of the .32 rounds weren't good for much more than rabbits and such. Others were more potent, and were (and still are) viable defensive…

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Roles for Different Calibers

Roles for Different Calibers: Some Thoughts on Diversity

Let's start by focusing the discussion: this article is going to address the roles of different calibers for concealed carry handguns and for every day carry. The worlds of competition shooting and long weapons are fascinating and worth delving into, but I just don't have the space here. I've joked about the Caliber Wars in the past, but…

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6 Signs You're Using The Wrong CCW Handgun

6 Signs You’re Using The Wrong CCW Handgun

When I first became a concealed carrier, I did not have to do any shopping. My father gave me his .22 handgun when I finished school and moved into my own place, which needless to say, was not in the nicest neighborhood. He and I went to the shooting range every weekend so that I…

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The Best Handgun Caliber for Your Concealed Carry Weapon?

The Best Handgun Caliber for Your Concealed Carry Weapon?

The age-old question that most of us shooters face is what is the best caliber handgun to carry concealed for self-defense purposes. As you would imagine, there are as many opinions about this as orifices in our teeth and many "experts" disagree on a specific caliber answer. The question itself and the answer are controversial.…

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POTUS 45 - The Only Caliber That Concerns Me

POTUS 45 – The Only Caliber That Concerns Me

On July 4th, 1776, the representatives of the thirteen United Colonies served notice and declared those states were free and absolved from all allegiance to the British Crown and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain was totally dissolved. OnSeptember 17, 1787, thirty-nine of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention,…

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