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Spouse Worries About Appendix Carry With Round In The Chamber

Spouse Worries About Appendix Carry With Round In The Chamber

Dear USA Carry, Recently, I decided to start carrying a concealed handgun. I took a course, occasionally shoot at the range, and carry concealed every day. I tried a bunch of different carry techniques but found that carrying appendix was the most comfortable for moving around and driving in my car.  My wife thought I didn't…

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Magazine Storage - Myths, Facts, and Commentary

Magazine Storage – Myths, Facts, and Commentary

There’s a little trick I’ve learned in my career as a gun writer: when in doubt, kick over a hornet’s nest--at a minimum, you’ll get an article that will start some conversation. Having flipped through a few online forums whilst doing the research for this piece, it’s pretty clear that magazine storage is one such…

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Is It Safe to Carry with a Round in the Chamber?

Is It Safe to Carry with a Round in the Chamber?

By Brandon – Republished with Permission from Concealed Nation. The most common question that we receive from people who are new to concealed carry is this: Should I carry with a round in the chamber? We know that this question is asked mainly due to the uncertainty people have with the safety aspects of this.…

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Should You Carry with a Round in the Chamber? [Part 2]

Should You Carry with a Round in the Chamber? [Part 2]

By Brandon – Republished with Permission from Concealed Nation. If you’ve ever asked yourself the question that’s in the title of this article, you’re going to want to give this a good solid read. Quite a while ago, we posted a short and to-the-point article about carrying one in the chamber. We have decided to…

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How a Marine Stopped This Kidnapping

How a Marine Stopped This Kidnapping

I have a two year old daughter so when I hear about a child getting kidnapped it always hits close to home. And, unfortunately, you can’t turn on the news these days without hearing about a horrible kidnapping story somewhere in the U.S. or around the world. Thankfully, the story I want to share with…

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Why You Need to Learn to Move With a Loaded Firearm

Why You Need to Learn to Move With a Loaded Firearm

Years ago when I was working for a certain federal agency, I was instructing on the firing line with my friend Evan Marshall (the shooter and author, not the mandolinist). During a lull in shooting, the agents were asked to unload and show clear, which brought a chuckle from Evan. Knowing that Evan often has…

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No Such Thing As An Unloaded Firearm, Ever.

No Such Thing As An Unloaded Firearm, Ever.

I can hear them now; ‘what do you mean all guns are loaded all the time?!’ ‘That’s stupid!’ ‘I have guns at home right now that are not loaded’! ‘Hell, I was at the gun store the other day, none of them guns behind the counter and on the wall rack were loaded’! I say,…

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