Self Defense

5 Standout Concealed Carry Revolvers For Personal Defense

Semi-automatic pistols have ruled the roost when it comes to self-defense guns in recent years, but concealed carry revolvers still hold their own …

Guns

The Best Video Game Handguns

If you’ve played video games, you’ve encountered a handgun. In the right game, a handgun can be an object of menace or empowerment. But video games …

Red Dead Redemption

What You Should Know About .22 Rimfire

<i>This article was first published in Sept. 2010. The author is former NRA Publications Technical Editor. <br>Images copyright American Rifleman</i><p>In the …

NRA

Battle Belt 101: Selection and setup (w/Video)

Technically, I suppose the first time I ever wore a “battle belt” was around 1982 at Ft. Benning.The GI-issue pistol belt and suspenders combo — …

Knives

A Call for Self-Defense in the Face of White Supremacy

<i>"Of the many inhuman outrages of this present year, the only case where the proposed lynching did not occur, was where the men armed themselves in</i> …

Racism

Success! AR-trigger fitted to the B&T APC

With <b>B&T Firearms</b> now available in the US there is more and more activity in various groups on social media. Before there were only really a few …

tactical

Start Shooting Better: Dot Torture Drill

We’re kicking off another new series this week: <i>Start Shooting Better</i>. We’ll be outlining a variety of shooting drills and tests to help you improve …

I Learned How To Defend Myself From Potential Attackers & You Can Too

Nobody should ever make you feel unsafe — especially random dudes on the streets. Learn these self-defense moves and feel confident that you can stop …

Celebrity Gossip

40k Rules Conundrum: The Ancient Salamanders

Lets talk about the rules debate behind the Salamanders’ secret weapon, the Ancient.Last week I talked about why the <b>Salamanders are the best of the</b> …

RPGs

The ZfG38 Training Machine Gun

This article originally appeared on Forgotten Weapons. It appears here in its entirety with their full knowledge and permission. Why? It’s a shady …

Gear We Love — July 2017

{1} Adco Super Thumb<b>MSRP: $10.95</b>Regardless of age or strength, no one’s thumb is tougher than a 1,000-round pistol course. Just the right angles and …

Concealed Carry

Concealed Carry: Is The .380 ACP Enough For Self-Defense?

Pistols chambered for .380 ACP have grown in popularity due to their compact size and concealability. But does the round bring enough to the table to …

Guns

Solving Cross-Eye Dominance in Rifle Shooting

Every so often an old myth about the relationship between cross-eye dominance and rifle shooting pops up. Its premise is that if your weak-side eye …

NRA

3 Things Gun Students Do (That Drive Instructors Nuts)

We are blessed in this day and time with a large number of very qualified defensive schools and instructors. More and more people are realizing the …

NRA

Is The 9mm Luger The Best All-Around Defensive Cartridge?

By Robert Campbell, Gun Digest<p><b>Why is the 9mm America’s most popular handgun caliber?</b><p>The 9mm’s popularity has sky rocketed, offering shooters a …

10 gun training essentials

Take the material seriously, but enjoy yourself. <i>(Photo by Kay T)</i>I recently returned from a four-day rifle training course out at Front Sight in …

Mossberg Shockwave: Short-Barreled Fun Without the NFA Hassle

Short-barreled shotguns look serious and intimidating. They’re handy in tight spaces and pack a punch well above their weight class in most cases. …

Guns

First Time At the Shooting Range: What to Expect

Get some inside tips that will help tame your anxiety and ensure your first trip to the range is a fun and safe experience.<p>Everyone is nervous about …

Guns

Getting Off The X

When an assailant armed with a contact weapon like a bat, a crowbar or a knife charges you, you might think that drawing your concealed handgun is …

Lee Jurras: The Father of Modern Personal-Defense Ammo

As I write this, it has only been just a few days since I was notified of the passing of Lee Jurras. Now, it may be that many of today’s defensive …

NRA

Reloading Science: Finding the Right Load for Suppressed Pistols

<i>By Preston Bankson,<br>Take a look at the reloading experiments and science behind finding the right load for suppressed pistols in 9mm and .45 ACP.</i><p><b>USA …

Review: Walther Creed

Walther is one of those companies that seems to alternate between hibernation and hyperactivity when it comes to designing firearms. The number of …

Sponge rounds, rubber bullets, and tear gas — how Israel’s non-lethal munitions can kill

It was the middle of a cold October night in 2015 when an Israeli army jeep came driving through Aida refugee camp blaring a message through its …

B'Tselem

Skills Check: Shooting From a Table

Practicing from the holster is most efficient, but not always allowed on certain ranges. Here’s a drill that starts with a gun on a table, pointed …

NRA

A retired Marine and elite fighter pilot breaks down the OODA Loop, the military decision-making process that guides 'every single thing' in life

<b>• The "OODA Loop" is a decision-making process originally developed by the military.</b><p><b>• Elite fighter pilot and retired Top Gun instructor David Berke says the loop can be used for any decision.</b><p><b>• It consists of four stages that repeatedly feed into each other: observe, orient, decide, and …

Military

40K: Grey Knight Relics Ranked

The Grey Knights are now out and about – let’s talk about the Relics of Titan!The Grey Knights have access to some of the deadliest wargear the …

RPGs

Hogue Inc. debuts new additions to HandALL Grip Sleeve series

The HandALL Grip Sleeve for the Smith & Wesson Bodyguard and Taurus TCP or Spectrum comes in a variety of colors. <i>(Photo: Hogue Inc.)</i>Hogue Inc. …

MidwayUSA's New (Not-So) "Discreet Tactical Rifle Case Nose Art"

There are times where we gun scribes and bloggers just have to stop and scratch our heads. I swear is not because they itch, but because a company …

tactical

I Teach Concealed Carry Classes. Here Are 3 Deadly Mistakes New Owners Make.

Image source: Pixabay.comFor more than a decade, I’ve carried concealed and competed in area matches. Now I’m an instructor.As a practitioner and …

Guns

5 AR-15 Drills That Will Help You Master Your Rifle

5 AR-15 Drills that are also a lot of fun

Hunting