Guns & Ammo Network


Collapse bottom bar
Subscribe
springfield_armory_mc_marine_corps-operator-1911_F

Springfield's New Marine Corps 1911

by Handguns Online Staff

Springfield Armory has introduced a new tactical model of its 1911 Operator pistol during the 2015 SHOT Show. The new Marine Corps… more »

sig_sauer-P320_Subcompact_F

SIG Sauer P320 Goes Subcompact

by Handguns Online Staff

SIG Sauer is expanding on its P320 line of pistols with the introduction of a .45-caliber version, a subcompact model… more »

SIG-SAUER-Ammo-F

SIG Sauer Expands Elite Performance Handgun Ammo Lineup

by Handguns Online Staff

SIG Sauer is expanding its Elite Performance handgun ammo line for 2015, adding new offerings in 9mm, .40 S&W, .45… more »

Handguns-best-of-2014-ftr

Handguns’ Favorite Stories of 2014

by Handguns Online Staff

With the new year underway, our staff here at Handguns is looking ahead to what 2015 has in store for the… more »

silencerco_osprey_45_suppressor_F

SilencerCo Osprey Suppressor Review

by Keith Wood

While centerfire handgun rounds are only rendered whisper-quiet by silencers in Hollywood movies, some sound suppressors are far more effective… more »

laser-lyte_glock-42_tgl

LaserLyte TGL Laser for Glock 42 & Hi Point Pistols

by Handguns Online Staff

Laser sight options for concealed carry pistols are becoming more popular and available, especially for pistols that are not equipped with… more »

Viridian_Reactor_5_green_laser_for_Glock_26_27_F

Viridian's New R5 Green Laser for Glock 26/27

by Handguns Online Staff

Viridian has added to its Reactor 5 series (R5) of laser sights and is now offering a model designed to… more »

STI_Nitro_10mm_1911_Review_F

STI Nitro 10mm 1911 Review

by Paul Scarlata

As with most things mechanical, despite the 1911’s sterling reputation, down through the years there have been those who have… more »

Head shots are most effective when placed between the bottom of the nose and the top of the eyes.  Higher shots will hit the cranial vault. Lower shots will not hit a vital organ.

7 Most Common Defensive Shooting Myths

by David Kenik

The genesis of this article resulted from numerous online blogs and forums relating to defensive shooting. While the internet is a… more »

handgun_cartridges_F

5 Underrated Handgun Cartridges

by Brad Fitzpatrick

American shooters love their handguns, but we definitely play favorites. While each new year brings with it a new centerfire… more »

Video simulators are becoming an excellent method for training under stress and learning from those scenarios.

Stop Thinking to Shoot Faster

by David Kenik

There are a couple of often-used axioms when it comes to speeding up our draw stroke and shooting: “Slow is… more »

best_self-defense_revolvers_F

Best Self-Defense Revolvers Available Today

by Joseph von Benedikt

Although semiautos are the flavor of the day for personal protection, revolvers still have some very real advantages. 1. Since revolvers… more »

taser

Lethal vs. Less-Lethal: Should You Carry Both?

by Richard Nance

“I suppose it is tempting, if the only tool you have is a hammer, to treat everything as if it… more »

HG-2014-HGG

The Best Holiday Handgun Gifts for 2014

by Handguns Online Staff

The holidays are back again, and odds are you have to buy gifts for friends and family who share your… more »

HDDW5

VOTE: Handguns for 2014 Sportsman Choice Awards

by Handguns Online Staff

The Sportsman Channel is continuing to recognize the best programs in outdoor television with its annual Sportsman Choice Awards —… more »

glock_modifications

Should You Modify Your Carry Gun?

by James Tarr

The old “9mm vs .45” controversy is pretty much dead these days, but there are still a few subjects that… more »

rare_colt_revolvers

Rare Colt Revolvers up for Auction

by Handguns Online Staff

Those who have wanted to own an extraordinary historical firearm may get the chance. A number of rare, cased and… more »

RIA_2011_tac_fs-450x300

New .22 TCM Pistols From Rock Island Armory

by Handguns Online Staff

Rock Island Armory (RIA) has started distributing four new additions to its .22 TCM 1911 family of pistols. The four… more »

low_light_pistol_handguns_tactics

Low Light Defensive Pistol Tactics

by Handguns Online Staff

When an attempted robbery or home invasion occurs in the late-night hours, a flashlight is an excellent tool to help… more »

carry_gun_lint_hair_F

Carry Gun Maintenance Tips

by James Tarr

You’ve got your CCW, a reliable pistol that you’ve practiced with and premium defensive ammo. All you need to do… more »