GALLERY: Five Things To Consider with a Glovebox Gun
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- I keep a handgun in the glove compartment of my car, and recently got to wondering if, in this age of CCW, how many people still do the same. Am I in the minority on this? Don’t get me wrong, I have a CCW (in Michigan they are CPLs, Concealed Pistol Licenses) and carry on a daily basis, but getting to a strong-side hip holster while seat-belted in behind the wheel can be problematic. I can get to the pistol in my glove box at least as quick as I can the one on my hip, and it's always there.
Keeping a pistol in your glove compartment, however, isn’t a “throw it in there and forget about it until you need it” proposition, no matter how much you’d like it to be. There are a number of things to consider...let's take a look…