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Your Empty or Malfunctioned Handgun Can Still Be a Weapon

Richard Nance - October 25, 2018

When quarters are tight, your gun is inoperable and you're facing a deadly threat, don't forget you're essentially holding a gun-shaped hammer.

Project Childsafe

Brad Fitzpatrick - October 16, 2018

Project Childsafe and gun makers take aim at accidental deaths.

Cold Weather Carry

Richard Nance - September 12, 2018

Cold weather garments present obstacles in both drawing and firing, and gloves add another potential hurdle.

Self Defense: Kimber's Pepper Blaster II

Richard Nance - July 30, 2018

Kimber's Pepper Blaster II is a great less-lethal alternative.

Using Flashlights for Low Light Situations

Handguns TV - July 10, 2018

Richard Nance and James Tarr discuss and demonstrate the use of flashlights when operating in low

Seven Tips To Prevent/Survive A Carjacking

Richard Nance - July 02, 2018

Seven tips to prevent, or at least survive, a carjacking attempt. So you think that because you

Five Drills To Enhance Your Pistol Skills

Richard Nance - May 09, 2018

A fistful of drills to enhance your pistol skills. There's nothing wrong with shooting drills for

Personal Defense: Being Street Smart

Richard Nance - September 19, 2017

What cops have learned in everyday dealings with criminals can help you stay safe.

Handgun Security 2017

James Tarr - July 17, 2017

The concept of handgun security is continually popular as new gun owners need a secure place to

Best Big-Bore Handguns of All Time

Joseph von Benedikt - May 27, 2015

Ever since gunpowder was invented, shooters have been making handguns with the biggest hole down the barrel that they could safely shoot.

7 Most Common Defensive Shooting Myths

David Kenik - December 08, 2014

The genesis of this article resulted from numerous online blogs and forums relating to defensive

VOTE: Handguns & Defensive Weapons for 2014 Sportsman Choice Awards

Handguns Online Staff - November 11, 2014

The Sportsman Channel is continuing to recognize the best programs in outdoor television with its

12 Best Combat Pistols Available Today

Brad Fitzpatrick - June 30, 2014

In practice, combat pistol shooting focuses on defensive handgun deployment for personal protection

Make Ready: Staging Your Pistol for Fast Deployment

Richard Nance - September 05, 2013

When faced with a potential deadly threat, your handgun belongs in your hand, not in your holster

How Dry-Fire Practice Can Make You a Better Shooter

Walt Rauch - August 12, 2013

Mention "dry-fire" as a must-do part of any defensive firearms training and you can almost hear a

10 Best Carry Guns Right Now

Handguns Online Staff - August 12, 2013

The G&A editors are here to help you choose a sidearm with this list of the 10 best carry guns right now.

7 'Innovative' Handgun Cartridges that Failed

Patrick Sweeney - August 01, 2013

There's something in the DNA of some gun guys, a genetic compulsion that they cannot resist: They

Should Your Concealed Carry Gun Have a Light Trigger?

James Tarr - June 06, 2013

Many people are wondering these days if their carry gun should have a light trigger. Like many

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