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Best Big-Bore Handguns of All Time

Ever since gunpowder was invented, shooters have been making handguns with the biggest hole

Joseph von Benedikt

7 "Innovative" Handgun Cartridges That Didn't Make The Cut

Take a look at seven cartridges that offered great innovation but didn't quite make it in the

Patrick Sweeney

How to Secure a Handgun in a Crowd

It's important to always maintain control of your defensive handgun. Here is what you need to

Walt Rauch

How To Use Public Restrooms When Conceal Carrying

It's the question no one thinks to ask until they're on the go, but what should you do when

James Tarr

How Dry-Fire Practice Can Make You a Better Shooter

The difference between a good shooter and a great one is dry-fire practice.

Walt Rauch

Training

How To Use Public Restrooms When Conceal Carrying

It's the question no one thinks to ask until they're on the go, but what should you do when

James Tarr

How Dry-Fire Practice Can Make You a Better Shooter

The difference between a good shooter and a great one is dry-fire practice.

Walt Rauch

Great Self-Defense Handgun Training: Force-on-Force Scenarios

Force-on-force scenarios are the missing link in handgun training for personal defense and

Richard Nance

What's Your Shooting Stance?

Here are the real reasons why stance matters in self-defense shooting.

Richard Nance

Malfunction-Clearing Techniques Need To Be Second Nature

Mastering malfunction-clearing techniques will get you out of a handgun jam calmly and quickly.

Richard Nance

How-To

How to Secure a Handgun in a Crowd

It's important to always maintain control of your defensive handgun. Here is what you need to

Walt Rauch

How To Use Public Restrooms When Conceal Carrying

It's the question no one thinks to ask until they're on the go, but what should you do when

James Tarr

How Dry-Fire Practice Can Make You a Better Shooter

The difference between a good shooter and a great one is dry-fire practice.

Walt Rauch

The Importance of Basic Pistol Maintenance

Cleaning and maintaining your handguns is just as important as training on the range. Keep

Walt Rauch

Handgun Maintenance Tips for Everyday Carry

Whether you take your gun off (holster and all) every night, rarely carry concealed or

James Tarr

Historical

7 "Innovative" Handgun Cartridges That Didn't Make The Cut

Take a look at seven cartridges that offered great innovation but didn't quite make it in the

Patrick Sweeney

Best Defensive Ammo: 9mm vs. .40 S&W vs. .45 ACP

The debate on which is the best defensive pistol caliber continues.

Payton Miller

Pistols of World War II: Tokarev TT-33 and Radom Vis-35

Browning, Luger and Walther designs get all the love, but the Tokarev and Radom were solid

Payton Miller

Top Quality: Standard Colt Bird's Head Revolver

The Standard Bird's Head is a top-quality gun using only the finest in materials and

Stan Trzoniec

Mann .25ACP Model W.T.

Fritz Mann, of Mann Werkzeugfabrik in Suhl, Germany, set out to make the smallest .25ACP ever,

Jim Dickson

History of the 1917 Revolver and .45 Auto Rim

The story of the 1917 revolver and .45 Auto Rim.

Bob Campbell

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