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You know cover can stop a bullet, but can you get to it quickly and be proficient at shooting from behind it?Cover: You Recognize It, but Do You Know What To Do With It?

Cover: You Recognize It, but Do You Know What To Do With It?

You know cover can stop a bullet, but can you get to it quickly and be proficient at shooting

Richard Nance

Follow these tips on buying a used defensive handgun. Bargains abound in semiautomatics newer than 40 years old and revolvers newer than 50. Tips on Buying a Used Defensive Handgun

Tips on Buying a Used Defensive Handgun

Follow these tips on buying a used defensive handgun. Bargains abound in semiautomatics newer

Jeff John

In a real-life situation, you need to make sure the known threat is neutralized before scanning for unknown threats. Make sure you aren't just posing but actually scanning to find a threat. Finally, make sure you're in position to defend yourself should an additional threat be detected.Self-Defense: How to Search for Additional Threats

Self-Defense: How to Search for Additional Threats

In a real-life situation, you need to make sure the known threat is neutralized before

Richard Nance

Here are five proven drills to enhance and sharpen your pistol-shooting skills.5 Pistol Training Drills to Enhance Your Shooting Skills

5 Pistol Training Drills to Enhance Your Shooting Skills

Here are five proven drills to enhance and sharpen your pistol-shooting skills.

Richard Nance

While it's not all that likely you'll have to reload your pistol during a gunfight, the ability to do so efficiently could save your life.Reloading During a Gunfight

Reloading During a Gunfight

While it's not all that likely you'll have to reload your pistol during a gunfight, the

Richard Nance

You don't have to spend a lot of money on a defense pistol to effectively protect your home and family.11 Best Defensive Pistols Under $500

11 Best Defensive Pistols Under $500

You don't have to spend a lot of money on a defense pistol to effectively protect your home

Brad Fitzpatrick

Training

You know cover can stop a bullet, but can you get to it quickly and be proficient at shooting from behind it?Cover: You Recognize It, but Do You Know What To Do With It?

Cover: You Recognize It, but Do You Know What To Do With It?

You know cover can stop a bullet, but can you get to it quickly and be proficient at shooting

Richard Nance

Several years ago I was at a gun writer's event, and instructor Scott Reitz said he'd have us doing things with a 1911 that would make our friends call BS.How – and Why – to Stretch the Distance With a Handgun

How – and Why – to Stretch the Distance With a Handgun

Several years ago I was at a gun writer's event, and instructor Scott Reitz said he'd have us

Richard Nance

This simple pistol drill preps your mind and body for whatever training you have planned for that day's session.Pistol Skills Drills: 10-Shot Warm-Up Drill

Pistol Skills Drills: 10-Shot Warm-Up Drill

This simple pistol drill preps your mind and body for whatever training you have planned for

Jack Straw

In order to hit, it's gotta fit. Here are some options to explore.Handgun Fit Solutions

Handgun Fit Solutions

In order to hit, it's gotta fit. Here are some options to explore.

J. Scott Rupp

The important differences between competition and defense.Sport vs. Street

Sport vs. Street

The important differences between competition and defense.

Richard Nance

How-To

You know cover can stop a bullet, but can you get to it quickly and be proficient at shooting from behind it?Cover: You Recognize It, but Do You Know What To Do With It?

Cover: You Recognize It, but Do You Know What To Do With It?

You know cover can stop a bullet, but can you get to it quickly and be proficient at shooting

Richard Nance

An airsoft gun has moving parts that function nearly identically to the real gun they are designed around. The Airsoft Advantage: How a Fake Gun Can Prepare You for the Real Thing

The Airsoft Advantage: How a Fake Gun Can Prepare You for the Real Thing

An airsoft gun has moving parts that function nearly identically to the real gun they are

Richard Nance

Key things to know about operating your single-action (SA) wheelgun.6 Single-Action Secrets

6 Single-Action Secrets

Key things to know about operating your single-action (SA) wheelgun.

Rick Hacker

Richard Nance offers a few tips to consider before heading out the door armed.Tips on How to Conceal Your Handgun

Tips on How to Conceal Your Handgun

Richard Nance offers a few tips to consider before heading out the door armed.

Richard Nance

When under shelter-in-place orders and not going anywhere, your vehicle should be fueled and ready to go in case things change. In this lesson, “Hollywood Weapons” host and former Green Beret Terry Schappert shares some tips on how to prepare your car or truck for the next time you might need it. Shelter in Place - Prepare Your Vehicle

Shelter in Place - Prepare Your Vehicle

When under shelter-in-place orders and not going anywhere, your vehicle should be fueled and

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Historical

Browning, Luger and Walther designs get all the love, but the Tokarev and Radom were solid battle pistols as well; here's a little history and how they perform.Pistols of World War II: Tokarev TT-33 and Radom Vis-35

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

The Standard Bird's Head is a top-quality gun using only the finest in materials and workmanship, and this is reflected in its $2,999 price tag.Top Quality: Standard Colt Bird's Head Revolver

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

Fritz Mann, of Mann Werkzeugfabrik in Suhl, Germany, set out to make the smallest .25ACP ever, resulting in the most compact, thin, and concealable .25 ACP ever made. Mann .25ACP Model W.T.

Mann .25ACP Model W.T.

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

Jim Dickson

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

History of the 1917 Revolver and .45 Auto Rim

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

Bob Campbell

Ethan Allen .22 Short, the smallest handgun ever made.Ethan Allen .22 Short

Ethan Allen .22 Short

Ethan Allen .22 Short, the smallest handgun ever made.

Handguns Online Staff

Colt's premier .357 hits the big five-oh.Colt Python: A Complete History

Colt Python: A Complete History

Colt's premier .357 hits the big five-oh.

Rick Hacker

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