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Looking to go armed, but are stuck in the weeds as to what to arm yourself with? Here are 20 excellent concealed carry gun options that will keep you on the defensive.
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FN Announces FN Reflex Micro Compact Pistol

FN America has recently announced the FN Reflex and FN Reflex MRD, two new micro-compact 9mm carry pistols.

SIG P365 Rose Review: The Pistol's Petals And Thorns

In this review, the author takes a closer look at the SIG P365-380 Rose and everything that comes with it.
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Best 9mm Revolver: 5 Options For Everyday Carry (2023)

What do you get when you cross a time-tested platform with the most popular centerfire handgun cartridge? The 9mm revolver. Here are five that are fit to cover your six.
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Best Concealed Carry Handguns For Women (2023)

Thirty-two women rank seven subcompact for the best choices in concealed carry handguns for women. Find out what are the top seven choices!
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The .380 ACP Glock 28 Is Now Available Stateside

The much-desired Glock 28 in .380 ACP is finally available in the U.S. thanks to domestic manufacturing.

First Look: Bond Arms Cyclops .45-70 Gov’t

Looking for a little gun with a big bite? The new Bond Arms Cyclops chambered for .45-70 Gov’t might be just for you.
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First Look: Girsan MC 14T Tip-Up Pistol

EAA has just announced the Girsan MC 14T, a new .380 ACP pistol import with a tip-up barrel design.

9 Best Concealed Carry Revolvers For Personal Defense (2023)

Semi-automatic pistols have ruled the roost when it comes self-defense guns in recent years, but concealed carry revolvers still hold their own when push comes to shove.

The Concealed Carry Fanny Pack

Curious about alternate carry methods and strategies for regular people? Look no further than the concealed carry fanny pack.

Carry Guns: Does Size Matter?

The pros and cons of ultra-subcompact, subcompact, compact and full-sized handguns for concealed carry.