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Best Concealed Carry Guns In 2021 (Updated!)

Looking to go armed, but are stuck in the weeds as to what to arm yourself with? Here are 18 excellent concealed carry gun options that will keep you on the defensive.
A first-year Standard Model, serial number 0194, from the first shipment from the Ruger factory in October of 1949. Photo courtesy Don Findley.

Ruger .22 Handgun: Gun Digest’s Top Pistol Picks (2021)

Ruger hit a grand slam with its first Ruger 22 pistol, introduced to the shooting public in 1949. Here are Gun Digest's top picks of Ruger rimfire handguns.
Custom grips, while somewhat expensive, go a long way toward making even the most raucous loads “pleasant.” The grips on the stainless steel revolvers above are by Rowen Custom Grips, while the set on the blued Bisley are by JRH Advanced Gunsmithing. All were made specifically for the author’s shooting hand.

Large-Bore Revolver Grips: Enhancing Comfort And Controllability

Revolver grips, it isn't the most scintillating topic. But some consideration in this area goes a long way in taming a large-bore beast.
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6 On-Target Concealed Carry Insurance Options (2021)

Six major concealed carry insurance programs are now available to the millions of Americans who carry concealed.
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First Look: 2021 Browning Buck Mark Additions

With some slick new designs and tweaks, the Buck Mark Vision Plus URX and Countour URX are born to run.
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First Look: Stoeger STR-9S Combat 9mm Pistol

Stoeger cooks up a pistol ready to take on anything the world throws at you in the STR-9S Combat.
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First Look: Timney Alpha Competition Series Trigger

Timney finds an extra gear for Glocks with its Alpha Competition Series Trigger.
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First Look: Heritage Barkeep Rimfire Revolver

Heritage's Barkeep rimfire revolver is a pint-sized blast.
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How To Manage Big-Bore Revolver Recoil

They're called hand cannons for a reason. Learn how to tame big-bore revolver recoil.
This is the kind of iron you used to see in guns shops back in the good, old days ... well, in the medium-old days, anyway.

German Pistols: World War II Trophies

Classic guns must have either jaw-dropping looks or a storied history. Ideally, they’ve got both, such as these German pistols of World War II vintage.
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New Guns And Gear January 2021: EDC Gear Special

Aiming to improve your everyday carry system? Here are the guns and gear certain to get you carrying like a pro.
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On Point With Winchester USA Ready Defense Ammo

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The Art Of A Lightning-Fast Revolver Reload

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Accuracy? You want accuracy? Hornady and American Gunner deliver here .

Best Revolver Reviews To Pick The Perfect Wheelgun (2020)

Don't know which wheelgun to hang in your holster or hit the field hunting with? Check out our best revolver reviews from the past year to get the inside scoop.
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Best Pistol Reviews To Find A Superb Semi-Auto (2020)

Find the perfect heater to add to your collection with our best pistol reviews, buyer's guides and videos from 2020.
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Far-Out Firearms: Dardick And Gyrojet Guns

The gun world is rife with oddities, but few compare in peculiarity to the firearms designed to shoot the unique Dardick and Gyrojet cartridges.
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