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Federal Premium Adds 10mm Auto HST To The Lineup

Loaded for respectable velocity, Federal’s 200-grain HST self-defense ammo should prove potent.
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Video: How The Glock 43X And Glock 48 Advance The Slimline Series

Glock's extremely popular Slimline Series took a big step forward with the enhanced capacity Glock 43X and Glock 48.
Some would argue that this is the best Glock ever made; the third generation G17.

Glock 17: How The Full-Sized Striker-Fired Set The Standard

The iconic Glock 17 transformed the modern handgun world and continues to exert its influence today.
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Making The Case For .45 ACP ‘Hardball’

In the era of cutting-edge expanding bullets, does .45 ACP 'Hardball' have a place as defensive ammo?
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Federal Premium Expands Hydra-Shok To .40 S&W And .45 ACP

Adding two popular self-defense calibers to the Hydra-Shok Deep lineup, Federal Premium has armed citizens covered.
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Stoeger Takes On Striker-Fired Pistol Market With STR-9

Stoeger shocked SHOT with the release of the 9mm STR-9. Does the pistol have what it takes to survive the demanding striker-fired market?
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SHOT Show 2019: The Right-Sized FN 509 Midsize

Trimmed in all the right places, FN America’s 509 Midsize offers a concealable and effective person-defense option.
The Kimber Micro 9 is a capable and attractive little pistol.

Gun Review: Kimber’s Mighty Micro 9

Micro 9mm handguns are popping up all over, and Kimber’s Micro 9 is no slouch.
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SHOT Show 2019: CZ Expands The P-10 Series

Introducing full-sized and sub-compact P-10 models, CZ offers a full-catalog of striker-fireds to shooters.
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4 Guns That Caught Our Eye At The 2019 SHOT Show

There were plenty of new guns at the 2019 SHOT Show, but what were the ones that turned heads?
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Glock Slimline Series Adds G43X And G48

Glock extends its single-stack line with enhanced-capacity G43X and G48.
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Smith & Wesson Adds Lasergrip Performance Center Model 442

Outfitted with Crimson Trace LG-105 Lasergrips, the Performance Center Model 442 is ready for low-light duty.
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The .357 Magnum Colt King Cobra Makes Its Return

Thanks to the Colt King Cobra, the gunmaker will once again have a .357 Magnum double-action revolver in its catalog.
Should those who are left-eye dominant simply shoot left-handed? Sure. With a long gun, it can be critical to do so. With a handgun, it’s an option.

How To Overcome Cross-Eye Dominance When Shooting

When a shooter’s dominant eye and dominant hand don’t align (cross-eye dominance), the result can be a major blessing — or a horrific curse.
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Walther Q5 Match Steel Frame Joins The Game

A heftier version of the original, the Q5 Match Steel frame is race ready.
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Video: Going Small With The SIG Sauer MPX Copperhead

Shaved down to minuscule proportions, SIG Sauer’s MPX Copperhead cuts the AR pistol down to size.
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