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First Look: Jacob Grey TWC 9 Pistol

Jacob Grey has just announced the TWC 9, a double-stack 9mm 1911 pistol.

Everyday Carry Advice From 6 Experts

Six experts share their advice regarding the everyday carry self-defense handgun.

Four Versatile Handgun Loads To Have

If you keep these four handgun loads stocked for your self-defense pistol, your sidearm can be a much more versatile tool.
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First Look: Taurus Judge T.O.R.O.

Taurus has just released the Judge T.O.R.O., an optics-ready variant of the company’s .410/.45 LC revolver.

PSA Dagger Review: Does The Full-Size S Cut It In The Nightstand?

The author hits the range with a customized full-size PSA Dagger to see how it fares as a home defense pistol.

Kimber KDS9C Review: A Modernized 1911

The author hits the range with the Kimber KDS9C, a modern take on the classic 1911.

First Look: RIA 5.0E Pistol

Rock Island Armory has just announced the RIA 5.0E, sporting new features and enhancements over the original model. Earlier this year, Rock Island Armory released...
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Frame Material: Metal Vs. Polymer Guns

Guns were once exclusively made of metal and wood, then came plastic. Which should your handgun’s frame be made out of?

Review: Springfield Prodigy DS Full-Size & Commander

The author reviews Springfield Armory’s 2011-style handgun line, including both the Springfield Prodigy 4.25-inch and the 5-inch model.
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Glocked Up And Drilled Down

The author goes over a Glock G43X MOS that’s been setup for concealed carry as well as the Step Back Drill.
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First Look: Girsan High Power MCP35 PI LW

Girsan is continuing to modernize the classic BHP design, this time with the High Power MCP35 PI LW.
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Upgrading Glock Irons With XS Sights’ Installation Tool

Carry a Glock? Want to upgrade your iron sights? One of XS Sights’ Glock sight tools will help you do it.
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To Act Or Not To Act: The Good Samaritan Situation

A question that all good Samaritans should consider is whether they would intervene if a threat were to arise.
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First Look: Tisas 1911A1 Aviator Pistols

SDS Imports has just announced the 1911A1 Aviator pistol from Tisas, available in both 9mm and .45 ACP.

Understanding Handgun Recoil

A brief discussion on handgun recoil and how it impacts your shooting.