Hands On! Managed-Recoil Buckshot Still Hits Hard

My father always used to say, Buckshot makes a mess. I've adopted that philosophy when it comes to self-defense with a shotgun. When it comes to stopping the threat, and I mean right now, I'll happily make a mess. Bad guys deserve it.

Gun Review: Taurus PT 24/7 OSS DS

When Taurus originally came out with the 24/7 line, everyone talked about the ergonomics, light weight and wonderful grip. Now the Taurus 24/7 OSS DS offers all these features plus a longer barrel and sight radius - and the new double strike feature lets you simply pull the trigger again on a misfire.

Gun Review: Smith & Wesson M&P Auto Pistol

Mostly praised for its features and functionality, the new Smith & Wesson M&P may be notable for something even more important: a manufacturer's willingness to listen to the end users of its product.

Gun Review: Wilson Combat Standard Model

If you need a shotgun for self-defense, police work or military operations, you want something that will never fail you. Get your hands on a Wilson Combat Standard Model.

Free M-16s! A Tactical Bargain for Law Enforcement

The U.S. Department of Defense, through state law-enforcement support office, will provide your agency with a quantity of M-16 A1 full-auto rifles in an amount commensurate with your department's number of officers and the population of your jurisdiction.

Gun Review: Taurus PT-1911 AR

The Taurus PT-1911 AR provides all the performance of a custom handgun in a package that won't break the bank. It's a faithful representation of the 1911 platform with a great trigger to boot.

Gun Review: 10mm Kimber Stainless II

Sometimes you want a big, solid pistol that's designed to hit hard and get the job done. If that's what you need, get your hands on the Kimber Stainless II in 10mm.

Gun Review: Taurus Judge

The Taurus Judge can be both a .410 shotgun or a .45 Colt. Is it a self-defense arm or side-kick for hunting and camping trips? You be the judge.

Hands On! Brenneke Tactical Home Defense Slugs Great for CQB

Sometimes you don't need a full-power slug and all the recoil that goes with it. But you still need the stopping power of a shotgun. These slugs are your Close-Quarter-Battle solution.

Nighthawk Custom 1911: Global Response Pistol II

Don't let anyone tell you a compact 1911 won't compare to a full-sized government model. This gun review of the Nighthawk Global Response Pistol II proves as much.

Brenneke: Must Be German for ‘Accurate’

For hunting or tactical applications the Brenneke KO slugs redefine what's possible from your slug gun.

Gun Review: FN PS90 Carbine

Let's look at a new weapons system from Fabrique Nationale: The PS90 carbine.

Hands On! Laserlyte Makes Rails for Your Shotgun

If you want to shoot light as well as buckshot with your defensive shotgun, check out the new Tri-Mounting system from Laserlyte

Gun Review: North American Arms Guardian 380

The North American Arms Guardian .380 is a small gun with a big punch.

Gun Review: GSG-5

For multiple needs, you should get a GSG-5, sold by American Tactical Imports. This HK MP-5 clone is chambered in .22 LR, and provides a whole new experience when target plinking or small game hunting.

Hands On! Del-Ton AR-15s Make the Grade

Del-Ton is now building and selling its own AR-15 rifles.
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