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Fobus SP11 Paddle Holster Review

  By Linda Gilbertson I’m always looking for women’s concealed carry holsters that can be worn on the waist without a belt. Women, with rare exception, do not wear belts and in many women’s clothing styles there are no belt loops. Finding a means to carry a holster whether …

Glock Gen 5 Review

  By Trampas Swanson Fact: Glock firearms are without a doubt, the most popular and bestselling handguns of our time. Whether you consider yourself a 1911 guy, diehard SIG shooter or Colt collector, the numbers don’t lie. Over 80% of all Law Enforcement agencies in the nation carry some model …

Sig Sauer P320 Review

By Vic Laboy In a growing firearms market, finding the perfect handgun may be a more daunting task than you may think. With a wide array of options available, from a smaller, pocket-carry sized .380 auto, to a full size .45ACP, you are given the arduous task of finding the …

MY HOLIDAY PICKS: Women’s On-Body Concealed Carry

By Linda M. Gilbertson I’ve always been an advocate for off-body carry. Concealed carry purses and briefcases are readily available, fashionable and necessary for those whose professional uniform may not allow on-body carry. Even for those of us without that professional uniform, I touted off-body carry as supreme because …

Ameriglo Glock Sights: Kyle Defoor Tactical Sight Set Review

  By Kip Staton Aftermarket sights and Glock handguns go together like peanut butter and jelly. In fact, I would say that the most common Glock modification made by end users is replacing the factory plastic sights with a good metallic pair from any number of manufacturers. Ameriglo is …

Daily Carry with the Glock 42 .380ACP

  By Trampas Swanson One of the most popular topics in the U.S. firearms industry over the past 10 years has been concealed carry and what works best for most situations. With programs such as the USCCA and NRA Carry Guard, concealed carry continues to gain even more support across …

A Ring Of Holsters – Part 2

  By Seth Nadel Continued from A Ring Of Holsters – Part 1. Moving Clockwise Next, let us look at the sector from 12:00 to about 2:00 – the “appendix carry” spot, just to the right of the belt buckle. Now I carry a gun here on occasion, in an …

Armscor Rock Island Armory .22TCM/9MM Pistol Review

  By Pete Rogers Every so often as an outdoor writer, we are fortunate enough to test some products that really shine. From time to time, we get products that we really can’t say anything good about and personally I adhere to the old adage: “If you can’t say something …

The “Rise” Challenge for Women

  By Linda M. Gilbertson When you hear the word “rise” you think of the rise of the muzzle of your firearm.  This word also appears in the purchase of pants.  This is particularly important for women as the “rise” of their pants will determine IWB vs. OWB carry. …