Category: Conversations

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What I Want For Christmas!

By Seth R. Nadel Yes, this is the time of year when scribes like me are asked to write out lists of suggested gifts for your friends and family. I have been there, done that, got the tee shirt and the hat! This year, I am going to write about …

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Stocking Stuffers That Won’t Be Re-Gifted

By Tony Martins Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, yet many of us still have some gift shopping to do for the Holiday Season. If outdoorsmen and/or women are on your list, here are a few gift ideas that are virtually guaranteed to be appreciated by recipients, …

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Why You Need A Trauma Kit

By Carlos Huerta If you’re carrying a firearm, your EDC should also include a trauma kit. It doesn’t matter how big or what type. It needs to be with you. Statistically, you are more likely to face a medical emergency than a gunfight. Having a medical kit on your person …

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What Do You Trust For Range Practice?

  You can expect to see a variety of pistols at the range on any given day. We take a closer look at one shooting group, the Target Tamers, and profile the pistols that nine women trust for range practice. By Linda M. Gilbertson www.ladiesdayllc.com In a small community in …

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Independence Day – Thoughts On The 4th Of July

  By Seth R. Nadel INDEPENDENCE – the dream that brought about our nation. It started when a tyrant, 3,000 miles away, ignored the rights of his subjects. The hereditary ruler, King George, saw lower class people as property, and this continent as a land to be exploited for the …

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Rifle Iron Sights vs. Red Dots

  By Vic Laboy Whether you are building your first rifle or a true beginner, you may notice others around you are either sporting a red dot atop their rifle or strictly running iron sights. Although the decision is purely personal preference, there are pros and cons to both configurations. …

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Top Five – Concealed Carry Pistols

  By Vic Laboy In this edition of TOP FIVE, we will be reviewing five of the most commonly requested concealed carry pistols on the market. These selected firearms may differ from other lists you may have seen, as these are ones I have seen asked for in my experience …

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BEST OF SHOT 2018 – HUNTING: Part 2

  By Tony Martins In Part 1 of Best Of SHOT 2018 – Hunting, we reviewed some of the best new hunting implements and projectiles that I ran across on the exhibit floor at the 2018 SHOT Show. In Part 2, we take a look at hunting gear and accessories …

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SHOT Show 2018: Best of the Best

  By Trampas Swanson Over the past few weeks, 1800GunsAndAmmo.com has posted some fantastic views and commentary from the recent industry-only annual trade show in Las Vegas, NV aptly titled, SHOT SHOW 2018. These daily posts covered tons of new products coming for this fiscal year but can hardly capture …