Tag: conceal and carry

5 Best 9mm Pistols for Concealed Carry

The 9mm pistols are compact, lightweight, accurate and perfect for self-defense use. That is why they are the ideal choice for concealed carry. A large number of gun manufacturers produce various types of 9mm guns, and it is very easy to get lost in such variety. To help you out …

Optical Illusions: Proper Clothing For Concealed Carry

By Linda M. Gilbertson Clothing patterns can obscure your perception of what lies beneath. Since the 1960s, the fashion and textile industries discovered that clothing designs and visual optical illusions in fabric created the ability to enhance a body’s perfect portion or reduce a body’s flaw. According to the …

Smaller and Lighter Firearms: The Untold Truth

By Vic Laboy It is not uncommon to hear that a firearm is too large or that some hands have greater difficulty properly gripping the pistol. During my time behind the counter, I found the simplest way to summarize this is by equating handguns to clothing. While I am comfortable …

Galco Hidden Agenda Review

  By Linda M. Gilbertson Do you have a hidden agenda? I’m not talking about a secret or mysterious plan. It’s a method of concealed carry that’s very surreptitious. It’s called Hidden Agenda from Galco, and it’s an alternative for women and men that must dress professionally for work …

Sig Sauer P365 Review

By Trampas Swanson One of the hottest trends in the firearms industry for the past decade has centered around building the perfect firearm for conceal and carry. Manufacturers have long battled to produce a reliable concealed firearm within certain specific parameters. The pistol must balance reliability, magazine capacity, and size, …

Springfield Armory XD Mod 2 Pistol Review

By Vic Laboy Today we will be looking at the Springfield XD Mod 2, a common choice among CCW holders. This firearm, available in a variety of calibers and frame sizes, is ideal for easy concealment, handling, and operation under the most stressful conditions. Springfield Armory is known for quality …

CCW Tips

By Seth R. Nadel Over the past 50 years, I have carried every type of handgun in almost every type of holster, all over my body. Along the way, I learned some good ideas while making lots (and lots) of mistakes. Why should you endure the embarrassment I have already …

Concealed Carry Choices

By Seth R. Nadel This is the male version of Linda Gilbertson’s piece – To Be Or Not Be Concealed. Men and women are different in a lot of ways. We think differently, dress differently, and look different. And our choices vary as well. Women have curves, and like to …

To Be or Not to Be – Concealed

By Linda M. Gilbertson William Shakespeare had a way with words.  Take those words and apply them to the concealment of pistols on one’s body and it opens a myriad of possibilities.  Is the pistol to big, to small, to light, to heavy or is the individual wishing to …