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How-To

[Guide] How to Grip a Pistol: Pictures & Video

Want to shoot better? You've got to have a proper pistol grip. We cover exactly what makes a good grip for both semi-auto and revolvers. (Read)

Ammo

8 Best Places to Buy Ammo Online [2022]

So many online ammo sites! We've bought from them all and these are the best. Plus specific recommendations of the best ammo for your caliber and possible shipping restrictions. (Read)

Ammo

Best 9mm Ammo: Self Defense & Range Shooting

Want the best 9mm ammo for self defense? We utilize FBI ballistic gel tests that measure penetration and expansion. Plus our favorite plinking rounds. (Read)

AR-15

8 Best Pistol Caliber AR-15 Carbines (AR-9)

Got a pistol? Got a AR-15? Enter the AR-9 platform! Find out why they are great defensive guns and a couple of our favorites. (Read)

History

Rise of Polymer-Framed Pistols: How Did Plastic Fantastics Get So Popular?

The last several decades have seen the rise and domination of polymer pistols but how did we get here? We answer that question and more! (Read)

Competition

CZ Competition Guns: Best Models & Why You Might Want One

We walk you through the various CZ handguns that competitors use and also talk about why CZ remains one of the top brands competitors choose. (Read)

Video

Walther PDP F- Series Review: Best Handgun for Small Hands?

The Walther PDP F-Series is designed with small-handed shooters in mind, but does this 9mm, 15+1 handgun really work for tiny mitts? Only one way to know... (Read)

Gun Reviews

Glock 23 Review: Is the .40 S&W Dead?

We take a look at the Glock 23 -- a .40 S&W pistol sporting that familiar Glock look and feel. Is it worth your time? Come find out. (Read)

Pistol

10 Best .45 ACP Pistols (That Aren’t 1911s)

Want a .45 pistol...but not the 1911? We've got you covered with our top picks of modern handguns that minimize recoil and maximize capacity of the .45 ACP. (Read)

Video

Ruger EC9s Review: Is the “S” for Sexy?

When you need a compact concealed carry gun on the cheap, where do you turn? To the Ruger EC9s. We got the details on this robust, budget-friendly pistol. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

17 Best Gun Cases [Hands-On]: Soft, Hard, & Covert

Not sure what gun case to get? We've used all the popular hard, soft, and discreet cases out there. See our picks for pistol, rifle, and shotgun cases. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

Glock 19 Killers: Best Compact Pistols That Aren’t a Glock

Want a compact pistol that isn't a Glock 19? We walk you through our favorite not-a-Glock compacts that are on par (or better) than the G19. (Read)

Pistol

What Happened to the Avidity Arms PD10?

We take a look at what happened to the Avidity Arms PD10 -- a pistol created by firearms instructor Rob Pincus. (Read)

Holsters

Best G43 Holsters [All Carry Positions]

Looking for the best Glock 43 holster for you? We cover what makes a great holster, and our favs for IWB, OWB, shoulder, and women-specific ones too. (Read)
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