Hand-Picked Daily GUN DEALS, and Exclusive Coupons Codes >>>

Category Pistol


Buyer's Guide

Best 10mm Pistols & Handguns: Go Big or Go Home

Sometimes you need something a little bit bigger. These are the best 10mm handguns out there that pack a punch at all different price ranges. (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 7 picks of modern handguns that minimize recoil and maximize capacity of the .45 ACP. (Read)

AR-15

7 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)

Video

[Video+Review] Pioneer Arms PPS43-C: Perfect Polish Pistol?

We kick it Eastern European style with the Pioneer Arms PPS43-C, chambered in 9mm. Come see what we think of this WWII-era style. (Read)

History

Where It Began: History of the Ruger Mark Series

Ever wonder how Ruger's Mark pistol series became so popular? Well, we run you through how this handgun made its mark and why it's still sought after. (Read)

Fun

Guns of Hollywood: Which Firearms Made Their Mark?

Ever watched an action movie and thought...that gun stole the show? Well, we rounded up some iconic guns who took starring roles in film. (Read)

Video

[Video+Review] Draco NAK9: Best 9mm AK Pistol?

We head to the range with the Romanian Draco NAK9 imported by Century Arms. If you love PCCs and AKs, you want to check this review out! (Read)

Buyer's Guide

9 Best New Guns of 2021 [Rifles, Shotguns & Pistols]

We love new guns, so we're breaking down some of our favorite new rifles, shotguns, and pistols to hit the market in 2021. (Read)

Beginner's Guide

Best Home Defense Gun [Shotgun vs Pistol vs Rifle]

Shotguns, pistols, and rifles. What's the best home defense gun for you? We go over the pros and cons of each complete with favorite models and ammo picks. (Read)

Buyer's Guide

9 Best Pistol Lights [Hands-On Review]

The most popular pistol lights tested with tons of rounds through them. Find out the best in terms of reliability, budget, lumens, beam pattern, and more. (Read)

Video

[Video+Review] Sig Sauer MPX K: MP5 Killer?

We got our hands on the Sig Sauer MPX K pistol caliber carbine...and boy, did it run! Come see why we think this PCC is one of the best on the market! (Read)

Video

5 Best Micro Compact 9mm Handguns [Review+Video]

We run through the Springfield Armory Hellcat, S&W Shield Plus, Ruger Max 9, Sig Sauer P365X & XL, and more to see which 9mm micro compact pistols handle best. (Read)

News

Inside Look: LAPD Chooses FN 509 MRD LE

The LAPD will use the optics-compatible FN 509 MRD-LE as its new duty pistol...and we got the inside scoop on how the decision was made. (Read)

Video

[Video+Review] Glock 18: Full Auto Machine Pistol

What happens when you combine full-auto with a pistol...you get the Glock 18! We take this fun little gun to the range to sling some lead. Come see! (Read)
pew pew tactical logo

new here?

Personalize your experience.
Select what level shooter you are!

pew pew tactical logo

level up your gun knowledge

Thanks! We'll send you the latest guides and training tips geared towards your level.

pew pew tactical logo

welcome!

You'll now receive newsletters of our best articles on techniques, guns & gear.

$47 value

yours free!

targets targets
free

practice targets

printer icon printable

our 9 favorite targets and drills

free

practice targets

printer icon printable

enter your email to download

We'll only use the information provided according to our privacy policy.

success icon

Ready to Download

Click below to begin your download

download pdf