Revolvers and pistols are among the most popular types of handguns in use today. Both originated in the 19th century — although revolver-type firearms have existed since the 16th century — and have undergone considerable development. Understanding the differences between them can help you determine what type of weapon you need for your purposes.
Two of the most commonly discussed legal aspects and topics among gun owners in the United States are Castle Doctrine and the Stand Your Ground Law. Both of these terms refer to specific types of self-defense legislation governing when and where lethal force is legal and justifiable.
If you’re unfamiliar with these laws, learn what they are, what they cover in detail, which states possess such laws, and how to deal with them.
Handguns, like all types of firearms, fire a variety of different types of ammunition. The type of ammunition you need varies considerably depending on your intended application. Learn about armor piercing bullets, FMJ vs TMJ, What is a Caliber, Bullet Grains, and more...
As any experienced gun owner will tell you, following gun safety rules is not just important; it is essential and critical education that saves lives and prevents accidents.
If you’re new to owning firearms, you may be wondering what the intentions behind each of the classic 4 rules of gun safety are. Learn (or re-learn) these gun safety rules and the potential situations in which they come into play.
Understanding a few concealed carry tips can help you avoid common pitfalls, ensuring you carry your firearm safely and within the confines of the law. Here are the top 10 concealed carry tips and tricks to know for safe and successful carry.
Jogging is an excellent way to stay in shape. However, it shouldn’t affect your ability to carry a concealed firearm for self-defense. With the right holster, you can effectively conceal a handgun, even in jogging clothes.
Kydex can be molded specifically to a gun, leather cannot be molded in the same way. Molding a holster to the gun aids in retention, makings drawing easier, and doesn’t have the, “will this fit?”, effect when you purchase it.