The best defensive handgun is designed to help you excel in a surprising, chaotic, close-distance, violent confrontation. Here's what to look for.
If you want to increase speed and precision, you should start with recoil management. It isn't easy, but Joe Weyer has some tips.
When I worked behind the gun counter, selling guns, I often noticed how people gripped handguns. How they manipulate a handgun also tends to drive their decision on what handgun to purchase. Beginners are sometimes mislead or improperly instructed about the proper way to manipulate a handgun. Shooting a handgun well is not magic. Here […]
<p>The Ruger Security 9 is a new gun for 2018 geared toward those who want a hull-sized 9mm, but don’t want to pay a full-sized price. This is a polymer-framed workhorse with clean lines and very few extras, but it won’t sacrifice performance.</p>
<p>You can add one more pistol to the growing list of micro-compact single-stacks. Well, almost single stacks. The SIG 365 has the width of a single stack, but the magazine design allows for a 10+1 EDC pistol that has a distinct edge on the competition. That’s 10+1, even in the flush-fit mag.</p>
<p>SIG SAUER announced a new compact 9mm pistol that it claims is the "ultimate concealed carry pistol." Is it? Let's take a look.</p>
<p>The Smith & Wesson SD9 is inexpensive, but that doesn't mean it is cheap. In fact, it makes for a pretty good personal protection tool.</p>
<p>Smith & Wesson's new M&P M2.0 pistols are on the market. Are they really that big of an upgrade over the original models? Simple answer: yes.</p>
<p>My daughter has a responsible attitude. She is respectful, follows directions, and has shown a very strong interest in guns from an early age. I began teaching her how to deal with firearms at the age of two with the Eddie Eagle Gunsafe Program, followed by the rules of firearm safety that I use and that I teach my students. She was a natural.</p>