Simple, light, fast, and easier to engage, a lightweight shotgun makes sense in CQB. The Mossberg 500 Retrograde and Mossberg 590A1 fit the bill.
Home defense magazines. Are they different than other mag choices? Are considerations for home invasion defense different than other- and elsewhere?
We have a fact- and practicality based rifle bias.. The best firearm for most fights, and likewise the best gun for home defense, is usually a rifle.
The Colorado Supreme Court Monday ruled to uphold a 2013 state law banning sales of magazines holding more than 15 rounds. Read more about the case.
The best defensive handgun is designed to help you excel in a surprising, chaotic, close-distance, violent confrontation. Here's what to look for.
This new rifle sling from Defense Mechanisms is similar to the popular Vickers sling. But it has a few intentional improvements you should know about.
What's the best gun for home defense? That's a question very often asked (and just as often hotly debated). In this primer, one of our crew provides his answer(s) to the question, and why he feels the way he does. Your opinion, and the next guy's, and your mileage, will likely all vary — but it's never a bad thing to research and discuss a topic of this importance, even if you disagree. That's how learning occurs.
In Gunfighter Cast episode GC-131, Joe and I discuss firearms safety in the home for the defensive owner, but the concepts also apply to any type of owner of firearms.
<p>We know that it makes sense to carry a spare magazine when it comes to armed self-defense, but home-defense can pose some challanges. Especially when it is 3:00 am and you aren't wearing your tactical pajamas. An over the shoulder bag can be a great solution to carrying a mag and your other gear.</p>