• Ruger’s 75th Anniversary SR1911

    This year marks the 75th anniversary of Sturm, Ruger & Co., founded in 1949 by partners Alexander McCormick Sturm and William Batterman Ruger. When Sturm died suddenly in 1951,...

  • Pedigreed Defensive Precision

    Those of us who care about such obscure things like founders of modern gun companies likely have the name Carl Walther burned into our collection of neurons dedicated to...

  • Taurus G3 9mm

    Sometimes we at Handgunner take a little heat for highlighting guns requiring a letter of credit from a Swiss bank to buy. I get it.

  • Kimber's 10mm Super Jägare

    It seems every time I turn around, gun manufacturers are introducing new 10mm pistols. What’s up with the resurgence of the Centimeter?

  • Kahr TP9 GEN2 Premium

    When Justin Moon started Kahr, it was mostly due to his own frustration at not having a suitable 9mm-style auto in a small enough package to be convenient to carry.

Springfield Armory Echelon pistol in Desert FDE And OD Green

Springfield Armory Echelon Now Available In Desert FDE And OD Green

The Springfield Armory Echelon 9mm pistol is available...

Streamlight TLR-7 HL-X

Streamlight TLR-7 HL-X

Streamlight's new TLR-7 HL-X USB rail-mounted light...

TaurusTX 22 Enhanced

TaurusTX 22 Gets An Upgrade

The TaurusTX 22, once dubbed "The Ultimate Range...

Crime Doesn’t Pay

What follows has been immortalized in film on several occasions, but this happened for real. Our hero was part of an inept three-man bank robbery crew.
Read Full Article Will Dabbs, MD
Spotlight New Gear July/August 2024...

Guns and the gear to carry and outfit them. Check out 2024’s latest.
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2024 Father's Day Gift Guide
9 Father's Day Gift Ideas For 2024

Whether your dad is an avid shooter, a passionate outdoorsman, or simply appreciates the finer things in life, our Father's Day Gift Guide has you covered....
Read Full Article Ashley McGee
The XS GUNSMITH-Series sight pusher comes as a complete kit — made in the USA!
Fast And Secure Sight Installation

Upgrade GLOCK sights effortlessly with XS Sights' GUNSMITH-Series Sight Pusher. Made in the USA, it simplifies installation, ensuring precision without damage.
Read Full Article Roy Huntington
The Best Investment

I’ve never been great with money. I’ve only ever made two really good investments. The first was my wife. She is irreplaceable, and I got in on the...
Read Full Article Will Dabbs, MD
Beretta Tomcat
The Tiny (But Not Really) Beretta Tomcat

Sure, .32 ACP isn’t the ideal caliber for self-defense, and the Beretta Tomcat isn’t nearly as small as it could be to package and launch the relatively...
Read Full Article Tom McHale
Power Pistol

While I’ll never give up my Unique habit, Alliant’s Power Pistol is slowly replacing it for some loads. Here are a few of my favorite loads using Power...
Read Full Article Jeff "Tank" Hoover
Everything is Horrible

If you’ve ever watched the news, you’ve undoubtedly noticed that human beings are uniformly horrible. As I sit typing these words, I have just wrapped...
Read Full Article Will Dabbs, MD
The Walther PP: The Autoloader That...

In 1929, Fritz Walther got the world’s attention with his 8-shot magazine, .32 ACP, Model PP autoloader, which could be safely carried fully loaded and in...
Read Full Article Frank Jardim
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TarnKappe Gear Shirts

Being a “gray man” is a great strategy for concealed carry. You don’t want to be the one standing out as a tactical Ninja when out and about. Better...
Read Full Article Tom McHale

Inglis GP-35 Pistol Package

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The Rock Island...

The Rock Island Armory 5.0 is like the yeti, your daughter’s imaginary uni-corn, or the elusive fiscally-responsible congressman. It is the sort of...
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Herter's Big...

Readers in my age group likely remember when the Herter’s Company had a thriving mail order sporting goods business, selling everything from firearms and...
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The folks at Nighthawk Custom coined the phrase, “One gun, one gunsmith” to capture their manufacturing philosophy. It means what it says.
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Sixgun Hammers...

A personal quest for personalizing sixguns by changing hammers and handles.
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Gear Spotlight...

It wasn’t that long ago changing sights required the services of a gunsmith. If you were lucky, it was a replacement job. If not, it was time to break out...
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Team Tactics…...

Why would you need training in tactics with your spouse or significant other? You don’t have to become the next high-speed operator to leverage basic...
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Be Prepared! Water for the...

There's one thing more essential to survival than food, and that's water. After all, it makes up about 50% to 70% of your body weight. This week, the Gun...
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Be Prepared! Food For the...

The Cranks are back! This time, for a multi-part series on emergency preparedness. Let's kick things off by talking about food. How much land does one...
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Should You Customize Your CCW?

How custom should your carry gun be? This week, the Cranks tackle yet another controversial topic — this time, at the suggestion of Roy Huntington.
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