DISCOVER

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CARRY OPTIONS

LIFE'S TOO SHORT TO CARRY JUNK
Concealed carry guns staccato 2011, springfield armory xd-s and smith and wesson 642 j-frame
Carry Options: Day-by-Day...

American Handgunner Editor Tom McHale shares his go-to guns for concealed carry, including the holsters and optics he pairs them with.
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Ammo Loadout

Cops carry more ammo today than in yesteryear. Is there such a thing as too much?
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Staccato 2011 9MM:...

Handgun competitions don’t teach one how to fight, but they do an excellent job of burning in basic gun handling skills like trigger control, malfunction...
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First Look

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Spotlight New Gear...

Check out 2024’s new guns and the gear to carry and outfit them as seen in the May/June 2024 issue of American Handgunner.
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Spotlight New Gear...

A round-up of new guns for 2024, and the gear to carry and outfit them. As seen in the March/April issue of American Handgunner magazine.
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With decent sunlight, the included solar panels will recharge the Sidekick in about 7 hours.
4Patriots Patriot Power...

The Sidekick generator and solar array will get you started for a modest investment with enough backup power to charge computers, cell phones, radios,...
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For Women

SPECIALLY SELECTED CONTENT FOR ALL SKILL AND INTEREST LEVELS
Tuck & Carry Runners From Alexo Athletica
Tuck & Carry Runners From...

The Tuck & Carry Runners from Alexo Athletica feature a patent-pending double-pocket carry system that allows you to conceal and carry safely whether...
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Taurus 9mm G3XL — Not...

Welcome to the family! Taurus’s newest release, the 9mm G3XL, falls right between the G3c and the G3X, but with a 4" barrel and no manual safety.
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GLOCK G44 .22 LR

GLOCK's G44 .22 LR pistol is a great rimfire trainer for concealed carry.
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Gunsmithing

THE INSIDE SCOOP ON PISTOLSMITHING TECHNIQUES
A variety of Ballistol products in their notable green packaging.
The Joys of Ballistol

You experienced shooters and professional tinkerers out there likely already know many of the uses for this stuff, but for those youngsters reading this,...
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Life As A Lead Scrounger

A personal talent that goes hand in hand with bullet casting is being a first-class scrounger — of shootable lead alloys. I know because I’ve been a...
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How to Stipple the Grip On...

Texturing or stippling polymer pistol frames or grips is not new. It’s a great DIY project with very little expense. You can be as creative with texturing...
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Handloading

WHAT WORKS BEST FROM OUR EXPERTS
Bullseye! More Versatile...

Bullseye powder's main purpose is obvious. Just a pinch allows the shooting of light recoiling loads with a consistent velocity spread, providing accurate...
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Mastering the Finicky .32 ACP

The reason .32 ACP is hard to reload is there are two standards and the specs don’t entirely match. Here are some tips for casting your own.
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Dillon Precision XL750
For the High-Volume...

The strength of the Dillon Precision XL750 isn’t just its ability to crank out hundreds of rounds; it’s the mechanical predictability.
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Hunting

MORE ADVENTURE WITH A HANDGUN
American Rebel

American Rebel, designer and manufacturer of their own innovative “concealed and safe” lifestyle products for gun owners, introduced several new...
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Phone Apps

Smart phones have changed our lives — for good and bad. Ask a question and if nobody knows the answer, they’re either looking it up on their phone or...
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Young Guns

When I was growing up cartoons only came on TV on Saturday morning. There were no video games and fun was mostly found playing football, Cowboys & Indians...
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Training Tips

REAL-WORLD TIPS TO KEEP YOU SAFE
You Can Get Killed

There is often one missing piece to the puzzle of training, physical conditioning, mindset, marksmanship and tactics.
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rail on pistol caliber carbine
Why Pistol Caliber Carbines?

The pistol caliber carbine doesn’t replace either the handgun or the full-power service rifle but does provide considerable utility. For many homeowners,...
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The Sinistral Problem Or...

Research shows about 10 percent of the population is left-handed. My interest in the left handed thing is from a firearms perspective to include training...
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