DISCOVER

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CARRY OPTIONS

FROM CLASSICS TO CUTTING EDGE IN CARRY METHODS
Better Shooting:...

The first handgun I ever purchased, more than fifty years ago, was a Beretta Model 71. The Beretta 70 series was in production from 1958 to 1985. Initially...
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One and Done: In Search of...

What of the survival handgun? What features should it have? This was the central question in an event I recently attended at Gunsite: if you were limited...
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The Caliber Myth

Is There A Silver Bullet Pistol Cartridge?
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First Look

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DL Sports 1911 Standoff Device
Custom Stand-Off Device...

A custom stand-off device from D&L Sports can be added to professional Model 1911 or GLOCK pistols for front-line duty personnel, entry teams, defensive...
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Spiritus Systems Fanny SACK
Spiritus Systems Fanny...

If you're having a hard time carrying in summer clothes, this First Look is for you. Nic Lenze takes a look at the Fanny SACK from Spiritus Systems.
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Springfield Armory XD OSP Slide Kit and Slide Assembly Conversion Systems
Springfield XD Slide Kit...

Springfield Armory's new XD OSP (Optical Sight Pistol) Slide Kit and Assembly options allow users to update their handgun for the use of modern red dot...
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For Women

SPECIALLY SELECTED CONTENT FOR ALL SKILL AND INTEREST LEVELS
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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Hornady RAPiD Night Guard Safe

Hornady's RFID-enabled RAPiD Night Guard Safe hides a firearm in plain sight while keeping it accessible around the house.
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Gunsmithing

THE INSIDE SCOOP ON PISTOLSMITHING TECHNIQUES
Pistolsmithing: Carry...

Small and light S&W J-frames are perfect for everyday carry. Frames come in both steel and aluminum, exposed and hammerless versions.
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Pistolsmithing: How to Be...

I spend a lot of time smoothing and polishing each part and spring to reduce friction before even considering the obvious sear and hammer or sear and...
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Pistolsmithing: True...

There is the creative and innovative part of pistolsmithing. Modifying or creating parts to fit a need, adding features that never existed, or just plain...
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Handloading

WHAT WORKS BEST FROM OUR EXPERTS
DIY Bullets: You Can Use...

Something irking me now for over a half-century is someone saying, “My pistol needs jacketed bullets.” That attitude is especially wrong in the middle...
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Handloading: Make Your Own...

If anyone tells you that one can’t swage bullets at home, using standard reloading equipment, tell them that’s not entirely true. If you have not tried...
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Gunnysack: Lyman 51st...

Most other manuals are produced by companies that make powder or projectiles, so the recipes favor those products. That’s OK, but sometimes you need the...
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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
how to stop a mass shooter
How To Stop A Mass...

We can learn a lot from the actions of the heroic young man who stopped a bad guy with a gun at an Indiana mall. The Gun Cranks discuss these lessons and...
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Malfunctions! You Are...

A pistol out of ammo or with a stoppage is not bad luck, it is just a dangerous possibility while in a fight. The real issue is the prompt application of...
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One and Done: In Search of...

What of the survival handgun? What features should it have? This was the central question in an event I recently attended at Gunsite: if you were limited...
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