MISCELLANEOUS GEAR

There's No Bad Weather

The title originated while looking at a two cycle, straight-pipe mountain wilderness pollution machine. I commented to the owner I was no longer up to the...
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Phone Skope

What’s your phone have to do with a scope? Lots, actually. When I saw this at an NSSF event introducing new companies to the SHOT Show, I knew I had to...
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New Products March/April...

The Project Stealth gun holster series by 1791 Gunleather combines American native steerhide with state-of-the-art carbon fiber. In a Project Stealth...
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N.C. ORDNANCE PYTHON GRIPS

The Colt Python is more than a gun, it’s an icon. From its graceful serpentine lines to its enviable capabilities, to its utter rarity these days — and...
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Pistol Slicker

Alpine products is well known for their “Spudz” micro-fiber lens cleaning cloth riding in its own little bag with a clip. I’ve used them for years and...
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WILDERNESS MICRO DUFFLE

Like pictures of fawns and baby otters, some things just nudge the “cute” meter. And since wife Suzi is all about “all-things purple” as many ladies...
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1911 accoutrements

The 1911 platform is a labor of love, and every love relationship has its ups and downs — requiring maintenance. Owning a 1911 brings with it a choice of...
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New Products Jan/Feb 2019...

Work Sharp’s Pocket Knife Sharpener offers complete field sharpening for all knife types and blade steels. It is lightweight, compact and easily stows in...
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MGM Steel Challenge Rack

We just loved shooting runs on this rack when family was visiting not too long ago. MGM also calls it a “A plate rack in a bucket” for good reasons —...
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Ammo Armor

I recently spotted some info on a product called “Ammo Armor,” an affordably priced polymer casing available for a wide range of autopistol magazines....
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PT Magz EZ Speed Loader

Okay, this isn’t exactly a “speed loader” like you might picture in your mind. Think of it as more of a “1911 magazine with a built-in way to load...
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Safariland Liberator HP

I’ll just say it: If you don’t use electronic muffs of some sort at the range or during training or teaching, you’re missing out — literally....
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Champagne Taste On A Beer...

Whether we fancy ourselves collectors, shooters, hunters or any combination of these, our typical answer to “How many guns do you need?” is “Just one...
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Every Day Carry

The commitment to carry a defensive gun daily is a significant one. If you’re new to it, you’ll soon find it can literally weigh you down. If you’re...
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Safety, Security, Lights &...

The LightTuck by Vedder Holsters offers maximum comfort and style by being highly customizable. All LightTuck holsters are available in 85+ colors/patterns...
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A Close Look: Revolver Extras

Whenever I hear someone say, “Oh, revolvers? They’re dead …” I always think of the hundreds of letters I get from you wanting more about them. You...
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Adjusting Fixed Sights

We recently heard from a gentleman who was having trouble regulating the sights on his revolver. In short, things did not go well, and he was looking for...
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Weekender Kit

Birchwood Casey’s “Weekender Professional Gunsmith Kit” also works for we mere mortal-amateurs. If you tend to wrench on your pistolas or wrangle your...
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Behind the Scenes: A...

I’ve written about my young friend, Dusty here, who has gotten his custom gunsmithing business off the ground and is doing well. He has a back-log of...

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SB Tactical SBPDW

Look, we all know MSR-based pistols are way cool. But, are they practical? They can be big, heavy, loud and sometimes difficult to shoot. Heck, who are we...

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Accurizer Sealant Kit

Put your thinking cap on for this one. The vast majority of commercial ammo (including those sold to law enforcement) is not sealed. During my police career...

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EDC Meets Bug Out Bag

We’re not talking end of the world stuff here, just those mostly annoying pitfalls we stumble into going to work, taking the trash out or when the...

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More with Less? Krytos...

Look, we all know the Glock is popular. Why shouldn’t it be? It’s affordable and it goes bang every time you need it to. But, notwithstanding Glock’s...

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A Close Look At: Sights &...

Technology is exploding and much of that forward thinking in our industry is geared toward making sights and shooting easier for we boomers. If you’re...

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A Close Look At: Personal...

Personal defense is different for everyone, so for this quick look I sorta’ sampled something off of different shelves. Keep thinking outside of your...

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A Close Look At: Defense &...

If you’re reading Handgunner, you’ve likely already committed yourself to assuring the safety of your loved ones by putting what you read into practice...

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A Close Look At Competition

Competition shooting has enjoyed something of a renaissance in recent years, and manufacturers continue to push the envelope when it comes to introducing...

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