Springfield Armory 9mm EMP-4” Lightweight Champion

By Tatiana WhitlockSpringfield up-sizes it’s smallest 1911 for enhanced shootability and a larger payload, while still leaving it highly concealable for every-day carryBeing an...

Les Baer Stinger Monolith .45 Compact

The Les Baer Stinger Compact has been out for a while; what’s new is its Monolith configuration with a heavy frame dust cover and...

Ruger’s Ol’ Standbys

By Christian Hazel Photos by Christian Hazel and Ben BattlesA classic, punch-packing pair of revolvers in calibers that will never go out of style Remember when...

Robar RC1911CQB

There’s a new breed of concealable fighting pistol . . . and Robar is on top of it.For a few years now, there’s been...

Marvelous Marvel Nighthawk 1911 .45

1911 master Bob Marvel lends his unique touch to a signature model .45. Among the 1911 cognoscenti, Bob Marvel is a name to conjure with....

Nighthawk Custom GRP Recon Double-Stack

Nighthawk adds a high-performance big-block option to its custom 9mm 1911’s For those who know and appreciate 1911s, the name Nighthawk Custom is both familiar...

New Black Hills Xtreme Defense Loads

If you carry a .380 Auto or .38 Special revolver for personal defense, read on. Black Hills has developed two new loads—one each in...

Sig Sauer MCX Pistol with SBX Arm Brace

In the few short years that Sig Sauer has been building AR-15s they have advanced the competence of the platform substantially. The subject of...

SIG SAUER Legion P226 SAO 9mm

Introduced in the latter part of 2015, SIG’s Legion series consists of guns from the classic “P-series” line feature a high-tech PVD finish, trigger...

Kahr CT40 Pistol

The new full-size, single-stack CT40 from Kahr Arms is an accurate, powerful and reliable personal defense pistol, and its light weight and skinny dimensions...