Editors Choice Awards

Vickers 221 Sling Based on the Vickers Combat Applications Sling, the new Vickers 221 Sling from Blue Force Gear ($80) may be the best carbine...

LaserMax Native Green Guide Rod Laser

The green (and guide-rod-laser) advantage I’ve always been a big fan of LaserMax Guide Rod lasers. In fact, the Glock 20 10mm I carry for...

Smith & Wesson M&P22 Compact

There’s no doubt that the M&P line of semi-auto pistols has been a huge shot in the arm for Smith & Wesson. Introduced in...

The High Ready – Practice without a bucket-load of ammunition

At a recent class working with a group of professionals we discussed the difficulty of finding the time to sustain skills. This is a...

The High Ready – Ammunition Management

Let's say that you had to employ your firearm in the immediate defense of life. And let's say you expended most of your ammunition...

The High Ready – Shooting on the move

Movement is a part of everyday life; we are perpetually in motion. Any type of conflict is going to have a high probability of...

The High Ready – Rifle or Pistol? The Realities of Home Defense

A common question we get regarding home defense is whether the home owner should use a rifle or a pistol. For about 90% of...