CZ Scorpion EVO 3 S1 Carbine

By Tatiana WhitlockThe king of affordable pistol-caliber carbines?Opening the crisp brown box from CZ, I was pretty excited at the chance to put some...

Taurus PT709 SLIM Pistol

Proof that a champagne budget is not a prerequisite to a good performing concealed-carry pistolThe Taurus PT709 SLIM pistol is not new for 2017,...

SureFire MasterFire Rapid Deploy Holster

By Dave BahdeYour weaponlight/suppressor-equipped-pistol holster solutionPistol suppressors have become quite popular over the last few years. Centerfire suppressors are starting to really catch on....

Howa’s New Long Range Rifle

By Mike DickersonHowa enters the long-range game with a rifle unlike any Howa that’s gone before. There was a time, long ago, when I viewed...

LCP-II: Ruger Updates The Most Popular Micro .380

When you’ve already sold over a million and a half, how do you sell more? By making the product better. In 2008, Ruger introduced its...

Midwest Industries Special Edition Sentinel Concepts Carbine

Photos by Charles Anderson and Jerry SarkodyA Yeti-spec, ready to rock ‘n roll defensive carbineWhen you merge the craftsmanship of Midwest Industries with the...

New-for-2017 Defensive Gear & Accessories

Vortex Optics Razor AMG UH-1 Holographic Weapon Sight The new Razor AMG UH-1 Holographic weapon sight from Vortex Optics ($699.99) uses Fusion Hologram with Quantum...

Bootleg Direct Impingement Uppers

By Dave BahdeWe test two new DI complete upper receivers from Bootleg, Inc., the sister company of Primary Weapons Systems.It has been my pleasure...

Nighthawk/Korth Super Sport Revolver

It’s huge! It’s heavy! It’s expensive as hell . . . but OMG does it shoot! “Super Sport.” To Americans of my generation, the term...

Thompson Center Compass

By Mike DickersonWhether you label them “budget-friendly” or “entry-level,” there’s no shortage of affordable hunting rifles lining dealer’s shelves these days priced below $500....

Walther PPS M2

By Frank MelloniAn Americanized version of Walther’s deep-concealment carry gun The debate will always rage on between concealed carry vs. open carry. Concealed carry allows...