Taurus PT709 SLIM Pistol

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

Out Of The Box Match Pistol: SIG P320 X5

Promised to be capable of winning matches out of the box, the P320 has many competition features, plus home defense capability. The SIG SAUER folks...

Sig Sauer M400 Elite

By: Dave Bahde Photos by: 2xtreme, Ben Battles, Dave Bahde A ready-to-go package that’s about as good as it get for and out-of-the-box, direct-impingement defensive carbine? After...

IWI Tavor X-95

By Dave Bahde Rifles suitable for use by a patrol officer are equally capable for personal defense. That’s why the 5.56mm carbine is so popular....

LWRCI REPR MKII 7.62 NATO

By Dave Bahde Photos by: David Bahde and Ben Battles The MKII variation brings key upgrades and changes to an iconic 7.62 weapon platform Years ago (about...

Raven Concealment VanGuard 3 IWB Holster

Not taking into account my unused holster drawer, my active holster drawer—filled with holsters for various guns, with and without weaponlight’s attached—is unruly and...

SIG SAUERP365 Pistol

The new micro-compact SIG Sauer P365 ($599.99) is a polymer-frame, striker-fired pistol chambered in 9mm with 10+1 round capacity. SIG SAUER’s definition of “micro...

Dan Wesson A2 Commander 1911 .45 Auto

A classic design, well-executed, with a strong pedigree . . . and surprising accuracy. Meet the Dan Wesson A2 Commander 1911 .45 auto pistol. It...

Ruger SR1911 Lightweight Commander

Introduced spang in the middle of the 20th Century, the first pistol to be produced with a lightweight aluminum frame—Colt’s Commander 1911—has been an...

Now In 9mm: The Springfield Armory Range Officer

When Springfield Armory brought out their Range Officer, a high-end, production-quality pistol with BoMar-like adjustable sights and a Parkerized finish to lower production costs,...