Springfield Armory Saint Pistol 5.56mm

By Dave Bahde Photos by 2EXTREME and Dave Bahde The close-quarters option in the ever-growing Saint lineup Short barreled ARs aren’t new. They have existed since the...

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...

Les Baer Stinger Monolith .45 Compact

by Massad Ayoob When Colt came out with their CCO pistol in the 1990s, the 4.25” Commander barrel/slide assembly atop the short Officers ACP frame,...

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...

FNH USA FNS-9C Review

Take the storied quality associated with Belgium’s FN, Fabrique Nationale. Mate it with the solid American workmanship of FNH USA (Fabrique Nationale Herstal/United States...

Ruger’s Newest 22/45 Lite

At a feathery 23 ounces, this .22 auto pistol now sports a rail and blue shark-gill shroud. And it shoots! Seventy years ago, William Batterman...

Midwest Industries Special Edition Sentinel Concepts Carbine

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

Glock G40 Gen4 MOS

Conceived by the late Col. Jeff Cooper as a harder-hitting, flatter-shooting alternative to the .45 ACP, the 10mm Auto was introduced in 1983. After...

The Bewitching Hex-Tac 4.0 9mm From STI

A high-capacity 9mm 1911 from a maker who has built guns for many champions. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines “hex” as a verb meaning to practice...

Smith & Wesson Victory .22 Pistol

The new S&W Victory .22 is an amalgam of many proven features. A tubular receiver like the Ruger’s, though squared instead of rounded, with...