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Choosing a Concealed Carry Handgun

This article is aimed at those just getting into handguns or buying their first concealed carry handgun. Choices are not something we are short of when it comes to concealed carry handguns. Most people buy a gun they like and then figure out how they are going to carry it. This often leads to them buying 3 or 4 different holsters and then realizing the gun isn’t the right gun for them to carry.…

Why Glock is Perfection

Glock rivals the 1911 for the title of most loved/hated handgun of all time. And with this, people are constantly challenging Glock one word tagline “Perfection.” I (a glock fanboy) and many others believe that the naysayers have many valid points on Glock’s lack of perfection.Naysayer Valid PointsThey come with horrible plastic sightsMagazine release is too smallOn the large side for most peopl…

Glock 43

One of my EDC guns is a Glock 43 with a Streamlight TLR6. I normally carry a Glock 19 in the winter but in the summer I don’t always have the clothing bulk to hide a Glock 19. I’ll start out by saying that the Glock 43 is what I call a compromise gun. It is the absolute smallest 9mm I feel comfortable shooting and carrying.I bought this gun as a present to myself for my 21st Birthday along with…

Trijicon HD Sights

I’m a big fan of the Trijicon HD sights for a defensive handgun. I think they just might be the perfect compromise sight between something like the XS Big Dots and Fiber Optics. They offer the speed of the Big Dots with the precision of the Fiber Optics. Well not really but they do offer a nice mix of the two. You will be hard pressed to find better sights for daytime use.Wait! What did he say…

Thumb Safeties on Handguns

External safeties on a handgun used to be a real hot topic and they are still an issue that new shooters go over when purchasing their first handgun. This is a matter of safety vs no safety and I’m not talking about a trigger safety that is technically an external safety. Some believe that a safety will make the gun inoperable for precious seconds in a self defense situation while others believe…

Buying A Gun Safe for a Good Price

Recently my Dad was dealing with a locksmith and during their conversation the locksmith told him that he had a small warehouse full of safes. He said they have every type of safe or lockbox you can think of. They receive calls on a regular basis offering the safes for free if they would remove them. In their inventory were even a couple of commercial and residential grade vault doors they had…