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Detonics STX, the world's first striker-fired and modular 1911/Hi Power hybrid. The grip went through almost 60 variations to get it "just right" and fit more hand sizes than most pistols.

EXCLUSIVE: An Interview With Bruce Siddle About The Detonics STX: A Striker-Fired 1911/Hi Power Hybrid

I’ve been a friend of Detonics Defense partner Bruce Siddle for a number of years, and got my hands on one of the first MTX pistols. It is a very soft-shooting pistol designed from the […]

Fit To Fight: Holsters For Workout Carry

Fit To Fight: Holsters For Workout Carry

Sometimes the stars just line up. This time they did for an article topic for the week. Early last week, I saw an announcement of the introduction of the DeSantis Road Runner carry system. That was followed […]

Springfield Armory 4" Service Model XD pistol

Springfield XD Hate

Up until now, most of the commentary I’ve read about Springfield Armory’s line of XD pistols has typically run along the lines of “love it!” to “meh.” Personally, I’ve owned both the 3″ subcompact and […]

LIGHT ‘EM UP: Why Illuminated Optics Are Replacing Traditional Reticles

LIGHT ‘EM UP: Why Illuminated Optics Are Replacing Traditional Reticles

Reticle illumination is a touchy subject for hunters, like antler point restriction or earn a buck rule, everyone has an opinion.  Very few people ride the fence on the issue, either illuminated reticles are mandatory […]

No love for Tac-Con’s “faux auto” trigger

No love for Tac-Con’s “faux auto” trigger

Tactical Fire Control makes a great commercial… …I’m a bit less enthusiastic about their actual 3MR trigger system, now that I had a chance to fire it on SHOT Show’s Media Day at the Range. […]

Ralphie opens his present in A Christmas Story.

Guns as gifts on Christmas?

I know of several people getting firearms or firearms accessories as gifts this Christmas, and many more who wish they were getting guns as gifts. What are you gifting… and what would be your dream […]

Hunter and rifle with combined age of 227+ takes doe in first week of MN deer season

Hunter and rifle with combined age of 227+ takes doe in first week of MN deer season

There’s a lot of history here, and we’re just talking about the participants in this story: On the Wednesday of the first week of Minnesota deer hunting, Kenneth Felt went looking for a buck. Living […]

Tactical Fire Control… all hype, or the next big thing in faux auto?

Tactical Fire Control… all hype, or the next big thing in faux auto?

Tactical Fire Control has come seemingly from nowhere with the promise of being the replacement for various slide-fire stock systems, with the only apparent modification from a standard AR-15 being a new trigger and selector […]

Revision/SOG partner for a combo deal

Revision/SOG partner for a combo deal

Revision Military was nice enough to send me their StingerHawk Eyewear System for what will be an upcoming “Guns & Gear” review, and they alerted me last night to a combo deal they are running […]

Binocular Buying Tips

Binocular Buying Tips

Key things to consider when purchasing new binoculars Maybe this is the year you decide to upgrade your optics with a new pair of binoculars. Flipping through catalogs from the sporting goods stores of your […]