Post Tagged with: "Guns & Gear"

A Gun Ownership Primer: Holsters and Accessories, Part 2

A Gun Ownership Primer: Holsters and Accessories, Part 2

This is the final installment of the Gun Ownership Primer series, which I hope you’ve found useful. For reader’s convenience, here are the first 14 installments: A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  […]

Mean Gene Leather Announces New Gun Belt

Mean Gene Leather Announces New Gun Belt

When High Speed Gear founder Gene Higdon came out of retirement to found Mean Gene Leather, we were ecstatic.  Gene was a leather goods guy long before he started working in ballistic nylon, and so […]

You Need A Lever-Action Rifle

You Need A Lever-Action Rifle

If you’re a firearm owner and regular shooter, and you’ve been around the block a few times, then like me you’ve seen a lot of guns come and go. For whatever reason, one day they just aren’t […]

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 […]