Concealed carry is on the rise, which means more citizens are able to defends themselves and their loved ones better than ever before. However, that means having the right training, holster, or carry system, and most importantly the right pistol. Handguns are not a one-size-fits-all affair. This makes choosing—or recommending—a handgun rather difficult. However, when it comes to handguns, even men love to shop! Here are 10 top choices for your consideration.
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The military is making noises concerning a new sidearm. There is some controversy. Handguns, for whatever reason, seem to come with more emotional attachment and a sense of history than the rifle. I believe, that as a close quarters combat pistol, the Beretta 92 is lacking the most important attribute a sidearm should have and that is wound potential.
Personal Defense With Limits
When discussing handguns for personal defense there are arguments put forward that are at odds with the reality I have observed. After several years of university study, and 30 years as an armed professional, I have a rather confined idea of realism. I look for vetted information and demand an internal consistency from experiments and data. I feel that my conclusions are valid.
Most often, new shooters are introduced to the sport on .22 LR pistols for good reason. They have a low recoil, light Bang!, and offer an easy initial introduction. But what about a “first gun” for new shooters or those who have shot before, but are not familiar with the latest models? Perhaps you have a need for a home defense pistol or carry gun without time to go through the motions of learning on a .22 LR for personal reasons. Fear not, we have a few of our top picks to get you started. There will be plenty of dissension and additions to the list, but here are 7 pistols perfect for any new or experienced shooter.
In an Aug. 17 letter to the editor in the Washington Post, Gabriele de Plano, vice president of marketing and
There are plenty of guns deserving of the descriptions, iconic, prolific, classic and timeless. Some are iconic because of their
Beretta is our oldest gun maker in continuous production of quality firearms. Having delivered rifles to Napoleon and handguns to our own military, Beretta has developed an excellent reputation for reliable and durable handguns. While excellence of manufacture is always a selling point, so is the price point.
Beretta’s APX, a new striker-fired full-size pistol in 9x19mm, 9x21mm IMI and .40 Smith & Wesson calibers, debuted at the 2015 International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) expo in Abu Dhabi Feb. 22.
Last month, Beretta caused quite the stir when it announced its improved M9 9mm semiautomatic handgun made specifically to bid
My standards for personal defense handguns are high. While power, accuracy and control are important, the bottom line is reliability. Absolute accuracy
2014 was a good year for the gun industry as well as gun owners. Plenty of firearm manufacturers produced affordable, yet reliable
This week’s featured new products from Cheaper Than Dirt! include innovative firearms from Colt and Franklin Armory, as well as
I’ve enjoyed firing and using the Beretta ARX 100 discussed in this report for several weeks and during that time, have
In mid-May 2013, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley followed in the footsteps of New York, Colorado and Connecticut when he signed a