Category Archives: Handguns

MAG Magic

Magazine Design Is Critical For The 9mm To Function Reliably In the 1911 By Massad Ayoob John Browning’s Colt of

A Real Deal

The .40 S&W Lost Its Charm. This Means Bargains! By Massad Ayoob If you’ve been following handgun trends the last

Versatility Defined

The Ruger SR1911 .45 ACP With Adjustable Sights Takes Full Advantage Of Today’s Ammo Choices By Massad Ayoob Ruger started

Spare Ammo

How Many Rounds Should A Pistol-Packer Pack? It’s A Contentious Debate By Massad Ayoob If you want to start an

When Nuthin’ Works

Touted For Their Reliability, Even The Finest Double-Action Revolvers Can Have Problems By Massad Ayoob In every article you’ve ever

Why Tight Is Right

Some Say “Don’t Hold Your Handgun Too Hard.” Mas Begs To Differ By Massad Ayoob There are many theories on

Revolver Requiem?

Nope. The DA Wheelgun May Have Waned In Popularity, But It Sure Ain’t Dead Yet! By Massad Ayoob When they

Vital Points

Shot Placement, Incapacitation And Conventional Wisdom By Massad Ayoob Many, if not most, defensive firearms programs these days emphasize three

It’s On The House

For A Quarter-Century Now, GLOCK’s Low-Cost, Prize-Rich Handgun Match Has Welcomed Novice And Expert Alike. By Massad Ayoob GLOCK has

Home Carry

Wear A Gun In The Safety Of Your Own Home? Here’s Why It’s A Good Idea. By Massad Ayoob A