Category Archives: Handguns

Pin Busters

By Massad Ayoob Photos: Gail Pepin Old gunnies remember — and younger shooters have heard the stories — of the

All In The Family

Old Colts Are Forever Massad Ayoob Photos: Gail Pepin I don’t know a lot of folks still driving their ancestors’

Safe Holstering

You Gotta Focus! By Massad Ayoob When I started teaching cops in 1972, they weren’t actually bad at quick draw.

If Guns Could Talk…

By John Taffin We’ve all come across a particularly interesting classic gun we wished could talk. But sometimes they do

The Good Old Days?

A Little Perspective, Please … By Massad Ayoob In 1968 pickings were slim for new handguns. In the “US Pistols

Beer Or Champagne?

Expensive Handguns Aren’t Necessarily Better! By Massad Ayoob For 2017, my training year ended in mid-December with a third-level class

The Ugly Truth

A Bargain-Priced Detective Special Proves Its Inner Beauty By Massad Ayoob So there I was in one of my favorite