Comment(s)

We all drool over the latest from Wilson Combat whenever it hits store shelves. How can you not? The flawless engineering that goes into each pistol makes them as much a work of art as they are defensive tool. But perfection comes at a price, pushing the value of one of these masterpieces north of most budgets. So instead of setting yourself up for disappointment this Christmas, ask Santa for one of these budget-minded pistols under $500. There’s something for everyone on our list, ranging from latest and greatest in technology to time-tested and -honored designs.

For more information about the five pistols under $500 featured in the gallery above, please visit the following sites.

Glock 20
us.glock.com

Smith & Wesson Model 442
smith-wesson.com

Rock Island Armory GI Standard FS
armscor.com

Bond Arms Texas Defender
bondarms.com

Taurus Curve
taurususa.com

Up Next

Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill Passes House Committee

The national concealed carry reciprocity bill has been passed by the House Judiciary Committee, setting...