Author: David Bahde
IWI Galil ACE 5.56: Range Time with IWI’s Solid Home Defense Pistol
The IWI Galil ACE 5.56 is a fighting pistol designed for operation in the most hostile conditions out there, including vehicle and home defense, and it shows.
Pocket Pistols #186
Buying Your First Handgun: 5 Tips From a Former Gun Store Associate
Athlon Outdoors contributor—and former gun store associate—Dave Bahde offers five key tips for those of you looking to buy your first handgun.
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Gun Review: The Sig Sauer P229 ASE 9mm Pistol
This 9mm Sig Sauer P229 ASE pistol is built to withstand the elements without any extra weight.
Touch of Class: The Smith & Wesson Engraved 1911
Refinement without breaking the bank— meet the new Cadillac of 1911s: the Smith & Wesson Engraved 1911.
Instant Classic: Wringing Out the Coonan Classic 1911 in .357 Magnum
The Coonan Classic packs .357 Magnum power in an unstoppable 1911-style package.
Coonan Compact .357 Magnum: Carries Small, Packs a Big Punch
If you are looking for something a bit different in a venerable concealed-carry caliber, make sure you take a close look at the Coonan Compact.
Forging Ahead: Testing a Custom-Built Republic Forge 1911
Republic Forge crafts a perfect 10mm that can truly do it all; tactical, home defense, self-defense, hunting, even concealed carry if needed.
Sig Sauer’s Brand New P226 ASE Model Is Aces
The rugged durability of stainless steel without the heft. Meet Sig Sauer's new P226 ASE pistol, exclusive to TALO distributors.
Gun Buyer's Annual
Precision Tune-Up: 5 Tips & Tactics for Precision Rifle Shooting
Shooting a precision rifle isn’t easy, but it’s definitely not rocket science. Here are five basic concepts that will always apply.