Author: David Bahde
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.
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.
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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.
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.
Jesse James Cisco: The Metal Master’s Custom-Tuned 1911
Take a ride with Jesse James and his custom, rock-solid Cisco .45!
Kimber 1911s: The Desert Warrior and Warrior SOC
Let's take a closer look at two models in Kimber's line of Warrior 1911s—the Desert Warrior and Warrior SOC.