New ‘Old Slabslides’: How to Build a 1911 Handgun
With Wilson Combat parts and a frame and slide from Caspian Arms, we learned how to build a 1911 at Brownells' 1911 Builders Course.
Double-Action Wisdom: Why Your Revolver Hammer Should Be Down
Double-action or single-action? Here's the compelling case for why your revolver hammer should be down at all times.
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Angstadt Jack 9: Running an AR Pistol from Angstadt, Sharps Bros
If marching to your own drummer is the way you roll, and you like the best, the Angstadt Jack 9 should be at the very top of your list.
BBs vs Pellets: A Showdown Using 2 Beretta Air Pistols
We air out one Beretta 92 that shoots steel and another that slings lead for the ultimate in airgun training.
CCW Grips: All You Need to Amp Up Your CCW Speed & Performance
If you want to boost the performance of your concealed carry handgun, swapping out original factory grips for aftermarket CCW grips is essential.
45 ACP Pistol Battle: Springfield XD Mod.2 Tactical vs Glock 21SF
Two of the most popular striker-fired .45 ACP pistols, the Springfield XD Mod.2 Tactical and the Glock 21SF, slug it out on the range.
Ayoob: 5 Cases That Show the Dangers of a Hair Trigger
Massad Ayoob offers up some straight talk on using a hair trigger for anything other than competition.
HK VP70: The Gun That Started the Polymer-Framed Party
A look at the original 'People's Pistol,' the HK VP70, which predated the Glock 17 by a dozen years and introduced the concept of polymer-framed pistols.
Full Gun Review: The Wilson/Beretta 92G Centurion Tactical
Wilson Combat and Beretta team up for the 92G Centurion Tactical pistol, which features a full-sized frame and a shortened top end with a 4.3-inch barrel.