Category Archives: Semi-Auto

‘The Caliber Wars:’ Does the Round Really Matter?

I used to think that we gunwriters brought out the old “9 mm vs. .45 ACP” articles when we ran out of something else to write about. But, now I’m not so sure, because I see the same debates going … Continue reading

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Speed Holstering: Why It’s a Bad Idea

I’m not really sure where this business of speed re-holstering a handgun got started. Possibly, it began among competition shooters who thought it looked cool and was an indication of savvy gun handling. It might also have started with some defensive trainers for … Continue reading

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Mossberg Celebrates Centennial with Launch of MC1sc Handgun

NORTH HAVEN, CT – In celebration of the company’s 100thAnniversary, O.F. Mossberg & Sons, Inc., is announcing the release of a full-featured, 9mm concealed-carry handgun: the Mossberg MC1sc(subcompact). Coming full circle from the company’s first firearm design, called the Brownie, a … Continue reading

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The Heinie Lady Hawk 2.0

The Lady Hawk 2.0 gives a new look to one of Nighthawk’s most popular models. They’ve have taken all of the features that made the Lady Hawk a favorite among Nighthawk customers for years, and they have added even more. … Continue reading

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