BUG is the Word

By- Steve Thompson For my entire law enforcement career, I always carried a back-up gun (or BUG) on duty, and frequently even off duty.  Usually my BUG was something small like a J-framed revolver or...

Shooting at the Spur By Max Miller

August 24, 2016 | vol.130 No.4 Article by:  Max Miller /  Saratoga Sun Newspaper Students gathered under a large metal canopy adjacent to the Silver Spur Ranch shooting range 8 a.m. Saturday morning, arms crossed and...
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So you want to Carry A Concealed Weapon?

I have been asked throughout my career as a police officer and firearms instructor from family and friends   “I want to get a CCW, what should I do?” Well….here is my perspective.  I am a...

Firearms…. Religion?

Firearms…. Religion? The longer I am in and around firearms and the firearms industry the more questions I have. Like most small children growing up my question is always why? Some of these questions are explained or...

The New Ruger 9mm

This is the new Ruger American 9mm Pistol. I will have a full write up on this very soon, but I was so impressed with this pistol I wanted post the target photo. This...

Perfection and Resurrection

  Perfection and Resurrection   by Stephen Thompson Writer / Guninpho.com   One of Glock’s catch phrases is “Glock Perfection”.  I have got to agree, in my humble opinion, Glock pistols are nearly perfect.  I will admit, I am a...

Gerber Self Defense Tools

Gerber Self Defense Tools John Russo Gerber Gear knives and tools have been saving the day since the company was founded in 1939.  For decades they have been making tools for survivalists, soldiers, hunters and all...

Galco Holsters

Galco Holsters John Russo   Carrying a gun is a serious matter and shouldn't be taken lightly.  A handgun is a valuable and dangerous piece of gear so it always amazes me when I see people carrying...

DFW Holster Company – Inside Waistband (IWB) Magazine Carrier (Product Review)

(Product Review)   I have been carrying a Glock 43 9mm single stack pistol now as my almost every day carry gun for a while now.  One drawback of carrying such a small pistol is I...

The Sheepdog Goes to Pasture (CCW now that you are retired)

You are a sheepdog, protecting the flocks from the wolves. But now you are a little grey around the muzzle, and there are leaner and meaner sheepdogs out there to protect the flock. It...