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Streamlight TLR-7 Compact Weapon Light – Review & VIDEO

The Streamlight TLR-7 might be the perfect everyday carry weapon light. Here they are mounted on an FN 509 Midsize and my Glock 19 Gen 4 milled by ATEi. U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- In 2015, SureFire changed the game for concealed carriers who wanted a weapon mounted light with the introduction of the pint-sized XC1. Since then companies like Olight, Inforce, and now Streamlight have continued to push compact weapon lights to the next level. At SHOT 2018 Streamlight introduced what could be consi...
Tags: Shooting Industry News, Concealed Carry, Patrick Roberts, Streamlight, Weapon Light


Concealed Carry Corner: Concealed Carry At Home

In this edition of Concealed Carry Corner, we’re discussing carrying on your person, while at home. Of all places that you should be able to feel comfortable, secure and safe, it may not actually be that safe after all.   CONCEALED CARRY CORNER: CONCEALED CARRY AT HOME I grew up in a town of about […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Concealed Carry At Home appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Murder, Guns, Open Carry, Editorial, Concealed Carry, Home Invasions, Concealed Carry Corner, Carrying At Home


Carry rotations are dumb

I can’t imagine why you’d rotate random carry guns “just because” and yet that’s a thing people do. Weirdos. Hey man you got a dollar?
Tags: Guns, Concealed Carry


Mid-Sized Concealed Carry Pistols: Sage Words

Opinion Mid-Sized Concealed Carry Pistols, Single-Column, 9mm Pistols Ft Collins, CO –-(Ammoland.com)- Concealed-Carry Pistols: Mid-size, double-column, 9mm pistols, such as the G19, SA/XD, S&W M&P, Walther PPQ, H&K VP9, SIG 320, CZ P10C, et al. have enjoyed immense popularity among Operators, for some time. They are all 16-shooters (at least) and are designed for concealed carry, particularly for average-to-large-sized men. Compact, single-column 9mm pistols, such as the S&W Shield, G43, Ka...
Tags: Guns, Glock, Kahr, GTM, Planet Earth, John Farnam, Firearm News, Defense Training International, Concealed Carry, Farnam, Collins CO AmmoLand, Self Defense Guns


Washington lawmakers mapping strategy to reduce Concealed Carry

Concealed carry U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Against the backdrop of a push for gun control by Democrats on Capitol Hill, Democrats in the Washington's state Legislature are pushing a pair of bills, one in the Senate and its companion in the House, that amount to a guide for anti-gun state lawmakers anywhere to reduce the number of concealed carry licenses or permits by discouraging applications and renewals via extremist requirements. Joe Waldron Joe Waldron, former executive director of the...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Senate, West, South Dakota, House, Oklahoma, Nra, State, Olympia, Legislature, National Rifle Association, Waldron, CPL, Evergreen State, Dave Workman


CONCEALED CARRY CORNER: GLOCK G43 vs G43X By The Numbers

Good afternoon shooters and welcome back to TFB’s Concealed Carry Corner where we discuss anything and everything related to the topic of packing a firearm for personal protection. Today we are going to revisit a topic we touched on more than two years ago: a by the numbers look at two of the most popular […] Read More … The post CONCEALED CARRY CORNER: GLOCK G43 vs G43X By The Numbers appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Comparison, TFB, Glock, Concealed Carry, Pistols, G43, Concealment, Semi-Auto, Concealed Carry Corner, Carry Corner, G43X


The Second Amendment in the States

Right to Carry 2019 United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Much of the focus on Second Amendment issues tends to be at the federal level. There are good reasons for this focus: Federal law sets the baseline for laws affecting our Second Amendment rights. Federal judges can overturn anti-Second Amendment state laws. The President can appoint new federal judges, and also can set the tone for what happens in the executive branch. We have been very fortunate to have President Donald Trump these last tw...
Tags: New York, Guns, Reagan, Hillary Clinton, United States, Gun Control, States, Andrew Cuomo, Illinois, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, Cuomo, Second Amendment, Trump, Nra


Concealed Handgun Manual Provides Invaluable Advice

Thorough, informative and readable — Chris Bird packs a lot of useful information in this authoritative addition to any gun owner's bookshelf. U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “I have to admit that I find it a hoot that a Brit is reminding me of situational awareness, and how generally we should be armed 24/7,” Gun Owners of America’s Executive Director Emeritus Larry Pratt notes in the Foreword to an important book. “Well, Chris Bird is not a typical Brit, and he has a lot to teach us typical Yanks...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Canada, Bird, Resistance, Pratt, Larry Pratt, David Codrea, Gun Rights News, Concealed Carry, Gun Owners of America, RKBA, AmmoLand Shooting Sports News, Firearms News, Chris Bird, Sutherland Springs


Concealed Carry Corner: Fitz Special Colt Revolvers

Today’s installment of TFB’s Concealed Carry Corner series is a historical one telling about one of the most interesting early attempts of adapting a full-size handgun for concealed carry use. Particularly, in this article, we’ll take a look at the history of modified Colt revolvers known as Fitz Special. John Henry FitzGerald was a police […] Read More … The post Concealed Carry Corner: Fitz Special Colt Revolvers appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Revolver, Editorial, Colt, Concealed Carry, New Service, Police Positive Special, Fitz Special, Concealed Carry Corner, John Henry FitzGerald


Self-Defense Ammo, How to Test for Carry or Home Defense

Opinion Tom, schools us on how you can test your self-defense ammo in your everyday carry weapon. How to Test Your Self-Defense Ammo: Sig Sauer's new M17 ammo is a +P version of the 9mm V-Crown. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- How do you go about choosing the right concealed carry ammo for your self defense handgun? There are eleventy-trillion loads on the market and twice as many opinions as to which is the best. There are endless articles and YouTube channels that do “self-defense ammo testing.” So...
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USCCA Announces Linda Harris Memorial Scholarship

In a touching act of remembrance, US Concealed Carry announced late this January that they were establishing the Linda Harris Memorial Scholarship. Linda passed away at age 68 on September 1st of last year. Linda Harris The wife of George Harris, co-founder of the SIG Academy, Linda was a lifelong shooter. She was the first […] Read More … The post USCCA Announces Linda Harris Memorial Scholarship appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, US, Training, Scholarship, Memorial, Daily News, Linda, USCCA, George Harris, Concealed Carry, Linda Harris


[SHOT 2019] DSG Arms Ranger Rack And GLOCK G48 Holsters

When it comes to unwavering support of law enforcement, military and civilian shooters, the industry has no better friend than DSG Arms. Not only do they have a wide selection of guns and gear at excellent prices, but they also build a lot of products in house, turning from a dealer/distributor to a full-blown manufacturing […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] DSG Arms Ranger Rack And GLOCK G48 Holsters appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Holster, SHOT Show 2019


[SHOT 2019] V43 Upper Receiver from Victory First

This is Victory First‘s first appearance at TFB. Started in 2012, they provide firearms training and Industry consulting as well as (predominantly) Glock pistol gear. You may also recognize Matt from the “Make Ready” videos from Panteao Productions, as well as Trigger Time TV. At SHOT Show they will have their new Glock 43 Upper […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] V43 Upper Receiver from Victory First appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Press Releases, Matt, Glock, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Other Gear & Gadgets, Panteao Productions, AIWB, SHOT Show 2019, Glock upper, Victory 1st, Victory First, Victory First V43


[SHOT 2019] NEW Full Conceal M3D AL Glock Aluminum Lower & Viper Chassis

Beginning in March this year, Full Conceal will be shipping their very own complete Glock aluminum lower. This will be an in-house product and afford shooters to take the Gen3, Gen4, or Gen5 Upper Slide Assemblies they already own and create a Full Conceal folding Glock pistol of their own.  This New complete aluminum Glock […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] NEW Full Conceal M3D AL Glock Aluminum Lower & Viper Chassis appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Full Conceal, SHOT Show 2019, M3D AL, AL Glock Aluminum Lower amp


Sneak Peek: GOTM February 2019

Hey Guys, January is almost over and February is about to start. With that being said, we wanted to give you an exciting sneak peek at February's GOTM, which is the amazing Concealed Carry Tactical Waist Pack. The pack comes in 3 different colorways (Coyote Brown, Olive Drab and Black) and has 5 sleek compartments making it most generous for storage. Out of those 5 compartments, you have a discreet, firearm pocket located on the back of the pack which is lined with a full loop field panel. W...
Tags: Military, Rothco, Concealed Carry, Rothco NY, Tactical Pack, Concealed Carry Bag, Concealed Carry Tactical Waist Pack, Tactical Waist Pack, Waist Pack, Coyote Brown Olive Drab


[SHOT 2019] NEW Mossberg MC1 sc 9mm Concealed Carry Pistol

The talk of SHOT Show, and leading up to it, has been the NEW Mossberg MC1 sc 9mm perfectly suited for concealed carry. This is the 1st handgun that Mossberg has produced in 100 years. So aside from the fact that the MC1 sc 9mm is a solid carry option it has been forever since […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] NEW Mossberg MC1 sc 9mm Concealed Carry Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Mossberg, SHOT Show, Concealed Carry, 9mm, Pistols, SHOT Show 2019, MC1 sc


[SHOT 2019] NEW Springfield Armory 911 9mm & SAINT Victor AR15s

Springfield Armory was in attendance at SHOT Show’s “Industry Day at the Range,” and they brought along a lot of their new toys for all of us to enjoy and check out in person. The highlight for many people was absolutely the New 911 9mm. The 911 model itself has been received very well, but […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] NEW Springfield Armory 911 9mm & SAINT Victor AR15s appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Springfield Armory, Ar-15, SHOT Show, Concealed Carry, New Springfield Armory, Saint Victor, SHOT Show 2019, 911 9mm, Victor AR15s


[SHOT 2019] New Bags and Backpacks From 5.11- Low Vis Collection

One of the biggest challenges every company has is to never stop innovating and moving forward, especially when things are going well. Going into 5.11 booth at the 2019 Shot Show I really did not know if I will have something to write about, but after a product demonstration I was really impressed with the […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] New Bags and Backpacks From 5.11- Low Vis Collection appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, Concealed Carry, Other Gear & Gadgets, Product Announcement, SHOT Show 2019


[SHOT 2019] Front Line Holsters Employ a Multitude of Materials for Every Carry Option

Front Line Holsters is a company that has been acknowledged for their holster quality and creativity world-wide. The Israeli Secret Service employs Front Line Holsters as well as Israeli S.W.A.T. (Special Weapons and Tactics) teams. The police from the island country of Cyprus in the Eastern Mediterranean also trust Front Line holsters for duty. The holsters […] Read More … The post [SHOT 2019] Front Line Holsters Employ a Multitude of Materials for Every Carry Option appeared first on The Fire...
Tags: Guns, Cyprus, Secret Service, Eastern Mediterranean, SHOT Show, Concealed Carry, Holster, Front Line Holsters, SHOT Show 2019


[Shot 2019] New Developments from XS sights

I am always glad to see a  well established manufacturer continue to refine their products as well as move forward with new ones.  From what I saw XS Sights is doing just that.  The big dot sight is certainly nothing new.  I have been using one is some form or another for almost 10 years now.  […] Read More … The post [Shot 2019] New Developments from XS sights appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, SHOT Show, Concealed Carry, Pistols, XS Sights, Pistol Sights, Big Dot, Backup Iron Sight, SHOT Show 2019


City of Austin Taken to Court for Violating Texas Law on Carry Rights

City of Austin Taken to Court for Violating Texas Law on Carry Rights Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – Recently re-elected in November 2018, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is taking scofflaw counties and cities to court. The subordinate government entities refuse to conform to a  reform of Texas gun law. In 2015, the Texas government passed an open carry statute. The statute went into effect on 1 January 2016. Part of the statute was to prohibit subordinate units of Texas government, such ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Department Of Defense, Austin, Arizona, Open Carry, City Hall, Paxton, Ken Paxton, District Court, AG, Waller, Waller County, Texas Legislature, Texas AG


How To Prepare to Carry a Gun

By Richard D. Turnquist How To Prepare to Carry a Gun Colordao – -(AmmoLand.com)- For me, it was Sandy Hook. For you, it could have been Thousand Oaks. Or Parkland. Or maybe it was Orlando. Mass shooting incidents tend to pique interest in becoming an armed citizen and perhaps a concealed carry permit holder. The journey from unarmed potential victim to armed defender is not difficult, but there are definite steps to be followed and certain things to be aware of. Carrying a firearm in publ...
Tags: New York, Guns, Colorado, America, Fbi, New Jersey, Ohio, District Of Columbia, Sandy Hook, Competitive Shooting News, Firearms Training, Concealed Carry, NRA Certified Instructors, Richard D. Turnquist, Ways Bullets Both Ways, Orlando Mass


Safe or Not to Safe? Which Mechanical Gun Safety is Right for Concealed Carry?

Opinon A 1911 like this new Springfield Armory Range Officer Elite 10mm has a “classic” thumb safety. USA –-(Ammoland.com)- I wonder if everyone who carries a concealed pistol goes through the same mental evolution? When I started to carry, I had a subconscious fear that my gun would go off inadvertently while carrying. While I thought about carrying with an empty chamber, I never went quite that far as I recognized that chambering a round in the heat of a self-defense encounter was not a re...
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HSGI Announces Covert Med Kit – 247 Trauma Wrap

HSGI 247 Trauma Wrap Swansboro NC –-(Ammoland.com)- Manufacturer of Battle Proven Tactical Gear, High Speed Gear is pleased to announce the addition of the 247 Trauma Wrap to their line of first aid products. The 247 Trauma Wrap is designed to streamline the carry and deployment of essential life-saving equipment, helping users “Stop the Bleed” in response to gunshot wounds. The ability to covertly carry the essentials, making the 247 Trauma Wrap a top choice for civilian EDC, or covert milit...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Gear, Everyday Carry, Edc, Shooting Industry News, Concealed Carry, Swansboro, Tourniquets, High Speed Gear, Ryan Damaska


Comp-Tac Announces New Fits for the eV2 AIWB Holster

Comp-Tac Announces New Fits for the eV2 AIWB Holster Houston, TX –-(Ammoland.com)- Comp-Tac a leader in high-quality holsters for competition, concealed carry, and duty use, adds 7 new make and model fit options to the eV2 an AIWB holster. Note: The eV2 was also previously known as the eVade. The new make and model fits include: CZ P01, Glock 26/27/28/33 Gen 1-5, Glock 42, H&K VP9SK, Ruger Security 9, S&W MP 2.0 4” 9mm/.40/.45 and Sig P938. These new offerings complement the existing lineup o...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Gear, Houston, Glock, Sig Sauer, Shooting Industry News, Comp Tac, Concealed Carry, Gordon Carrell, Holsters, About Comp Tac, HSGI Company Comp Tac


TFBTV: The NEW Mossberg MC1 Single Stack 9mm Pistol

In this episode of TFBTV, James looks at the brand new Mossberg MC1, which is a single stack 9mm with 6+1 capacity and very similar in size to the Glock 43. It also has features lacking from its competition, including a flat trigger and forward slide serrations. It also takes Glock 43 magazines! (Seriously.) Check […] Read More … The post TFBTV: The NEW Mossberg MC1 Single Stack 9mm Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Concealed Carry, Pistols, TFBTV


Mossberg Celebrates Centennial with Launch of MC1sc Handgun

Mossberg Celebrates Centennial with Launch of MC1sc Handgun NORTH HAVEN, CT –-(Ammoland.com)- In celebration of the company’s 100th Anniversary, 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 22 caliber, four-shot “pocket pistol,” Mossberg has incorporated 100 years of engineering expertise in developing this superb conceale...
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TFB Review: Mossberg MC1 Subcompact Pistol

Pop quiz: What was the first firearm that Mossberg manufactured? If you guessed a pistol, you have some bragging rights in the comments section. (If you said a shotgun, you clearly miss obvious clues…) Mossberg got their start with the “Brownie”, a four-shot pistol marketed to trappers for dispatching game. It was “dandy” according to […] Read More … The post TFB Review: Mossberg MC1 Subcompact Pistol appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Reviews, Guns, Mossberg, Concealed Carry, Pistols


GLOCK 43X & GLOCK 48: Two New Slimline Models for Everyday Carry

A Perfect Fit, GLOCK Introduces Two New Slimline Models SMYRNA, Ga. –-(Ammoland.com)- Today, GLOCK, Inc. announced two additions to the GLOCK pistol family. The GLOCK 43X and the GLOCK 48 feature the design of the Slimline series with a silver slide and are a perfect fit for everyday carry. Chambered in 9X19, both pistols feature a compact Slimline frame with silver nPVD finish and a 10-round magazine capacity making them ideal for concealed carry. “With the success of the Slimline series in ...
Tags: Guns, United States, Everyday Carry, Glock, GNS, Featured Articles, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, Concealed Carry, 9mm, GLOCK Inc, Smyrna Georgia, Glock 43, Slimline, Josh Dorsey, Glock 48


Featured Deals of the Week 12/28/18

Weekly Deals Roundup: 22LR in bulk, AR-15 pistol upper, bulk 5.56 and magazines, S&W MP380 and vault, CZ Scorpion EVO Thanks for tuning in to the last Gun Deals of the year folks, have a Happy New Year! remington 22lr thunderbolt 40gr 5000 rounds – $129.99 What the deal is: Outdoor Limited is selling cases […] Read More … The post Featured Deals of the Week 12/28/18 appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: Guns, Editorial, Ammo, Ar-15, Concealed Carry, Pistols, Rifles, Guns & Gear, Ammunition, AR Upper, 22LR, 5.56, Pistol Rifle, 380 AUTO, 5.56 Magazine, Gun Deals