Best Glock 23 Holsters of 2015

The Glock 23 is a fantastic gun that we all love. It’s large enough to carry around on your hip, yet small enough to easily concealed carry.

But one of the best ways of making it the most versatile, or the most purpose driven for your situation is to have the correct holster for whatever application you plan to use it in.

Here is a break down of the . . .

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Best Concealed Carry Handgun – Glock 27

Concealed Carrying weapons is more of a common occurrence than most people think or realize. Many people carry a concealed weapon with them daily to work, the store, and just about anywhere outside of the home. A concealed carry permit is in my opinion a very good idea to get. There’s no way the government can regulate and legislate safety (take Virginia Tech for example, a gun-free campus . . .

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Best Glock – Glock 22

Glock handguns are some of the best handguns available today. Some people hate them, while people love them. But what Glock handgun is the ‘Best Glock’? This question comes down a lot to personal preference, but there are a few aspects of each Glock that will put some ahead of others. These Austrian made, polymer frame handguns have always been known for their modern and blocky styling, simplicity in its . . .

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Best Handgun for Home Defense – Glock 21

Having a gun for home defense is a very important thing to consider, and because this is a site about handguns, we’ll talk about those (even though a pistol grip shotgun would probably be a better choice). Home Invasions for robbery, kidnapping or sexual assault are still a problem in today’s society, and the best way to protect yourself and more importantly your family is to have a . . .

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Best Handgun for Home Security

Choosing the Best Handgun for Home Security
So lets discuss the issue of the Best Handgun for Home Security. It’s a topic that I guarantee has kept many fathers up late at night, wondering how they fulfill their paternal duty. It’s your job to protect your household from whatever trouble may befall it, and if you are lucky enough to live in a place where guns are alright . . .

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Best Handgun for Stopping Power – S&W 500

If you are looking for a handgun for pure stopping power, then you have come to the right place. I live up here in Montana, and have friends from Alaska, so we’ve seen some of the bigger wildlife in North America. Some people think that some of the huge guns are overkill in any situation. Well, when you have an 8 foot tall Grizzly bear walking around your tent . . .

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Best Handgun for Women

Handguns for Women are becoming more and more of a normal thing in today’s culture. There are a lot of messed up people out there, so sexual assaults, rapes and violent crimes are still a real threat to women everywhere. You never know what is going to happen. But what is the ‘Best Handgun for Women’ to carry with them to protect themselves? A gun for women is a . . .

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Best Handgun Safe – V Line Pistol Safes

Keeping your handgun safe and locked up is a very important thing to do. Every year there is a news story about a young child finding a gun in their parent’s bedroom and accidentally shooting themselves or another sibling. It’s a sad and horrible thing, and is something that can be almost completely prevented by locking your guns up in a gun safe. Most gun safes are made . . .

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Best Pistol Caliber

The term ‘Best Pistol Caliber’ is a very open ended one. The answer to that will greatly depend on what the handgun is being used for. Self defense against a human, home defense, concealed carry? We will try to balance out all of the different aspects of the round to determine the best, all around, general purpose caliber for handguns. We used four categories for the judging; history, availability, stopping . . .

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Best Pocket Pistol – Kahr PM9

Pocket pistols (specifically the small, semi auto handguns), are a great option for people who choose to carry a concealed weapon regularly or daily. Some consider them to only be backup weapons for a larger, more powerful self defense handgun, but sometimes that larger gun isn’t feasible to carry regularly. That is where the best pocket pistol thrives. It’s small enough to conceal in the front pocket of . . .

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Best Revolver – S&W vs. Ruger

The revolver has been an American icon since the handgun was invented. It predates all of the fancy semi auto handguns, and has an aura of style that is hard to match. Their design is simple, clean and classic, which makes revolvers the most reliable and accurate guns available. They are simply a cylinder with 5-6 chambers for bullets that rotates to load a new bullet into the chamber . . .

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Best Revolver Brand – Smith and Wesson

Revolvers have been an icon as the American handgun since the handgun was invented. The infamous six shooter was made famous in Western culture, and shaped how the Western United States was formed. These guns featured a cylinder that contained multiple bullet chambers that rotated as one of the bullets was fired through the barrel. Most of them have either a 5 or 6 round capacity. They are the simplest . . .

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Best Survival Handgun – Ruger SP101

Intro / Defining Survival
The whole industry of survival and wilderness preparedness has become hugely popular within the last few years. More and more people are realizing how fragile our society is, and in the event of a global catastrophe, how will we survive?

Being the site ‘Best Handgun’, we are now going to look at the Best Survival Handgun for a wilderness survival situation. Please note that we are in . . .

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Concealed Carry Holsters

So you’ve just picked up your concealed carry permit. Now you’re looking for a great way to exercise your Second Amendment right to carry a gun with you in situations that you feel necessary. But how are you going to carry your concealed handgun? We’re going to look at a few different types of concealed carry holsters, and hopefully help you figure out what one is best . . .

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How to Choose a Handgun

With recent events such as the Aurora, CO theater shootings and the complete lawlessness in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Americans are realizing more and more that the only way to truly ensure the safety of themselves and their families is to arm themselves. If you don’t have a gun already, now is the absolute best time to get one before they get more expensive and more limited. But . . .

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Best Concealed Carry Handgun Type

So now to start the age old debate of what is the Best Concealed Carry Handgun Type to take with you on a daily basis.

The amount of concealed carry permits today is growing incredibly rapidly, as more and more Americans bring it upon themselves to arm themselves. They realize that they are the only ones truly responsible for their and their family’s protection.

But as many people are . . .

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Best 1911 Pistol – Colt 1911

The 1911 pistol design has been around for almost 100 years now. Originally designed by John M. Browning, this was the standard-issue side firearm for the United States military for over 70 years. It is arguably the best handgun design of all time, and certainly one of the most popular handguns available today. The design is a handgun classic, and the favorite of many handgun aficionados around the world . . .

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Best 40 Cal Handgun – Glock 23

The 40 cal round (.40 S&W) round is an absolutely fantastic round. It is a great balance between the power of the .45 ACP and the size of the 9mm. The .40 is a decently wide and heavy round, so it has very good stopping power, while still being able to be double stacked in a magazine for maximum capacity when you really need it. But what gun . . .

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Best Beretta – Beretta 92

Beretta Handguns are some of the most popular handguns in the world. They are the oldest handgun manufacturer in the world (Started in 1526), based out of Italy, and have been made famous by the M9 (Model 92 Civilian). They are an overall great gun manufacturer, and will continue to be one of the best in the world. Their designs are a mix of classic / elegant, and modern / cool. But . . .

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Best Concealed Carry Caliber

Choosing the ‘Best Concealed Carry Caliber’ can be a tough decision. It’s a complete compromise between stopping power, and round size and capacity for concealment. If you focus too much on the stopping power (like the .44 mag), then usually the gun you will have to go with a bigger gun with less round capacity. If you lean too much on the round size and capacity (like a 22 . . .

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