Monthly Archives: December 2018

Competition Firearms for Self-Defense

One day at our local BS (Breakfast and Shooting) session, the topic of using a pistol intended for competition as a self-defense firearm came up. While we all agreed that it would not be a good thing to do, the … Continue reading

‘Cuda” Holster by Simply Rugged Holsters

Authors Note: You may think, by the above image, that what you are seeing is a bulge from a concealed firearm. As you find out later, it is not. Out of the many aspects of carrying a firearm concealed, the … Continue reading

Glock GEN 5 G45 Compact, 9x19mm

“The Compact Crossover pistol G45 in 9x19mm combines a compact slide with a full size frame and has all the benefits of a Gen5 model. Utilizing the design and engineering GLOCK developed for its military pistols (G19X) combined with Operator … Continue reading

Glock G45 vs. Springfield XDm 3.8

The Glock G45 now provides us with a G19 barrel with G17 capacity; a “Commander” length G17, if you will. The Springfield XDm 3.8 in 9mm has given us that combination for quite some time. It was only logical for … Continue reading

Ruger ‘New Model’ Single-Six Convertible

A New Look at an old Single Action Revolver There, nestled away in a Pawn Shop showcase, was a New Model Ruger ‘Single Six’ Convertible. That was in 2010 and I am still drawn to it today as I was … Continue reading