Best Handgun

Finding the best handgun has to meet certain requirements such as: price, size, caliber, recoil and host of other factors. Read though these handgun reviews to help you decide which is the right one for you.

Best Handgun For Women – Explained

revolver pink grips

Amazon.com Widgets   The National Shooting Sports Foundation reported in September of 2013 that the fastest-growing demographic among new shooters is young, urban women. This is really no surprise, given recent statistics for violent crime among some of the nation’s troubled cities like Chicago and Detroit. But does a woman really need a gun to […]

5 Options For Best Handgun Under $500

Browning Buck Mark Standard URX .22LR Pistol

Amazon.com Widgets The last nine U.S. Presidents and numerous State Governors have signed laws since 1964 that restrict gun ownership for the public, forbid carrying a gun in an increasing number of places, put limits on magazine capacities, outlawed cosmetic features on otherwise standard rifles and also banned certain brands and models of guns from […]

Types Of Pistols

Amazon.com WidgetsTo the novice gun collector or the beginner, it might come as a surprise that there are twenty-one different types of pistols: semi-automatic pistol, air pistol, machine pistol, Heckler & Kock P11, welrod, COP 357 Derringer, the regular Derringer, duelling pistol, Ruger Hawkeye, limp wristing, Harpers Ferry model 1805, Remington Rider single shot pistol, […]

Handgun Laws – Concealed Carry States

Amazon.com Widgets Note: This summary is not intended as legal advice or restatement of law and should not be construed as such. This summary also does not include federal or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. Although accurate as of press time, firearm laws are subject to change and court interpretation. For any particular situation, a […]

Best 9mm Handgun Review

Amazon.com Widgets The overwhelming preference in the current handgun market is for weapons in the 9mm caliber. The reasons for this include high velocity, compact size and high magazine capacity. This is a direct outgrowth of the adoption of the 9mm for duty weapons by militaries and law enforcement worldwide. Because of the huge market […]

Best 22lr Pistol Reviews

Smith and Wesson 22A

Amazon.com WidgetsMany shooters overlook the .22 long rifle caliber in favor of harder-hitting rounds, but self-defense with a firearm is more about shot placement than any other factor. Hitting someone several times with a small round is far better than missing them with a big round. It can be easier for an elderly individual or […]

Best Handgun For Home Defense

Amazon.com Widgets When it comes to choosing the best handgun for home defense, a variety of factors should be considered. While price is an obvious consideration, the skill level of the shooter, the size and strength of the shooter, and ease of use during a potentially life-threatening invasion are also important aspects that play into […]

Most Reliable Handgun: Glock

The Glock 17

Amazon.com Widgets When the Austrian military announced in 1982 that Glock had been awarded the contract to provide its new advanced field pistol, the news rocked the shooting world and the firearms industry. Glock was known as a producer of field knives, bayonets and entrenching tools, along with a few other military products like machine […]

Top Rated Handguns: Choose Yours

Sig Sauer P226

Amazon.com Widgets Before you go out to the nearest sporting good store you should know that not every handgun is the same. Sure you can spend upwards of  $5,000 on a really nice chrome plated .45 caliber Wilson Combat but do you really consider it the be one of the top rate handguns? I have […]