Guns 101: Remember to Check Your Holsters for Wear

As previously discussed, a holster is what holds a handgun to your body.  If you are carrying a handgun, it belongs in a holster since tucking a handgun into a waistband is negligent.  It is important to routinely check one’s holster’s for wear and tear, as a failure of the holster when carrying can be dangerous and/or unlawful.

Guns 101: Holsters

A holster is what holds a handgun, and can be thought of as a combination between a gun accessory and a piece of clothing.  Holsters are essential to safely and effectively carry a handgun.

Guns 101: Barrel Length

Barrel length will affect many aspects of a gun.  The right barrel length for any given purpose will depend upon a variety of factors.  This article discusses barrel length considerations for firearms.

Guns 101: Shotgun Shells

This Guns 101 article addresses shotguns shells.  Included are three basic types of shotgun shotgun loads (slugs, buckshot, and birdshot):

Guns 101: Revolvers

This Guns 101 article provides basic information about revolvers, which are a type of handgun:

Gun Safety Video Clip

I’ve previously discussed gun safety and responsible gun storage.  However, those are important topics, and I think the video clip below does a good job reinforcing those points:

Guns 101: a category with very basic gun information

A reader of this website recently suggested that I write some articles which provide very basic and simple gun information, geared towards those who don’t know much if anything about firearms.  I think that is a great suggestion, and the first such article will be published later today.  Regular readers who have no need for such beginner information can rest assured that I’ll space these articles out over time, so as to avoid boring you Click here to view Guns … Continued

Make Sure Your Gun Fits You Well

Having a gun that is comfortable for the user to hold and fire is important.  A gun that doesn’t fit the user will be unpleasant to shoot, and accuracy will suffer.  This article addresses such considerations when selecting a gun:

The Basics of Gun Safety

There are a few basics of safe gun handling that everyone should know and abide by before they even consider touching a gun, much less firing one.  Safely exercising our Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms requires that we be responsible, for our own safety and for the safety of those around us.

Safe and Responsible Gun Storage

Gun ownership is a sacred right, and with the exercise of the right to keep and bear arms comes the responsibility to safely and responsibly store those guns

Selecting a Gun for Home Defense

Many people purchase their first gun for home defense, and the question of which type of gun to pick is a common one. The three basic choices are a handgun, shotgun, or rifle. Of the three, I would recommend a