Author Archives: Corey Graff

About Corey Graff

Corey Graff is the online editor for He is the author of What's In Your Bug-Out Bag? and The Comprehensive Guide to Concealed Carry Holsters. His personal interest in firearms includes handguns for hunting and self-defense as well as guns from the World War II era.


Modern Shooter Video: Glock Matchmeister in Action!

Modern Shooter TV travels to Florida to meet with Massad Ayoob. The legendary firearms instructor walks us through one of the fastest growing competitive shooting sports, the Glock Sports Shooting Foundation with some help from a genuine Glock Matchmeister.

The Blackhawk! SERPA CQC Concealment holster features Level 2 retention. Passive retention is provided with the adjustable detent screw on the side for tightness, while the SERPA Auto Lock release on the side represents the active retention element.

Understanding Holster Retention

Holster retention is an important concept to grasp, whether you open or concealed carry. Here is a look at some general concepts on holster retention.

The 5.56 NATO chambered Ruger Scout Rifle in stainless steel.

A Ruger Scout Rifle In 5.56 NATO?

The successful Ruger Scout Rifle — originally chambered in the heavier-hitting .308 cartridge — will now be offered in 5.56 NATO, making it both a practical scout-style rifle for tactical use and a sweet varmint hunting rig.