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Unwilling to be the victim, it’s the hallmark of those who concealed carry. Gun Digest takes this lifestyle as serious as you. We’ve worked hard to bring you the most up-to-date news and reviews in our concealed carry section, giving you the relevant defensive carry information to stay on top of CCW issues and tactics. Tactical TrainingFree Concealed Carry Holster DownloadFree Firearms Training DownloadFree Handgun Guide Download

Possibly the most famous of all .380 ACP pistols are the Walther PPK and PPK/S, great pocket pistols and backup guns, and favorites of James Bond fans.

Three Cheers for the .380

When an earlier story on carry calibers wrongly omitted the .380, Gun Digest readers sounded off. We heard you loud and clear.

The effective use of cover seems quite simple but it is both a science and an art. Good cover should provide the most protection to your body but also offer a good field of view so you can see what is happening around you. Try to note potential cover and defensive positions when in a new area before trouble starts.

The Fundamentals of Gunfighting

While everyone hopes the only gunfight they’ll be in is on the Xbox, if you carry for self-defense, you have to be prepared for the real thing.

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Shooting Drills for Self Defense

Professional operators constantly train, civilian shooters should obtain this same mindset when it comes to self-defense. Here are three skill sets with shooting drills that are certain to improve a shooter's capabilities when it matters most.

Ask any five shooters what’s the best gun for self defense, and you’ll get six different answers!

Picking the Right Concealed Carry Gun

Choosing a concealed carry gun is really about reaching the right balance for you. You have to consider size, power, efficiency and capacity in your deliberations, and each variable affects the others. Here are 23 pro-con arguments to consider in the eternal autoloader vs. revolver debate.