Tactical Accessories

When the situation calls on you, you call on your gear. Gun Digest works to give you the advantage in any circumstance through our tactical accessories section. Our reviews, articles and videos will help you get outfitted with the right gear, whether it’s choosing the right concealed carry holster or figuring out what to put on your AR-15’s rail.

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Gallery: 5 New Defensive Ammo Choices

Buy the best carry handgun you can afford and it’s still only as good as the ammo you load it with. When it comes to self defense, it’s important to trust that your ammunition will do the job. Here are five defensive ammo loads you can trust your life to.

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Inside Look at How a Silencer Works

Ever wondered how a silencer works? Well, SilencerCo and the American Suppressor Association give you a good idea with this animated graphic of the operation of the firearm accessory.

Suppressor FAQs.

Suppressor Q&A: Versatility vs. Efficiency

Many people are confused when purchasing a suppressor because they assume a suppressor’s caliber has to match the weapon’s caliber. In reality, you don’t necessarily care about caliber with suppressors.

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Suppressor Q&A: Point of Impact Shift

Many shooters express concerns with POI, or Point of Impact, shift when using a suppressor. Unfortunately, a lot of people aren’t 100 percent sure what that is, even though it’s a very simple concept.