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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.

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VIDEO: Glock 42 Review with Jerry Miculek

In this Glock 42 review, World Champion shooter Jerry Miculek puts the new handgun through its paces like only Jerry can. The handgun review includes close and long range tests (up to 110 yards), reliability with different ammo and how it stacks up against similar concealed carry guns on the market.

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SHOT 2014: 3 Cool Guns

With the shear amount of merchandise at the SHOT Show, it is difficult to pick favorites. But I've dared to do so, listing three guns that caught my eye from the slew of other firearms hitting the market.

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Handgun Review: Boberg XR9-S

The Boberg XR9-S looks kind of funny. The ejection port is situated rearward and the magazine looks backwards. But when you understand how it works, you realize this thing is the ideal concealed carry handgun.