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Gun Digest Book of SIG Sauer, 2nd Edition

New Book from Massad Ayoob Explores SIG-Sauer Pistols

Renowned firearms expert Massad Ayoob explores the ins and outs of the design and operation of various SIG-Sauer pistols in The Gun Digest Book of SIG-Sauer, 2nd Edition, the latest offering from Gun Digest Books.

Diamondback FS Nine, full-sized polymer pistol.

Diamondback Introduces Full-Sized Polymer Pistol

With concealed carry becoming more commonplace smaller pistols and revolvers have ruled the roost. But lately, there have been a number of manufacturers who have swam against the tide with full-sized handguns.

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HatsanUSA Expands Line of PCP Air Pistols

Hatsan has made a name for itself as an accurate option in air guns. And the Turkish company's new air pistol should help shooters stay on target with the addition of a removable, adjustable stock.

Sig P320 Carry Nitron.

Massad Ayoob: A Look at the SIG P320

For years now, traditional double action police service pistols such as the SIG P-series have been pushed out of the spotlight by polymer-frame, striker fired pistols, a revolution begun by Glock. Now, SIG has met the striker-fired polymer pistols on their own turf with the new SIG P320.

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Study Suggests Red Dot Optics Improve Pistol Accuracy

Practice, practice and more practice. As shooters know, there's no shortcut to accuracy. Or is there? A recent study suggests there might be an accessory that will tighten up a handgun shooter’s groups in a hurry.

The Glock and Kahr Arms pistols are popular striker fired semi-auto pistols for concealed carry.

Semi-Autos for Concealed Carry

From Concealed Carry for Women, author Gila Hayes explores some of the many semi-automatic pistols sold, summarizing their various options and how they operate.