Revolvers and semiautomatics are very different beasts, though both are capable personal protection arms. The key to solving the semiautomatic vs. revolver debacle is knowing the differences and choosing what best fits your environment and needs.
Want to start a lively debate the next time you’re at the range? Toss this one out: revolver or semi-auto for concealed carry? Whew, hold on tight!
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.