Gun Test: Colt Lightweight Commander Pistol

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This 9mm is a 9+1 and uses Colt’s Dual Spring Recoil System in an aluminum frame – A 1911 that is an improvement on classic design

Gun Test: IWI’s Compact Uzi Pro Pistol

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This Uzi is not a target pistol or concealed carry gun but it would make a great home defense weapon

Gun Test: S&W’s New Performance Center Ported M&P Shield

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Smith & Wesson has made 1,000,000 Shields over the past few years – These handguns are among the best CCW guns around

Gun Test: SIG Sauer Legion Series P226 Pistol

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Never heard of the Sig Legion Series? Well then, besides one of the best 9mm’s ever made there is more.

Gun Test: Springfield Armory Range Officer Pistol

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Designed for competitive shooting this gun also makes a great defensive pistol – Tested in 9mm and also available in .45ACP

Time For A Nine?

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With a Glock 17 you have a 9mm handgun with 17 rounds of ammo in your hand. When it comes to killing zombies you need reliability and Glock's entire reputation is built on reliability. (Credit: Glock video Screenshot)

Thinking of changing your EDC from .45ACP to 9mm? So am I.

Gun Test: Sig Sauer P320

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Sig Sauer P320: The only gun on the planet that can go from subcompact 9mm to full-sized .45 in 30 seconds flat

Gun Test: Kimber Diamond Ultra II Pistol

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This sweet concealed carry Kimber comes in 9mm & .45 ACP. Check out the craftsmanship. This pistol is as beautiful as it is functional.

Choosing The Best Concealed Carry Caliber

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.22LR, .25 ACP, .380 ACP, 38 Special, 9mm, 40 S&W, . 45 ACP – What cartridge do you carry? What cartridge does you life depend on?

Gun Test: Grand Power K100 Mk12

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Manufactured in Slovakia, the Grand Power K100 Mk12 is a high-quality polymer pistol import with an innovative design offering tons of performance for the money

Gun Test: SIG Sauer P225-A1

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Sig’s reintroduced single stack makes a nice concealed carry or nightstand gun

Gun Test: Taurus PT-111 Millennium G2

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This Taurus is reliable and has a street price of about $250 – nice entry level concealed carry gun

Gun Test: HK P30SK

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That group is 1.5″ and shot at 25 yards! Fantastic groups with this little gun.

Gun Test: IWI Jericho 941

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Israel Weapon Industries 17 shot 9mm is well suited for concealed carry or home defense

How Does Your Ammo Stack-Up? 117 Handgun Loads Compared

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Want to check your self-defense load? We can do that

Gun Test: Wilson Combat Texas BBQ Special

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Know what a Texas BBQ gun is? Well, this is a great one.

Gun Test: Sphinx SDP

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World class quality – this gun runs like a Swiss watch

Gun Test: CZ EVO 3 S1 Scorpion Submachine Gun

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Big firepower, good price – but trying to keep skin on your finger is tough

Gun Test: IWI US Jericho 941 PSL Mid-Size Poly

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9mm tested – good trigger – American subsidiary of Israel Weapons Industries

Gun Test: Hi-Point C-9 And The Home Security Pack

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$200 gets you a 9mm, cable lock and a steel case