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Vintage Beretta 9 Corto

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Father and son, quality time

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Put your faith in 380ACP? New on AllOutdoor

Compact 13-shot .380 from Turkey.

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South East Asia meets Asia Minor

12ga side-by-side, the Vice Presidential choice, and a 13-shot .380, both imported from Turkey by Zenith. Full reviews coming soon.

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Why such emphasis on low recoil?

A lot of the shooters I deal with are slightly built, young and relatively inexperienced with firearms. When they go beyond .22, it helps to teach them on relatively quiet and low-kick guns. That’s where the 380ACP carbine comes in … Continue reading

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Hi-Point 380ACP Carbine: new on AllOutdoor

Odd specifications, good performance.

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A fashion dilemma

Pity most European countries allow only the first option to their subjects… PS: It’s not like certain parts of America are any better…looking at you, New York City!

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Two ways to improve a Sig P238

Sig P238 is one of my favorite compact pistols. It can be made even more useful and handy with the following additions: a laser for sighting on the move or in low light, and a set for grips for better … Continue reading

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Selecting handgun pairs for carry and home defense: new on AllOutdoor

Overview of available strategies.

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Raising kids today to become independent humans of tomorrow

Alexis Nicole practices her pistol stance with papa. By the time she grows up, she will have one more skill that adds up with the others to an independent personhood.

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“Hey, I carry one just like it!”

A big advantage of working with competent models is that they can be asked to do a task instead of being directed, minute degree at a time, into a position which mimics doing the task. For example: “Please point the … Continue reading

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The smallest and the largest caliber of the line-up

The largest caliber North American Arms offers: 380ACP. The smallest: 22 Short.

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Taurus Curve addendum

After Michelle’s article, I wanted to make my own decision regarding this design. Had a chance to shoot it at the range today. Felt recoil isn’t bad. It’s there but not painful and doesn’t interfere with retention of the gun. … Continue reading

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Taurus Curve .380: new on AllOutdoor

A review by my friend Michelle, a self-defense instructor, with my photos.  

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CZ82 and CZ83 pistols: new on AllOutdoor

Military surplus suitable for defense?

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OATH Tango expanding ammunition: new on AllOutdoor

Making the best of 380ACP limited ballistics.

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Browning Black Label 1911-380: new on AllOutdoor

The combat-ready Bantam

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Equality of responsibility

Cornered Cat Also The Unavoidable Truth About Terrorism.

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Concealed carry shorts

Undertech concealment shorts — like a wearable IWB holster. Plus: very concealable. Minus: doesn’t stay open when empty, so re-holstering is more difficult. Drawing is simple but requires a pretty long reach and careful muzzle control to avoid covering self … Continue reading

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“Fight like a real man”

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