The Family of Guns and Magazine Compatibility

I strongly promote settling on a “family” of guns as your primary defensive handgun option.  Personally, I use the Glock 9mm family, in particular the Glock 19 and Glock 26.  I don’t bother with the small-frame Glocks like the model 43 because they don’t accept the standard magazines.  Being restricted to model specific single-stack magazines... Continue Reading →

The 5 Essentials of EDC

After many years of carrying concealed I have concluded that there are five tools that I insist upon carrying at all times legally possible. Before proceeding I have a caveat: there are other tools that I believe you should also always carry when in civilized society that I do not include in this 5.  These... Continue Reading →

Modular Medical Carry

In the 21st Century, the prepared citizen carries emergency medical gear: in particular, gear to stop traumatic bleeding.  A trauma kit is quite similar in role to a handgun: if you actually need it, then nothing else will do.  If you are switched on enough to carry a firearm you need to be carrying a... Continue Reading →

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