New For 2019: Smith & Wesson Model 610 Revolver
10April

New For 2019: Smith & Wesson Model 610 Revolver

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U.S. Precision Defense Thanks to increased interest in handgun hunting and the development of purpose-built defensive loads, the 10mm cartridge is undergoing a bit of a renaissance right now. Originally created in the early '80s by the leg

Review: Dan Wesson Guardian 1911
29March

Review: Dan Wesson Guardian 1911

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U.S. Precision Defense- The Dan Wesson Guardian 1911 had a considerable advantage going into this review: the CCO configuration (Commander-length slide, lightweight Officer-size frame) is my favorite for 1911-based, concealed-c

Review: Magnum Research Desert Eagle 429 DE
25March

Review: Magnum Research Desert Eagle 429 DE

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U.S. Precision Defense Certain handguns trigger recognition that transcends politics and lifestyle by the increasingly rare phenomenon of shared experience. In this case, the communal experience is watching action movies. Those who’v

Tested: Mossberg's MC1sc Pistol
20March

Tested: Mossberg's MC1sc Pistol

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U.S. Precision Defense For me, Mossberg firearms are epitomized by the dozen or so M500 pump-action shotguns filling a rack in the armory of Comanche Troop, 4/7 CAV, at Camp Hovey, Republic of Korea. I can’t be sure of the guns&rsquo

Review: Heckler & Koch P30SK
15March

Review: Heckler & Koch P30SK

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U.S. Precision Defense  This article, "Heckler & Koch P30SK" appeared originally as a Gun Locker review in the December 2015 issue of Shooting Illustrated.  Heckler & Koch (H&K) is well

Tested: Walther Q5 Match 9 mm Pistols
11March

Tested: Walther Q5 Match 9 mm Pistols

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U.S. Precision Defense When Walther Arms set out to meet customers’ requests for a pistol intended for competition and sports shooting applications, the company was faced with a choice. On the one hand, Walther recognizes

Review: Wilson Combat Paul Howe G19
27February

Review: Wilson Combat Paul Howe G19

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U.S. Precision Defense Love it or hate it, the 9 mm has ascended to the throne as the current king of carry-gun cartridges, and one of the most-popular delivery systems is the Glock G19. This handgun is listed as a “compact”

Review: Walther PPS M2 RMSc
27February

Review: Walther PPS M2 RMSc

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U.S. Precision Defense The world is changing. There was a time when sights were considered almost superfluous. Then they became important. Now they are becoming electronic. And this is not just for competition pistols any more, but also fo