Smith & Wesson’s M&P9: For Competition or Defense?
Can the competition-based Smith & Wesson 5-inch M&P9 Performance Center Ported handgun translate into the home defense realm?
Positives & Negatives of Single, Two & Three-Point Long Gun Slings
Single-, two-, and three-point long gun slings all have different positives and negatives — figure out which one works best for you!
8 Elite Pieces of Gear From Ballistic Summer 2015
From firearms to accessories and gear, we break down the products that graced the summer 2015 cover of Ballistic magazine.
5 Pieces of Bulletproof Gear You Can Hide in Plain Sight
Gun-free zone protection. Here's a round of five bulletproof shields that can be hidden in plain sight.
Emergency Preparedness: Creating a Family Disaster Plan
Crafting a customized and viable family disaster plan starts with some tough questions.
Top 9 Axes, Hatchets and Tomahawks For Survival Situations
Whether you need to split wood for a fire, breach a door or wall or defend yourself from some bad dudes, axes, hatchets and tomahawks can do it all.
Lost & Found: Wilderness Survival Tips & Techniques
A few tips on what to do to avoid getting lost in the wilderness, and how you can enhance your chances of survival if you do.
Twist Rate 101: Understanding Rifling and Twist Rate Basics
Whether you're shooting handguns or rifles, understanding the your barrel and its twist rate is an important part of shooting.
5 of the Latest & Greatest Concealed Carry Pistols
Concealed carry weapon permits have gone through the roof in recent years, and these five handguns are the latest and greatest models that you can find.