Handgun Size Lede

Choosing the Right Size Handgun

Full size, compact, subcompact, snubnose .... What's the difference and what's right for you?

Coming to Grips with Your Grips

Your gun’s grip affects your marksmanship more than you imagined. Here’s what you need to know.

Four Guns That Should NOT Be Your First Handgun

As much as we love guns, some are just not the right choice for new shooters or new carriers. Here are four handguns to stay away from when you’re starting out.

Pressed into Action: 4 Types of Handgun Triggers

Understanding handgun trigger lingo will help you to find the best fit for your needs.

How to Move Up in Handgun Caliber

If you are bored with plinking away at bottles with your .22-cal. pistol and want to work your way up to blasting targets with larger calibers, here's how you do it.

Ready, Steady, Defend: Winchester USA Ready Defense Pistol Ammunition

Shouldn't the ammo you trust with your life be the very best?

Pick a Position: 3 Handgun Shooting Stances You Should Know

Before you can argue which is the best shooting stance, you need to know what they are are. Learn them here.

The 10 mm Is Here to Stay—Again

This powerful cartridge is anything but new—but it might be to you! Find out if it's worth giving it a shot.

Four Factors For Finding Firearms Instruction

No, we’re not just talking to you beginners out there …

Pro-Shooter Advice: Proper Handgun Grip

In the five years that I have been an NRA Certified Firearm Instructor, if I had to list the most common mistakes committed by my students, improper grip of a handgun would rank first. As a relatively new instructor, most of my students are first-time shooters.

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