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Carry Life: USPSA Optics Nationals

If it seems odd to report on USPSA for Carry Life, that’s all the more reason to read on.

First Gear | JP Rifle, C-More Sights

Truth: A JP and a C-More carried our Guns & Gear editor through USPSA Optics Nationals.

Exercise Your Freedom | Optics Nationals/Regular Folks

We’re about done with good things to say about USPSA Optics Nationals—but not quite …

First Gear | Open Gun Fun

We’ve got optic sights on the brain. Will an Open pistol be the cure?

Exercise Your Freedom | Reloading, Part 4: Good, Fast, Cheap

When it comes to reloading, not all hardware is created equal.

First Gear | The “Open” Pistol Build, Part 6

A guide rod and hotrod optics bring us home on our Open Glock build.

First Gear | Pistol Caliber Carbines

Tally ho! Another build—this time a 9 mm PCC—is headed your way.

Carry Life | Home Carry: The Carbine Reconsidered

With modest caveats, a carbine deserves consideration as “the” house gun.

Exercise Your Freedom | USPSA And Steel Challenge Update

Few things in shooting top USPSA or Steel Challenge for fun and learning. Here’s why …

First Gear | Christmas Countdown: Hornady, EGW, Lee and Sierra

A reloading theme—from Hornady to Sierra—kicks off our Christmas gifting suggestions.



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