EDC Report: Carrying the Canik METE MC9 Subcompact Pistol

When it comes to concealed carry, the key to success is consistency. We consistently carry, day in and day out, even if we don’t perceive a threat. We consistently carry our firearms in the...

Gear Review: Benchmade 748 Narrows Folder

Let's get this part out of the way right now. The Benchmade 748 Narrows is an extremely expensive production knife. Not a little expensive. Not pretty expensive. It's very expensive. It has an MSRP of...

Taurus’s New GX4 Carry T.O.R.O. 15+1 EDC Pistol

Taurus USA proudly announces the launch of the highly anticipated Taurus GX4 Carry, the latest addition to the award-winning GX4 series. Setting itself apart from its micro-compact sibling, the Taurus GX4 Carry boasts a...
Mission First Tactical 22l EDC Backpack

Gear Review: Mission First Tactical’s New Achro EDC Backpack Series

"Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt." - Sun Tzu, "The Art of War" Just a few days ago, Mission First Tactical launched a new...

Things That Don’t Suck: M*CARBO Ruger LCP Max Trigger and Spring Kit

With the myriad of pocket pistols available today it can be hard to pick one that's just right. I held off on a .380 to replace my old KelTec P32 for years since most...

Bond Arms Releases 3 New Rough Series Derringers

The double barrel derringer design may be 157 years old now but it doesn't look like it's going anywhere any time soon. In fact Bond Arms just released three new models in their Rough...

EDC: Do You (Always) Carry the Fundamental Four?

  https://youtu.be/XHqqi6unsO4 Friend of TTAG Paul Markel, who's well known for his Student of the Gun platform, relays the story of a friend who was running late, trying to get his kid to school. The friend...

Fathers Day Gift Guide: 5 Pairs of Boots Every Dad Will Thank You For

Most Dads don't expect to get a pair of boots for Fathers Day, but they'll be mighty happy with any of these. Whether its for work, mucking around in the yard, a day at...
Streamlight Macrostream USB flashlight

Fathers Day Gift Guide: 7 Everyday Carry Flashlights

Every Dad need to carry a light. It's a must-have part of everyone's EDC gear. Period. The size and power of that light will differ depending on your dad and his needs and habits....

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Five Affordable EDC Knives

  Father's day is coming up fast. You want to give dear old Dad something he'll appreciate and use every day while not dipping too deeply into your ammo budget. Here's an easy choice --...
SOG Kiku XR folding flipper pocket knife EDC

Things That Don’t Suck: SOG Kiku XR Blackout Folder

This is a knife I shouldn't like very much. I prefer to carry something smaller. A knife that's lighter and more pocketable. I tend to like slim, no-frills drop point blades. My EDC needs...
First Aid Kit

When a Gun Isn’t the Answer to the Problem: Carry Basic First Aid Gear

Unfortunately, whether it's a car crash or a spree shooter, the option of self-defense doesn't always exist. Even if you technically could engage with a ballistic solution, the best option may very well be...