Holsters &
Carry Reviews

Below you’ll find all of our reviews of holsters and concealed carry products.  We aim for objectivity, helpfulness, and comprehensiveness. 

Holster Reviews

We cover all the products that keep your firearm safely tucked away until you need it.

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The Best Urban Carry Holsters

What are the best Urban Carry Holsters? We break down the take a look at this holster brand, provide a breakdown of their top models, and highlight some great options.

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The Best Concealed Carry Insurance

Deadly force events can also come with it intense legal consequences – smart gun owners often look to protect themselves in the form of concealed carry insurance — just in case.

Concealed Carry Product Reviews

Reviews of everything other than holsters designed for concealed carry.

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The Best Concealed Carry Jackets

After testing more new models, we’ve updated our top recommendations to include a flannel jacket option, the Rothco Concealed Carry

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The Chiappa Rhino: A Review

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Bullet Sizes, Types, & Calibers

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The Best Semi-Auto Shotguns

Why use a semi auto shotgun and what are the best brands? We break down the pros and cons of the semi auto shotgun and highlight some great options.

The Best Ruger 9mm Pistols

In a world filled with imported 9mm pistol designs, Ruger has risen to the top of the American handgun market over the past four decades to produce some of the most rugged, reliable firearms available.

The Best .458 SOCOM Uppers

The .458 SOCOM (Special Operations Command) round is a powerful defensive round with roots in military history. The best 458 SOCOM Upper Receivers seamlessly handle the firepower this round produces and are engineered to perform in the harshest combat conditions.

The Best Pistol-Caliber Carbines

What is the best 9mm carbine? Increasingly popular in the past 20 years, pistol caliber carbines or PCCs offer a lot of benefits to the