Open Carry vs. Concealed Carry: When is it Appropriate Video

Open Carry vs. Concealed Carry: When is it appropriate? with Jerry Miculek

It looks like rain out today. I’m going to a local grocery here to get a gallon of milk. Do you all need anything? What? What? A bit much? You always want to be prepared. I’ve got my umbrella. Are

Six Concealed Carry Myths Video

Six Concealed Carry Myths Video

Hey there friends, thanks for checking in! I came up with 6 concealed carry myths. They are just that, myths, because there have been so many more people that conceal and carry throughout the country that numbers completely increase. We

.45-70 Derringer Shooting Video

.45-70 Derringer Shooting Video

BigDaddyHoffman1911 coming to you. There she is, guys. That’s the M-4 Alaskan Survival Derringer. It’s chambered in .45-70 on the top, 45 Long Colt and 410. I think we’re just about ready to get us some of this. Ready, Greg?

Rock Island Armory’s New 1911 Pistols For 2015

Rock Island Armory's New 1911 Pistols For 2015

Okay I am here with Martin Tuason; he is the man at Rock Island Armory. You guys know I’ve been really doing a lot with the 20TCM. Martin I will talk about, what’s going on with 20TCM? Well, I managed

The Exceptional and Modular Sig P320 9mm Pistol

The Exceptional and Modular Sig P320 9mm Pistol

Oh yeah. The Sig Sauer P320. This is Sigs first polymer framed striker-fighter pistol, and to me it’s been a little bit late in the game. I’ll tell you what, what they come out with has been exceptional. This is

Rifle Review: Daniel Defense DDM4 V11 – The Civilian M-4 (One comment)

Daniel Defense DDM4 V11

Finally, there is a civilian version of the M-4 platform ready for the civilian market. We review the Daniel Defense DDM VII, which offers both a sporting rifle and a home self-defense firearm. This firearm provides what everyone wants to have ready for all

Gun Review: Sig Sauer P238 Scorpion – A Different Micro-Compact

Sig Sauer P238 Scorpion FDE

Many shooters, after a few years, begin to find themselves adopting a particular type, style, caliber or size of handgun. It’s a natural tendency; we all like to stay with the familiar. In this review, we’re going to try to

Rifle Review: War Sport LVOA-C – A New Approach to the AR-15 (One comment)

War Sport LVOA-C Colt Gray Rifle

The AR-15 is the single most popular rifle model currently in use by civilians in the United States. This isn’t just a review of another AR-15, it’s a review of a new approach to the entire type of firearm. Re-thinking

HK VP9 Shines in All Areas Except for One

HK VP9 Shines in All Areas Except for One

Hey guys, Daniel Shaw here. Today I want to tell you a little bit about the H&K VP9, or my experience with it rather. I put about 2,000 rounds in the last few days in the class I was taking,

Gun Review: Sig Sauer P320 Compact – Elevating the Standard

Sig P320 Compact FDE

Civilian shooters often only get their hands on advanced firearms technology long after it’s been introduced to the military. In the case of the Sig Sauer P320 series, this new truly modular handgun has been released into the general market

Silencer Review: SilencerCo Osprey 45 – The Versatile Suppressor

SilencerCo Osprey 45 Silencer

Does “best seller” always equal “best”? In the case of the SilencerCo Osprey 45, that may very well be true. Although the advantages of suppressors have been known since they were first introduced more than a century ago, their sales

Gun Review: Sig Sauer P250 Compact 9mm – The Modular Choice (2 comments)

Sig P250 Compact 9mm DAO Handgun

Somewhere between the ideas of one-size-fits-all to a customized gun, Sig Sauer has developed a system of modular handguns called the P250 series. It allows a buyer to choose the combination of frame, grip and caliber to meet specific requirements,

Gun Review: A Serious Tool – Springfield 1911 TRP Operator

Springfield Armory 1911 TRP Operator

An operator — a member of a special forces or special operations unit in the United States military — obviously requires the best equipment to achieve success. The highest quality sidearm is, naturally, a vital part of his armament. For

Gun Review: Smith & Wesson Shield 9mm – The M&P Micro

S&W M&P Shield 9mm No Thumb Safety

Micro-compact semi-autos, with barrels in the three-inch range, have become particularly popular in recent years, especially as a conceal carry option. Although small-frame handguns in such calibers as .380 Auto have been available for a long time, shooters who want

Gun Review: FN Herstal Five-SeveN – Handgun for the 21st Century

FN Five Seven

What does it take to create a dramatic shift in handgun design? Unlike a century ago, when John Browning could do it single-handedly, it now takes a major government (or multi-government) contract. The story of the FN Herstal Five-SeveN, which

Silencer Review: SilencerCo Octane 45HD – A Cross-Platform Suppressor

silencerco octane 45 hd

Under their slogan, “Fight the Noise!” the innovative company SilencerCo has developed a series of excellent firearm sound suppressors over just the few years since they were established in 2008. Their approach is simple, if revolutionary: make suppressors efficient, small

Glock 43 Exclusive First Look and Does Not Disappoint

Glock 43 Exclusive First Look and Does Not Disappoint

All right. All right, guys. Hanging out with the Glock 43. We’re getting a first look here at their single stack 9mm that’s new for this year. And guys it’s really no surprise to me that this gun came along

Gun Review: Springfield 1911 TRP Service – Tactical Response Pistol

Springfield 1911 TRP Service

How far can you take the 1911 pistol? From the standard military-issue M1911 to customized versions that have been carefully machined, polished and tweaked until they are extraordinarily accurate, this pistol has been produced in an amazing variety of models,

Rifle Review: Colt LE6920 SOCOM – A Special Forces M4 in Civilian Hands (One comment)

Colt LE6920 SOCO rifle

For years, it was virtually impossible to find a new Colt-manufactured AR-type rifle on the civilian market. Now, the good news is that a new line of Colts are finally available. It’s not just that they’re Colts that makes it

Magpul MBUS Pro Offset Backup Sights – Design That Works

Magpul MBUS Pro Offset Backup Sights - Design That Works

Hey, thanks for tuning into TWANGnBANG. Those are my really bad recreation of a stage in a three gun match that I read about a number of years ago. I don’t know why you don’t see it more often because

Gun Review: HK USP Tactical 45 – The Civilian MK23

HK USP 45 Tactical

Any in-depth review of the HK USP Tactical 45 has to begin with its predecessor, the HK Mark 23. In the late 1980s, Heckler and Koch responded to a tender offered by the U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) to develop the

Interesting Features of the American Defense Manufacturing UIC Carbines

Interesting Features of the American Defense Manufacturing UIC Carbines

Hey guys, welcome back. Today we’re at the range with a special guest, Sam, who has brought out some new rifles from ADM. They’re called UIC carbines or UIC rifles. So are they’re carbines or rifles or both? They’re both.

Aimpoint T-2 Micro Red Dot Review (HD) Video

Aimpoint T-2 Micro Red Dot Review (HD) Video

Welcome back, everybody Today we’re going over the Aimpoint T-2 optic. The T-2 is the successor to the Aimpoint T-1. Now, I’ve reviewed the T-1 here previously and I made the bold statement that the T1 is the best red

Top 5 Awesome Bullpups

Top 5 Awesome Bullpups

Welcome back everybody. This is Eric and Chat here of Moss Pawn and Gun. Today we’ve got another Five Gun video for you. This has been a video that’s been pretty dang requested by you guys. You wanted us to

BCM GUNFIGHTER 1911 By Wilson Combat Review With Larry Vickers (HD) Video

I can live with that. It’s a good deal, brother. We’ll get you up. All right. Welcome back, everybody. We got a special guest again with us, Mr. Larry Vickers, himself. Today we’re taking a look at the BCM Gunfighter

Aimpoint T-1 versus T-2 Comparison and Review Video

Aimpoint T-1 versus T-2 Comparison and Review Video

For years, the Aimpoint T1 has been the gold-standard of red-dot sights. When I first got wind of the T2 in the works, I was curious. They sure look a lot alike. The similarities between the T1 and the T2

Top 4 Best Concealed Carry Guns for Women Video

Top 4 Best Concealed Carry Guns for Women Video

Hey guys, what’s going on? Welcome to another video for Green Life Shooting. My name is Chad. Today we have a special video for our women viewers. We’re looking at the top four concealed carry options for women. I’ve got

Gun Review: Beretta 92FS 9mm – The 30th Anniversary

Beretta 92FS Handguns

Over the past 30 years, the Beretta 92FS 9mm has become a popular firearm for law enforcement use and in the homes and hands of civilians. We thought we’d give another look at this handgun, to review what has now

LWRC M6 IC-SPR Sweetness – Review Video

LWRC M6 IC-SPR Sweetness - Review Video

I’ve been waiting a little bit to do this review. What we have here is the LWRC IC-SPR. There are three variants out there on this rifle. This is the SPR version, and wow! What a sweet, sweet rifle. It’s

Browning 1911-380 Black Label 380 ACP Pistol Video

Browning 1911-380 Black Label 380 ACP Pistol Video

Today, we’re going to be shooting this 1911 Black Label 380. It’s a handy little thing. Before we go further, MSRP is $669. Some of you guys are going to gripe and say that the 38 ain’t worth it. It’s

FNH SCAR 17s – When UGGs, Pistons, and .308s Collide

FNH SCAR 17s - When UGGs, Pistons, and .308s Collide

As much as I love AR15s, I’ve always said that they’re constantly flirting with redundancy and over saturation. Rifles like the FN SCAR 17 S are a welcome addition to the modern rifle marketplace. However, beyond its contribution to increase

Gun Review: Smith & Wesson Bodyguard Crimson Trace Laser .380 ACP

Smith & Wesson Bodyguard Crimson Trace Laser

In the search for the best design for a concealed carry firearm, gunmakers have followed different paths. The Smith & Wesson Bodyguard Crimson Trace Laser .380, which we review here, offers an interesting approach to solve the balance between concealment

Gun Review: Limited Vickers Tactical Glocks 17 / 19 RTF2 FDE

Glock 19 FDE RTF2 Larry Vickers

Larry Vickers, well known for his work with both Glocks and 1911s, has created a limited run of special edition Glock 17s and Glock 19s. Working in conjunction with Vickers Tactical Sights and Tango Down, he has created the Glock

Concealed Carry – Appendix Carry – FULL VERSION Video

Concealed Carry - Appendix Carry - FULL VERSION Video

Here we go, guys. Today, in the base of what I read in your messages and the base of your requests I’m going to talk, again, about concealed carry. I’m going to talk about one of the options, I mean,

Kel-Tec KSG with a Silencerco Salvo 12 Suppressor

Hey, guys welcome back. Today, we’re out here shooting my Kel-Tec KSG. This is my second KSG. If you follow channel for a while you’ll know that my first KSG I had some problems with, but I’ve since replaced. I

“Why Should I Want a 1911?” Video

"Why Should I Want a 1911?" Video

So it’s been a while, but I’m going to try to kind of do a little something different and answer a question that I got in my inbox, oddly even though I never check it. So don’t tell anyone. About

Glock 17C Compensated Full Size 9mm Review (HD) Video

Glock 17C Compensated Full Size 9mm Review (HD) Video

Welcome back, everybody. Today we are reviewing a gun that I really didn’t plan on reviewing. I’ve had it for a long time. A couple of things have led me to get on to the Glock 17C and make sure

Glock 42 Review Video

Glock 42 Review Video

Oh yeah, that’s what I’m talking about. I got the Glock Model 42. It’s their new .380, single stack, very handy little gun, very lightweight, very comparable in size to many of the other offerings out on the market now

Springfield Operator 1911 Warren Tactical Video

Springfield Operator 1911 Warren Tactical Video

Hickok45 here being tactical—being an operator because I have a Warren Tactical version of the Springfield Armory Operator. Do you want to come up and take a look at it? It’s a pretty cool pistol, I’ll have to say. I

New EOTech XPS2-300, LWTS, 518, X320 Review

New EOTech XPS2-300, LWTS, 518, X320 Review

So what we’ve got here at the EOTech range is the XPS2-300 Blackout. This is really cool because it’s already calculated for either subsonic or supersonic rounds. So if you’re running subsonic, you zero it to your subsonic. Your first

Ruger LC9s Review Video

Ruger LC9s Review Video

Hey, Hickok45. We’re going to take a look at the Ruger LC9s. We’re going to take some shots with it if I can find it here. I can’t wait to do that. I just remembered it’s been protecting me this

Rifle Review: FN Herstal SCAR 16S FDE – A Rifle for the Civilian Operator

FN SCAR 16S FDE Rifle

The FN Herstal SCAR 16S breaks tradition in so many ways, and it’s going to be a lot of fun to help it with that task. Unlike the usual pattern of military firearms adopted by the civilian market after years

Custom Glocks by ZEV Technologies – Shot Show 2015 Video

Custom Glocks by ZEV Technologies - Shot Show 2015 Video

Hey guys, I’m at Shot Show at the ZEV booth in the law enforcement section. I’ve seen these guys before, but it’s always cool to check them out again. They’ve got the most awesome Glock upgrades you could possibly have.

Salient Glock 34 Tier 1 Review Video

Salient Arms Glock 34 Tier 1 Review Video

The ultimate Glock. This is a Salient Arms International Model G34, which is the longer slide of the Glock 9mm pistols. This is a total upgrade of your standard Glock system and improved in every area that can be improved

How They Build a Wilson CQB 1911 – Behind the Scenes at Wilson Combat Part 4

How They Build a Wilson CQB 1911 - Behind the Scenes at Wilson Combat Part 4

I am here with Greg Martin, who’s a 14 year veteran of Wilson Combat. He’s going to take us through the process of building a Wilson CQB. If you order one, and it comes in here at the Berryville, Arkansas

Walther PPQ vs. an Assortment of Glocks 17 / 19 / 42 Video

Walther PPQ vs. an Assortment of Glocks 17 / 19 / 42 Video

Hello YouTube friends, I just wanted to give you a brief review today of a couple of guns, I’m not going to bore you with showing you the case or showing you the owners manual, or anything like that. I

Building an Aimpoint Part 3: Finishing Touches Video

Building an Aimpoint Pt. 3: Finishing Touches Video

All right, bro. It’s been 20 minutes, right? Yep. Let’s check it out. Take a look. Looks good Excellent. We know now, this portion will hold pressure. Or, will not allow water in. Exactly All right. Next step. We’re going

Building an Aimpoint Part 2: The Red Dot Video

Building an Aimpoint Part 2: The Red Dot Video

Okay, Day 2, back here at the Aimpoint factory. Today I’m going to finish my patrol rifle optic and then test-fire it at their indoor test range. I’ve been a big fan of Aimpoint for years. We wanted to come

Building an Aimpoint Part 1: The Parts Video

Building an Aimpoint Part 1: The Parts Video

What’s up next is I’m getting ready to assemble my own Aimpoint Pro. I guess it’s kind of tradition that when you work at Aimpoint, which I’m not an employee, but they are sponsoring the show, you have to build

EOTech Unveils Models 518 & 558 At SHOT Show 2015

EOTech 518 558 SHOT Show 2015

At Shot Show 2015, EOTech announced that it would be changing up its lineup slightly, discontinuing some of its older models while introducing a couple of new optic powerhouses. Among the discontinued lines, EOTech announced they will no longer be manufacturing: