I have reviewed at least a few dozen holsters over the past couple years. And because more people are carrying their firearms concealed these days, most of the ones I’ve tested are inside the waistband (IWB) holsters. Let’s face it, a good IWB gun holster is a great way to conceal your firearm, so many […]
Author Archive | Matthew Maruster
Details of the Las Vegas massacre are becoming available. Las Vegas police confirmed that during the attack, the shooter used semi-automatic rifles equipped with ‘bump fire stocks.’ If you are like most people, this is the first time you’ve heard the term bump fire stock. No shame in that, but here’s the problem… Mass media […]
Our great republic has diversity across its 50 States. But a commonality across the States that gun owners are sure to notice are signs. Specifically, signs at businesses that state something like ‘no weapons allowed.’ I don’t want to rehash the same old topic of how utterly ridiculous these signs are. Anyone with the least […]
Chances are, you have heard someone say ‘complacency kills!’ But this statement is hyperbole. Not meant for us to take literally … right? Well, sorry to break it to you, but complacency does kill. It is something we should guard against in all aspects of our lives. Complacency Blinds us to Real Dangers When we […]
Bad guys, especially organized and motivated ones, like those pulling off bank robberies, home invasions, kidnappings, and terrorist acts often roll in packs. So scanning and assessing the area for other threats has become a drill I teach and often see. Unfortunately, many instructors and students don’t understand the reason behind the skill; and because […]
The Concealed Carry Lifestyle is challenging in many ways but at the top of the list is understanding the decision to intervene or to exclude yourself from an external encounter in order to safe the life of a stranger. How will you make that decision?