Four Ways to Carry a Gun in Your Underwear

Next time you attend a Hollywood awards show and dress like a star, you might as well use a holster named after one - like the Looper Marilyn Holster.

I’d like to apologize in advance for this week’s column. While it has not yet been rated by the American Internet Content Classification Association of America, there is an excellent chance that it will offend small children, Mayors Against Legal Governing (oops, I meant Mayors Against Illegal Guns), and possibly Mr. Rogers. With that said, […]

Holster Review: 5.11 Tactical Holster Shirt

5.11 Tactical Holster Shirt

We’re just days away from the release of our new full-length book – The Insanely Practical Guide to Gun Holsters. We hope you enjoy this excerpt: Some thoughts on Holster Shirts There’s something sexy about those spandex-y undershirts that are all the rage now. Whether you’re cut like The Situation from Jersey Shore, or built […]

Buyers Guide: 5.11 Tactical COVRT Z.A.P. 6 (Zone Assault Pack)

511 COVRT Zone Assault Pack

Backpack? Holster? Metro Bag? How about all the above? The 5.11 Tactical COVRT Z.A.P. 6, or Zone Assault Pack makes a great holster that also serves to lug some gear. The single-strap, over-the-shoulder design allows the pack to be carried on the back, but instantly swiveled to the front. When brought forward, the dedicated holster […]

Review: 5.11 Tactical COVRT 18 Backpack

5.11 Tactical COVRT 18 Backpack

We put the 5.11 Tactical COVRT 18 Backpack through the ringer. It’s one of three packs selected for our 2012 SHOT Show Challenge. We even ran the TSA gauntlet with it – sans detainment or other embarrassing incident. Our standard luggage was far less successful and every single piece got molested by the feds. Once at SHOT […]

How Much SHOT Show Bling Does the 5.11 COVRT 18 Hold?


How much SHOT Show bling can the 5.11 COVRT 18 Backpack hold without exploding? 5.11 Tactical media kit – Rubberized USB drive for impact resistance in tough literary assault conditions EyeShield Fact Sheet from Field Optics Invitation to a special pre-screening of the Movie Act of Valor (coming out in theaters February 23rd) And yes, […]

On the Second Day of Christmas… Two Shooting Gloves


On the second day of Christmas, I hope my true love gives to me…Two shooting gloves… For some reason, we want to get our hands on in some Taclite2 gloves from 5.11 Tactical. Granted, gloves are perhaps one of the most mission specific items out there, so this pick represents our specific wants and needs. […]