About Derringers: Pocket Guns, Sloopy and Hoochie Koo

Bond Arms Derringer Barrels

Even though the word “derringer” sounds French, it still manages to sound tough doesn’t it? Technically, a derringer is a pocket pistol, and for any given caliber, it’s about as small a gun as you can get. Derringers typically are not repeating firearms as the mechanism to support a repeating action would make the gun […]

Holster Review: Pretty Dangerous Accessories Ladies Gun Holster

Pretty Dangerous Accessories Holster with Springfield Armory EMP 9mm

Shhh. It’s our secret… That’s the very appropriate tagline advertised by Pretty Dangerous Accessories. While Pretty Dangerous Accessories offers innovative jewelry designs and clothing for shooting women, we elected to take a look at their holster line. We had to solicit the skills of our female staff for this assignment because, well, let’s face it, men […]

On the Ninth Day of Christmas… 9mm Kimber Solo-ing


On the ninth day of Christmas, I hope my true love gives to me… 9mm Kimber Solo-ing… A new Kimber Solo has been on the ‘want’ list for months. An ultra-compact 9mm, it offers a variety of features not commonly found on pocket-sized guns: It’s all steel and has a nice weight to it Single […]