The Best Caliber For Concealed Carry

Take a trip to your local sporting good store, and you’ll see shelves stacked with various calibers of ammunition. With all of the different sizes of ammo, it can be a daunting task to select the best caliber for concealed carry.

How Many Pistol Magazines Should You Have?

In an age where overkill is underrated the number of pistol magazines you should have is often a point of discussion. So, how many pistol magazines should you have? More importantly, how many should you carry?

Concealed Carry An Extra Magazine: Is A Spare Mag Necessary?

When it comes to concealed carry, there are generally only two schools of thought about carrying an extra magazine. One side is against carrying a spare mag, while the other vehemently opposes the idea of carrying a concealed handgun without one. So should you be carrying an extra magazine?

Fitting Your Gun & Holster: How Tight Is Right?

If you spend any time at all drawing from your holster on the shooting range, you know how important it is to have a properly fitted holster. Sometimes, holsters work like a dream straight out of the box. But, other times you’ll need to make a few tweaks to get the right retention.

Welcome to Everyday Carry Concealed

My name is Mike and my goal is to provide you with all types of information for your everyday carry needs. Growing up the son of a Marine, I was raised to be prepared and adaptable to overcome life's challenges. So, whether it's setting up and maintaining your EDC bag, laws on concealed carry, or refining your medical kit we tackle the hard questions.

I am a concealed permit holder (for over a decade) as well as a firearm enthusiast. Many of my friends and family are former or active duty military, and I have consulted with them on many of the topics I cover in this blog over the years.

If there's a topic you want covered, or a question to ask, please feel free to leave a comment. Thanks for taking the time to review the material on this site. I look forward to any thoughts you'd like to share.

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The Best Caliber For Concealed Carry

The Best Caliber For Concealed Carry

Take a trip to your local sporting good store, and you’ll see shelves stacked with various calibers of ammunition. With all of the different sizes of ammo, it can be a daunting task to select the best caliber for concealed carry.

How Many Pistol Magazines Should You Have?

How Many Pistol Magazines Should You Have?

In an age where overkill is underrated the number of pistol magazines you should have is often a point of discussion. So, how many pistol magazines should you have? More importantly, how many should you carry?

Concealed Carry An Extra Magazine: Is A Spare Mag Necessary?

Concealed Carry An Extra Magazine: Is A Spare Mag Necessary?

When it comes to concealed carry, there are generally only two schools of thought about carrying an extra magazine. One side is against carrying a spare mag, while the other vehemently opposes the idea of carrying a concealed handgun without one. So should you be carrying an extra magazine?

Fitting Your Gun & Holster: How Tight Is Right?

Fitting Your Gun & Holster: How Tight Is Right?

If you spend any time at all drawing from your holster on the shooting range, you know how important it is to have a properly fitted holster. Sometimes, holsters work like a dream straight out of the box. But, other times you’ll need to make a few tweaks to get the right retention.

Should You Close An Eye When You Shoot?

Should You Close An Eye When You Shoot?

There are subtleties to every shooters approach, some have honed their craft and excel in the world of competition shooting. However, many are still trying to figure out what works for them on the shooting range. One common question is whether you should close an eye when you shoot?

How To Disassemble A Walther PPQ M2

How To Disassemble A Walther PPQ M2

Having arrived on this page, I think it's safe to assume you need clear cut instructions on how to disassemble the Walther PPQ M2. This information is great for anyone looking for a manual to field strip their PPQ for cleaning. There are really only 5 steps to...