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Podcast 185 – Smith & Wesson M&P 2.0 Review

By on May 6, 2017

Click Here Get Notes by EmailToday:  The new Smith & Wesson M&P 2.0 was announced at SHOT Show in January of this year.  From Smith’s web site “…the M&P M2.0 delivers an entirely new platform, introducing innovative features in nearly

Clinger Stingray Holster Review

By on January 18, 2017

Do you have a pile of holsters? Me, too! If you don’t, you will soon.  No matter what, there is always something new coming out and we are always in search of something new. At least in the last couple

10 Things You Probably Don’t know About Your AR

By on December 6, 2016

AR-15 style rifles are quickly becoming the new standard for a rifle.  Everyone has one or wants one.  We all know what they are and how they work… sort of.  The AR is a unique system that takes a little

So You Want to Open Carry: 5 Tips to help you

By on November 8, 2016

So open carry is legal where you live and you want to try it.  Go for it.  I open carry at the gun shop where I work (Sparks Firearms).  Now that it is legal in Texas to do so (with

Smith & Wesson Shield Plan B Review

By on July 26, 2016

In 2012 Smith & Wesson released the Shield single-stack carry gun in 9mm and .40 S&W.  The pistol was an immediate hit.  There was nothing on the market that was really popular in that size or niche.  The cost is

Smith & Wesson Revolvers with Internal Locks for Self Defense Carry

By on July 13, 2016

Back in the 90’s Smith & Wesson made a deal with the devil (then Bill Clinton) to keep from getting sued by the government.  At the time local and state governments with the help of the Federal Government where suing