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Concealed Carry Blog

Welcome to the Alien Gear Holsters Concealed Carry Blog! Although we specialize in concealed carry holsters, we cover many other CCW topics here. Our gun writers discuss every facet of concealed carry best practices other gun tips! Whether you’re new or experienced carrier, you’ll be sure to find our gun blog helpful and informative. Check out any of our articles and remember to like, share, and comment!

  1. Top Picks: Best Gun for Home Defense Options

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    In today's uncertain world, protecting your home and loved ones has become a top priority for many. When it comes to home defense, having the right firearm can be a game-changer. In this article, we will explore the top picks for the best guns for home defense and help you make an informed decision that suits your needs.

    Choosing the best gun for home defense requires careful consideration of various factors, including effectiveness, ease of use, and personal preference.

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  2. Glock 45 Review: Top Features & Expert Opinion

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  3. Sig P365 Review: Your Compact Firearm Guide

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    Welcome to our comprehensive Sig P365 review, where we'll delve into the features and performance of this compact and highly popular handgun. The Sig P365, also known as the Sig Sauer P365, is a 9mm pistol that made its debut at the SHOT Show in 2018. It quickly gained attention for its small size and impressive capacity, boasting a 10+1 round capacity in

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  4. Taq-Strap Tourniquet: Quick and Reliable First Aid

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    When it comes to emergency medical equipmentquick and reliable first aid can make all the difference in saving lives. That's where the Taq-Strap Tourniquet comes in. Designed for military and law enforcement personnel, this tourniquet is engineered to provide rapid and effective hemorrhage control in critical situations.

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  5. Glock 43x Review: Compact Conceal Carry Choice

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    Welcome to our comprehensive review of the Glock 43x, the preferred compact conceal carry choice for many gun owners. In this article, we will delve into the performance, design, and accessories that make the Glock 43x an ideal option for those seeking a reliable and versatile concealed carry weapon. Whether you prioritize compactness, ease of concealment,

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  6. What Handguns Do Police Use?

    What handguns do police use? Today, that really depends on the department...but there are a few dominant brands and models that tend to be the rule. 

    Police duty weapons have evolved a long way not only over the 20th century, but especially in the last 20 years. 

    Since the gun-buying public tends to mirror what police carry on duty,

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  7. What Type Of Holster Is Best For Open Carry?

    What Kind Of Open Carry Holster Should I Get? 

    Open carry can be a divisive topic. Some people abhor the practice and decry people who open carry, some people support the right but not the practice, and some people believe open carry should be the norm. 

    As there has been an uptick

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  8. What's The Best Handgun For Left-Handed Shooters?

    Finding the Perfect Handgun for Left-Handed Shooters

    Many people in the firearm community will confess that the world of handguns is largely catered to right-handed individuals. A considerable number of firearms are produced with the right-handed shooter in mind.

    This can indeed present a challenge for left-handed gun enthusiasts in finding a comfortable and safe firearm. However, the good news is that technology,

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  9. What's The Safest Concealed Carry Gun?

    The Safest Concealed Carry Gun Is The One You're Safe With

    In the world of concealed carry, one question persists: what is the safest concealed carry gun? This is a topic that requires careful analysis, as safety in this realm transcends the physical and mechanical aspects of a firearm.

    A gun is only as safe as its handler, requiring a responsible, well-trained individual who is committed to practicing safe

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  10. Is A Car Holster A Good Idea?

    Is A Car Holster A Good Idea? It Can Be If You Use It Right

    Car holsters can be controversial, as they can enable poor choices if not used correctly. 

    A responsible gun owner does everything in their power to ensure that they are using and carrying firearms safely; a person who does not should

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