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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 10 Things You Need At The Shooting Range [2022]

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    Shooting Range Essentials: What You Need To Bring

    If you're new to shooting, there are a number of essentials you absolutely need to have on hand at the range. You might find instances where you may not need every item on this list, but you'll need all of them at some point.

    The good news is a lot of range essentials are fairly cheap and very common. You can get them at most hardware or "mart" stores. Some are not.

    So, let's talk about what you're going to need for range

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  2. Best Big Game Handgun Hunting Cartridges

    With more folks being interested in hunting in recent years, they are exploring different types of hunting.  Most big game hunters new and old will be grabbing their rifles as they head into the woods, mountains or the back 40.  Archery also has a robust number of hunters picking up their compound or traditional bows as they head into the field.  There are even a small number of hunters who choose to head out to harvest game with a handgun.

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  3. Walther Pistols. 7 Best Walther Guns For Concealed Carry [2022]

    Walther guns  

    By Sam Hoober | Contributing Editor

    Here are the best Walther guns for concealed carry...

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  4. Ruger GP100 Review by Alien Gear Holsters

    Ruger GP100 review  

    By Sam Hoober | Contributing Editor

    Looking for that first magnum revolver and wondering if what they say about Rugers is true? Find out in Alien Gear Holsters' Ruger GP100

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  5. A Quick Guide To The Sig P320 [Updated 2022]


    Everything You Need To Know About The Sig Sauer P320

    The Sig P320 is one of the most popular pistols currently out there, rivaling the Glock 17/19, M&P9 and similar pistols

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  6. The Link Between Hunter’s Safety And Concealed Carry

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    By Jake Smith | Contributing Editor

    What was once for subsistence is now heavily for recreation, but the skills and morals behind hunting still remain important educational

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