Handguns > Semi-Auto

Nine Things You Didn't Know About the Magnum Research Desert Eagle

This massive pistol's long and colorful history still generates plenty of discussion. To find the answers to nine of the top questions about this beefy big-bore semi-auto, we went straight to the expert.

September 30, 2014

Springfield's Range Officer M1911s

The original Range Officer offered a thoughtful mix of features from both ends of the spectrum, and now its Compact sibling and 9 mm Luger offerings in both platforms mean the RO line offers everything a shooter needs for the range or concealed carry right out of the box.

September 24, 2014

SIG Sauer 1911 .22 LR Conversion Kit

Be one of the first callers to purchase the kit and receive a free pistol bag.

September 18, 2014

Defensive Holster Concerns

Being able to access your defensive handgun with one hand is important in a real-world scenario.

September 15, 2014

Size Matters: Springfield's XD(S) 4.0

Springfield Armory has extended the XD line with the XD(S) 4.0 in .45 ACP and 9 mm Luger. Now with a longer 4" barrel and extended magazine, the still-thin XD(S) should be even more appealing to smaller-handed shooters seeking a soft-shooting, “full-size” gun.

August 22, 2014

BLACKHAWK! New Serpa Holster for Springfield XD-S

The new fit is in response to customer demand for a secure retention holster for small, slim-frame handguns.

August 19, 2014

Steyr S-A1 Compact .40 S&W Pistol

This sleek, compact Austrian-made polymer pistol packs a punch with a comfortable level of felt recoil.

August 18, 2014

Magnum Research Desert Eagle 1911U

This well-constructed concealed-carry slab side is light weight and ready to go with a crisp, clean trigger pull.

August 13, 2014

Exploded View: The Tokarev Pistol

The Tokarev was the Soviet Union’s standard sidearm for nearly two decades, and was a bridge between the Nagant Model 1895 revolver and the Makarov pistol adopted in 1952.

August 01, 2014

Win Springfield-Armory Guns and a Chance to Train with Shooting Champion Rob Leatham

Enter Springfield Armory's Duel II promotion, during which more than $100,000 worth of handguns and merchandise will be awarded.

July 31, 2014

New! Ruger Announces LC9S Pistol

The pistol is a striker-fired version of the LC9, featuring a newly designed trigger mechanism.

July 29, 2014

U.S. Army Orders Additional Beretta M9 9 mm Pistols

The Beretta M9 was adopted by the United States Armed Forces in 1985 and has been in U.S. production since 1987.

July 29, 2014

7 Reasons Why Pocket Pistols May Not Be For You

Although they are handy and convenient to carry, pocket pistols can be a challenge to master.

July 24, 2014

New Jersey State Police Transitions to SIG Sauer P229 Enhanced Elite 9 mm

For the past 14 years, the New Jersey State Police has carried the SIG Sauer P228 in 9 mm.

July 22, 2014

North Carolina State Highway Patrol Selects SIG Sauer P226 in .357 SIG

The SIG Sauer P226 came out on top for its reliability, accuracy and durability.

July 18, 2014