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Wiley Clapp: What's All This 10 mm Business?

Wiley Clapp: What's All This 10 mm Business?

​Just shortly before the .40 S&W came along to better arm the nation's police, we...
Clapp: .40 S&W is STILL Better Than 9 mm

Clapp: .40 S&W is STILL Better Than 9 mm

My blog about the recent history of the 9 mm Luger cartridge prompted reader response...
S&W Performance Center M&P Pistols and Slide Kits

S&W Performance Center M&P Pistols and Slide Kits

The new Smith & Wesson Performance Center M&P45 Shield pistol is now offered with factory-ported...
Smith & Wesson’s New Meat & Potatoes Pistol: The M&P M2.0

Smith & Wesson’s New Meat & Potatoes Pistol: The M&P M2.0

Whenever I visit the storied gunmaker’s Springfield, Mass.-area facilities, I’m reminded at every turn that...
H&K’s USP Tactical Pistol Trio

H&K’s USP Tactical Pistol Trio

A cutting-edge design in the 1990s, Heckler & Koch’s Universal Service Pistol (USP) was one...
Clapp on Handguns: The .40 Is a Better Choice Than the 9 mm

Clapp on Handguns: The .40 Is a Better Choice Than the 9 mm

In WIley Clapp's view, the .40 is still a better choice than the 9 mm.
An Inside Look At The FNS Compact Pistol

An Inside Look At The FNS Compact Pistol

The FN America FNS series now includes a Compact model that is more than just...

NRA Gun of the Week: Smith & Wesson M&P45 Shield Pistol

The M&P Shield series started a trend in 2012, and this year the line offers...
NEW! Crimson Trace Laserguard Pro for S&W M&P Shield

NEW! Crimson Trace Laserguard Pro for S&W M&P Shield

Crimson Trace's new Laserguard Pro is the first in a series of new laser and...
Keefe Report: Seriously, Is the .40 S&W Dead?

Keefe Report: Seriously, Is the .40 S&W Dead?

Is the .40 S&W dead? It sounds like an inflammatory newsstand gun magazine blurb from...
Review: Springfield Armory XD(M) 3.8 Inch Compact Pistol

Review: Springfield Armory XD(M) 3.8 Inch Compact Pistol

Springfield Armory’s family of XD semi-automatic pistols has been well-documented in these pages, and guns...
SIG Sauer Launches Legion Series P226/P229 Pistols

SIG Sauer Launches Legion Series P226/P229 Pistols

Today there will be a lot of attention paid as SIG unveils its new “Legion...
H&K Adds .40 S&W Cal. to VP Line

H&K Adds .40 S&W Cal. to VP Line

Heckler & Koch's VP striker-fired pistol line now includes a .40-cal. model.
Smith & Wesson M&P9L Pro Series C.O.R.E.

Smith & Wesson M&P9L Pro Series C.O.R.E.

Given the success of the striker-fired Smith & Wesson Military & Police (M&P)-series handguns, line...
Throwback Thursday—.40 S&W Ammo: Choices Aplenty

Throwback Thursday—.40 S&W Ammo: Choices Aplenty

Every Thursday we'll share an article from the American Rifleman archives. In this article from...
Combat Magnum Resurgence

Combat Magnum Resurgence

The full-size American revolver concept not only isn't dead, but two new Smith & Wesson...
Steyr S-A1 Compact .40 S&W Pistol

Steyr S-A1 Compact .40 S&W Pistol

This sleek, compact Austrian-made polymer pistol packs a punch with a comfortable level of felt...
The .40 S&W

The .40 S&W

Sometimes described as a shortened 10 mm, the .40 was developed as a compromise between...