CZ P-09

CZ P-09: A POLYMER SHADOW?

We haven’t always loved CZ pistols.  We know, they’ve dominated IPSC for ages.  They’re common enough to run with confidence, but exotic enough to be cool.  They’ve got plenty of history and plenty of performan...

ARSENAL STRIKE ONE SPEED: RUSSIAN INGENUITY?

         Ever since Gaston Glock began popularizing the polymer-framed, striker-fired pistol in 1982, we’ve seen dozens of renditions on the theme, all trying to out-Glock all of Glock’s most striking (pun very...

CZ SHADOW 2: HOT ROD, COOL PRICE

The CZ Shadow 2: Hands-on At Calibre, sometimes we get a gun sent to us which generates more interest than we expect.  Other times, less interest.  Usually this is a function of when the release date is, and h...
FN FNS-9

FN FNS-9: INTRODUCTION TO THE LONG TERM TEST

Fabrique Nationale d’Herstal, more commonly known as FN, is kind of a big deal.  Like a lot of our readers (at least those of us who have sadly bid farewell to being asked for ID at the liquor store even though...

SUOMI K-31 CARBINE TESTED

Throughout history, the submachine gun has always struggled to maintain the level of respect its longer and shorter siblings have earned. Granted, certain submachine guns such as the M1 Thompson and Israeli-mad...