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...
455 Webley

CALIBRE’S CALIBRE: .455 WEBLEY

Around the turn of the last century, when England was still basking in the afterglow of creating one of the largest empires on earth, an unfortunate series of events with Afghan tribesman and Zulu warriors high...
1911 wrench

DAN DREAMS FAB 1911 WRENCH

Dan Dreams Fabrication dreams big, and they dream of 1911s.  We knew this would be a great fit for us, so we snapped up their 1911 wrench, in a couple colours we’d be able to find on our perpetually cluttered w...
Cabot 1911

CABOT 1911 REVIEW

Imagine someone offered to lend you a Van Gogh for a few weeks, on the condition that at the end of that time, you agreed to photograph it, and write about having it.  In the meantime, you could hang it on your...

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...