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...
Dark Star Gear

DARK STAR GEAR RAMPAGE HOLSTER

You’ve heard of Tamara Keel, right?  Of Shooting Illustrated?  SWAT Magazine?  Concealed Carry Magazine?  Other places too, of course (she’s kind of a big deal) but obviously being associated with a print magaz...

CANIK TP9SF & TP9SA: REVIEWED

At Calibre Magazine, we’ve given a fair bit of coverage to firearms from Turkey over the last couple of years, as the combination of a declining Canadian dollar and the growth of the Turkish gun industry has dr...
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...

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...

NEW SMITH & WESSON M&P M2.0 DEBUTS!

M&P M2.0 Updates New trigger mechanism with a lighter pull and an audible and tactile reset. Extended stainless steel chassis that runs forward into the dust cover to resist flex and torque under fi...
Inforce APL

INFORCE APL GEN 2 REVIEW

The Inforce APL has had a growing following over the last couple of years.  It was one of the first pistol-mounted lights to use a single CR123a instead of the side-by-side lights that radically increased the w...
Glock G34 MOS

GLOCK MOS REVIEW: RED-DOT READY GLOCKS!

All right, everybody settle down. Optics on pistols isn’t actually new. Back when we were first getting in to shooting, there were already red dots on crazy IPSC race guns; these were generally 1911s in .38 Sup...