In 2017 the demand for concealed carry permits was over 15 million people in the US. These numbers are holding strong for this year, and more people who are not traditional gun owners are embracing their 2nd Amendment rights. More people want to feel comfortable and take control of their street safety.
If you are looking for a quality concealed carry gun, look no further! We've put together a list of our 5 favorite concealed carry weapons.
5 Concealed Carry Weapons for Safety and Reliability
More people across the country are successfully getting their concealed carry licenses. Once you get certified the next step is to buy a gun that will be reliable and efficient. These 5 concealed carry weapons do both and are perfect for beginning gun enthusiasts.
1. The Springfield XDs
The Springfield XDs .45ACP is one of the most concealable weapons on the market. It is 1″ wide and one of the easiest weapons to carry on the market.
This gun holds 5 to 6 rounds of .45ACP ammo, which is more than enough to protect yourself in almost any situation. It is made of high quality forged steel and polymer, making it well worth the price tag.
2. The Glock 26 Gen 3
The Glock 26 Gen 3 9mm is made to be a concealed carry weapon. It is powerful, lightweight, and sleek. This weapon has a 10 round magazine, and yet is less than 7″ in length. This gun will fit in a holster, or a purse and shoots similarly the other, bigger Glock models.
3. The Ruger LCRx .38 Special
The Ruger LCR line, or “Lightweight Carry Revolver,” is known as a solid and compact line of weapons. The Ruger LCRx .38 Special is the latest in this line and is quickly gaining a reputation as one of the best in the series.
One of the things that make the Ruger LCR line so special is its patent-pending trigger system. They reduce friction to give their guns a smoother pull and more accurate aiming. While this pistol has a double action shooting mode, they made the .38 special have an exposed hammer to enable a single action shooting mode which many people prefer.
4. SCCY CPX-II
If you're looking for a gun that will get the job done, but won't break the bank, the SCCY CPX-II is the gun for you. It is more than $200 cheaper than the Glock models on this list and comes in a variety of grip colors.
This gun has a 10 round plus 1 round capacity of 9 mm ammo. It is also a pleasure to hold and comes with a lifetime warranty to boot.
5. The Glock 19 Gen 5 Handgun
Often lauded as the best handgun on the market, the Glock 19 is a multi-function gun that is both powerful and easy to carry. This gun is also perfect for left-handed shooters as it can be switched over easily.
It also can carry up to 15 rounds, though be sure to check your state concealed carry regulations on maximum rounds allowable. This gun is an investment that you won't regret.
Time to Go Shopping
Exercising your 2nd amendment rights is an important part of being an active American citizen. Concealed carry weapons are all over the market, and choosing a weapon doesn't have to be overwhelming. For more information on gun ownership and maximizing your ammo check out our site.