For Women

Reviews of products that are either marketed to Women or useful to female shooters. These reviews are done by our team of female shooters who have a different approach to products then our typical reviews.

Guns by the Numbers, not Mythology

In the last couple weeks I’ve had a great number of conversations circulating around the topic of good carry guns and how to win and survive a violent encounter. There are a great deal of nearly mythic attributes that a great many people assign to firearms and other defensive tools and I want to make a general address here that …

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5.11 Women’s Tactical Pants Review

Hello and welcome to my first review EVER.  As I settle down in front of the computer, I am accompanied by my 5-11 Stryke Pants and a glass of red wine. This will be a learning experience for the both of us… Let’s get it on! Us ladies in the tactical world know there are not many items specifically geared …

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Laser Ammo USA Launches April Ladies’ Month Raffle

Coming back from Shot Show 2015 speaking to my partner one thing was clearly evident while 2014 may have been the rise of the woman shooter 2015 was going to be the continuation. Heading out to public ranges since I have been nothing but pleased by the large amount of women shooters who are actively training and working at the …

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Kangaroo Cary Air Marshal 3 Holster Review

Many of our recent reviews have been on the tactical side of things. While many of our users enjoy looking at and using tactical gear, the fact is it’s not practical or part of the EDC lifestyle for all readers. We are going to be taking a step back and focusing on the average self-defense gun owner. The gun owner …

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Womens Prana Halle Pant Review

Editors Note: Gun ownership and Concealed Carry Permits among women have been on the rise. Heidi Dexter is an excellent example of the type of women who have taken upon themselves to train and carry so as to not become a victim. I have been lucky enough to train with her and her husband on 2 occasions and on each …

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Slide Racking Tips for any Strength User

This article was recently published by Cheaper then Dirt. After the debacle that they created a year back I have not been won over by them. That said good information even from a bad source is still valuable.   The actual article is published here: http://cheaperthandirt.com/blog/ However for those of you who might not want to head over there we are …

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Damsel in Defense Beating the Statistics

In the last few weeks some truly inspiring women have reached out to me. We recently did an article on Off Hand Gear run by Off Hand Sandi and how she is working to make shooting accessories more attractive to female shooters. We also have been in touch with Michigan Moms Against Gun Control another great organization that is made up of more …

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NORB – No Ordinary Range Bag

Women shooters are not the minority they used to be. Here at 248Shooter we see more and more women signing up to out Facebook page and interacting with us. We have even picked up 2 female reviewers to further test products designed specifically for the female shooters. Bean our first of these new women reviewers takes a look at the …

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Sig Sauer P938 Review Follow up

It has now been several months since I purchased the sig p938. You can see our original review with technical specs and our initial thoughts here.    Originally we purchased a P938 Extreme with Hogue G-10 grips for Mrs. Shooter, because of her small hands and fingers that required a short Single Action Only trigger. After taking her CPL course …

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