Author Archives: Brandon

Brandon is the founder of Concealed Nation and is an avid firearm enthusiast, with a particular interest in responsible concealed carry. His EDC is a Glock 27 that holds Hornady 165 gr FTX Critical Defense rounds, and rides comfortably in an Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 2.0 holster.
Two Gonzaga students face expulsion after defending themselves
Roommates Erik Fagan and Dan McIntosh, both seniors, may be expelled this week after they used McIntosh’s pistol to repel a late-night trespasser... Read More
Introducing the world’s first working 3D Printed Metal Gun
It's been done, and it's successful. The fine folks over at Solid Concepts have successfully printed, out of metal, a working 3D-printed 1911-style... Read More
The Illusion of the “Gun Free Zone”
  I'm about to go on a rant. Let's start off by saying this: I am not necessarily here to win a fight. I am writing this article based... Read More
The 4 Rules of Gun Safety
The 4 rules of gun safety were put in place to ensure that no accidents happen. If these rules are followed 100% of the time, you can rest assured... Read More
[PRODUCT REVIEW] AimLine sights
Our first review on sights, we couldn't be more excited and enthusiastic to bring you our thoughts on AimLine Sights. Made in the USA and bringing to... Read More
[PRODUCT REVIEW] Lone Wolf 40-9 Conversion Barrel for Glock 27
Be sure to visit Lone Wolf on Facebook and tell them that Concealed Nation sent you! Ahh, choices. We pitch a lot of Glock products and... Read More
How to fix your squeaky leather holster; A few quick and easy tips!
If you've ever used a leather holster, or a leather/kydex holster, you have probably had the thing make a few squeaking noises when you move around.... Read More
Michael Myers Gunman Prank; This guy may scare the wrong person one day
This has to be one of the worst, unfunny, horribly thought-out plan that we've seen. Picture yourself walking somewhere at night and then having a... Read More
25 Things That Only People Who Carry Concealed Would Understand
1. When you first start carrying concealed, it feels like the entire world... Read More
Ore. School Board Votes to Allow Staff to Carry Concealed on grounds
Could you imagine if every school in the country had this new policy? There is no doubt that it is an unsettling feeling to even think that we need... Read More
Background Checks for Ammo Purchases Delayed in New York
Buffalo News is reporting that the background check for ammo law that was scheduled to go in effect January 15th 2014 will be delayed. It is said... Read More
NY Safe Act latest victim of many more to come
According to Buffalo News, Governer Cuomo's NY Safe Act has been called up for duty again against another otherwise law-abiding citizen. This '7... Read More
Carving a pumpkin with a gun; hickok45 does it right!
If you aren't a fan of hickok45, you're missing out on an important part of life! Watch him carve a pumpkin with one of his... Read More
Concealed Nation Magazine – Help Us Make It Happen! For all the details, visit our campaign on Indiegogo... Read More
ANOTHER UPDATE: Springfield XDs Recall
We just received an email from Springfield regarding the recall of their XDs line: XD-S™ Recall Update 10/04/2013 Dear Springfield... Read More