Author Archives: shellshocked

Shellshocked is a 13 year Active Duty Army Veteran with a broad experience and knowledge of all things firearms and ammunition related. A resident of Ohio, an Open Carry State, but prefers to remain among the ranks of the Concealed Nation. Although you will occasionally find him Open Carrying his FN 5.7 in a BlackHawk! Kydex retention paddle holster. His every day carry is a Beretta Storm PX4 Compact 15+1 in a StealthGearUSA ventilated Kydex IWB Holster. Spare Magazine, flashlight, and knife always on hand.
Concealed Carry Within The Vehicle, Encountering A Protest Turned Violent
Regretfully, as we’ve observed in the news lately, the occurrence of angry protests are on the rise. With incidents like Ferguson and Baltimore in... Read More
77-Year-Old Florida Resident Defends Home And Self Against Two Intruders, Killing One And Injuring Another
REDLAND, FLORIDA -- On May 18th, just after noon, an elderly man of 77 was forced to defend himself when two yet unidentified male suspects allegedly... Read More
Alabama Senate Passed New Firearm Bill That Allows Transportation Of Handgun In Vehicle Without Concealed Carry Permit
The Alabama Senate passed a new firearms Bill that would allow any gun owner to carry and transport a loaded handgun in their vehicle without the... Read More
Safe Handling, Safe Storage Of Firearms Inside The Home
No matter what sort of firearms you have in your home; whether it be your concealed carry firearm, hunting rifles, or sport firearms one thing... Read More
Firearms In The Family, Introducing Your Significant Other To Firearms
Firearms and related subjects are a daily encounter for any avid Concealed Carrier. One particular situation you might have to face sooner or later... Read More
Frequency Of Use: How Often Should You Clean And Practice With Your EDC?
A pressing subject for all those that enjoy the freedom of Every Day Carry: When is the right time to take that firearm from the holster and give it... Read More
Tips For Traveling With Your Firearm By Land And Air
To most avid concealed carriers, traveling with your firearm can be an annoying and troublesome task when crossing State lines. Most career carriers... Read More
Tips For Starting Your Day; Concealed Carry Setup
For most people, beginning their day is a routine. It’s a set schedule of activities that includes showering, eating, and dressing for the day.... Read More
[FIREARM REVIEW] Glock 23 Gen 4
When it comes to selecting a firearm for personal use, whether it be concealed carry, home protection, or just something to enjoy out at the range; a... Read More
West Virginia Pushes Pro-Gun Legislation In The Form Of Permetless Concealed Carry
In Charleston, West Virginia a new Bill was brought to the State Senate panel that would allow the concealed carry of a handgun without a permit.... Read More
Do You Use Magazine Holders?
When going about your daily routine while carrying concealed, one imposing question that one can face is: Just how much ammunition should I keep on... Read More
Florida State Campus Gun Bill Approved By Senate Committee
In another win for the pro-gun population, a Bill was approved in Florida that would allow people with concealed firearms licenses to carry on State... Read More
[FIREARM REVIEW] Sig Sauer P238 (Extreme)
The matter of concealed carry can be one filled with many variables. One particularly troublesome decision one has to make can be as important as the... Read More
[APP REVIEW] The Legal Heat Smartphone App
Keeping up with the ever-constant changes of firearms laws and regulations can be a tiring process. Federal Law and State Law alike are constantly in... Read More
Passing The Bill, Allowing Concealed Carry In Schools
On Tuesday, the North Dakota House of Representatives passed Legislation that would allow licensed concealed carry permit holders to carry on school... Read More