If you like to own the finest examples of, well, anything, then that probably applies to carry pistols too. When it comes to anything related to the 1911, Wilson Combat has an undisputed reputation for quality. Their new line of kinda-1911s is not exception. Though the original – mid-sized – EDC X9 is my favorite of the three, this new compact version is one hell of a pistol for personal protection. Click HERE to check out a full review in NRA’s Shooting Illustrated magazine.
Richard Mann was born and raised in the West Virginia hills. During his military and law enforcement career Richard obtained numerous certifications in small arms instruction.Badge turned in, Richard is now a contributing editor to a variety of magazines and has authored several books. He lives on Shadowland – his shooting range in West Virginia – with the most understanding wife in the world, their three kids and a very protective Rhodesian Ridgeback.