home defense

  1. Deathseed

    New to Firearms

    Hello Everyone, I am a new gun owners and I am trying to find out what would be important to know. I currently have a XD 9mm for home defense and a Hellcat Pro for EDC. I haven't had much training yet other than a NRA Basic Pistol class and not sure where to go from here. I live in the...
  2. N

    Home Defense Ammo & Pistols

    I live in a regular neighborhood, surrounded by other houses. No ranch, no big land, just a neighborhood. I was watching a video comparing the penetration of 9mm, 9mm hollow point, and 223 bullets. Surprisingly, the 223 ammo penetrated fewer drywall sheets than both types of 9mm ammo. That...
  3. LicensedToPill

    Recommendations for 12 Gauge Ammo for Home Defense

    I know there are many factors that contribute to the type of weapon and ammo used for home defense. I currently have a Mossberg 500 ATI Tactical 12 gauge. I have a wife, 2 dogs, and 2 cats. Everyone sleeps in the same room together at night. I still have concern about over-penetration due to my...