Review: Browning 1911-380

This post by James Downey originally appeared on Ballistics by the inch. Over the weekend I had a chance to try one of the relatively new Browning 1911-380 models.  It was one of the basic models, with a 4.25″ barrel: I like a nice 1911, and have owned several over...

Review: Sterling PPL .380 ACP

This post by James Downey originally appeared on Ballistics by the inch. Sometimes it’s a good thing to look back at failed experiments, to better understand how we got to where we are today. It can be instructive, as well as cautionary — what we think of as...