Your home and everything (and everyone) in it is important to you. That's why arming it with the best possible defense against intrusion or theft might be a high priority for you. When it comes to home-defense pistols and revolvers, Armscor has you covered.
Try these RIA favorites on for size when you're stocking up for your home-defense arsenal.
Boasting a great tactical-grip fit and a home-defense-friendly caliber, it's a resilient pistol with high sight visibility and a user-friendly trigger pull. It's unassuming size and deceptively powerful punch make it an ideal fit for your home-defense needs.
If a revolver is more your speed, the Rock Island Armory 38 Special pieces are probably up your alley. If you don't mind the reload time (a semi-automatic will offer a speedier go), it doubles as a great concealed carry firearm for outside the home as well - never mind its portable size, fully shrouded barrel and spurless hammer.
If avoiding the heavyweights is a priority for you, you'll gel nicely with the MAPP, which offers a significantly light recoil and carrying weight without sacrificing capacity nor power. Bonus points? It's compatible with 9mm accessories as a general rule and typically comes with a fairly minimal pricetag.
This pistol is a powerhouse - but it has the features to back up its relatively sizable stature. A hefty capacity thanks to the boisterous 22 magnum caliber and a tough finish paired with an anti-snag profile make it a reliable piece to pull from concealment to great effect in the home.
Talk about value - if you need a great starter firearm for home defense, you can't get much more affordable than the M200. Don't let the price tag deter you, though - the quality is there too, with a semi-shrouded barrel for ideal handling capability and the versatility of single- or double-action firing.
When it comes to a clean draw, you can't get much better than the GI Standard. Its low-profile sites and slim frame make it an ideal drawing pistol, whether from a concealed space in your home or a holster. Its durable, engineered for accuracy and built with a classic 1911 recoil.
The 45ACP caliber is traditionally a good selection for a home-defense pistol, offering just enough power to succeed in your end goal without excessive recoil or punch. And the Rock Standard offers the quick-draw potential with checkered grips and full-length guide rod support.
The name kind of says it all - if you're after a highly concealable, highly economical pistol for home defense, the accuracy, reliability and, yes, size of the Baby Rock combine for a very effective tool in case of defensive shooting need.