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Old 02-09-2013, 11:35 PM
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Question No luck with holsters, eh?

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Originally Posted by Vampyredark View Post
So, I have not had good luck with holsters. They are ALL too bulky for me.

My pistol has no external safeties, and a 6lb trigger pull. Is it safe to carry without a holster and just tucked in the pants?
What make and model of gun?

If you want to go for the minimalist approach...

http://www.usgalco.com/HolsterPT3.as...47&CatalogID=4
http://www.usgalco.com/HolsterPT3.as...87&CatalogID=5

The Yaqui style of holsters is unobtrusive yet still retains the gun well.

Or, there's this option...

http://www.thewilderness.com/index.p...643&parent=145

Same sort of "minimalist" idea, but in nylon.

Or, if you want a built-in belt/holster...

http://www.atstacticalgear.com/cgi/c...on&key=ST-2583
http://www.rangerjoes.com/ATS-Tactic...ers-P3660.aspx

...and here in leather...

http://www.banderagunleather.com/index.html

Even a half-way decent holster is better than just shoving a loaded weapon in your waistband or pocket without a holster. Muzzle awareness and trigger safety are both issues that come to mind. For your safety, and the safety of others, get a holster. Or, here's what can happen...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpgL5kuBpMA

Knowing is half the battle! --1911ShooterPhil
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