Kinetic Concealment Holsters

Kinetic Concealment holster

Kinetic Concealment is a relatively new holster company that is making a new kind of hybrid IWB holster that looks to raise shooters’ expectations on comfort. Hybrid IWB holsters generally use a Kydex shell mounted to a slab of leather.  The leather acts as the platform for the unit and stabilizes the gun.  Many people […]

Pink Kydex from Comp-Tac

Comp-Tac Pink Holster

Hot Pink Kydex is the latest offering from holster maker Comp-Tac.  Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the new pink plastic is available in 11 different products from paddle holsters to AR-15 magazine pouches. According to Comp-Tac, there is no additional charge for the pink color.  The pink holsters can be ordered by phone or […]

New DeSantis Gear for 2013

DeSantis Pocket Shot holster

In the final weeks of the year, DeSantis announced several new products: a pink Clip Grip, a new line of inexpensive leather gun belts and a Pocket Shot holster for the Ruger LCP with a Crimson Trace LG-431 attached. Pink Clip Grip The Clip Grip is a polymer revolver grip with a portion that sticks […]

New Blackhawk Products

Blackhawk GripBreak Holster

Blackhawk announced a slew of new products at the recent 2012 NASGW Expo.  I’ll run down a few of them for you here: GripBreak leather holsters – The GripBreak leather holsters are concealment holsters with a thumb release mechanism.  The design of the holster allows for the shooter to obtain a shooting grip on the pistol […]

Versacarry for Revolvers

Versacarry Revolver Holster

Versacarry is a very non-traditional holster that carries a gun in a clip device, rather than in an enclosed leather, nylon or kydex scabbard.  They are available for virtually any handgun, except revolvers…until now. I got to examine the brand new Versacarry for revolvers at the 2012 NASGW show.  The new carry clip works pretty much […]

N8 Squared Tactical Holsters

N8 Squared Holsters

At the NRA Convention, I stopped by the N8 2 Tactical holsters booth to follow-up on the pictures I took the night before the show started. There I got to talk with Katie Johnson about what could be one of the most comfortable inside the waistband (IWB) holsters on the market. The name of the […]

Ruger SR-22 Pistol Holsters

Tuff Tacllet for Ruger SR22 pistol holster

If you want a holster for the Ruger SR-22 pistol announced yesterday, you do have a few options available immediately.  These are going to be the more generic, “one size fits many” type holsters, but they will work. These holsters should fit the SR-22 pistol: Blackhawk size 1 paddle holster Uncle Mike’s Paddle size 1 […]

Gould & Goodrich Taurus Judge Holster

Taurus Judge Holster

Gould & Goodrich announced a new model 874 Taurus Judge holster for 2012.  The leather holster is called a sporting holster, suggesting it is designed for hunting or other outdoors activities.  The leather is dyed chestnut brown, which I happen to prefer for these kinds of holsters. The holster can be worn as a straight […]

High Noon Holsters for Taurus 709 Slim and Sig Sauer P238

High Noon Holsters Tailgunner

I’ve recently had multiple e-mails asking who is making holsters for the Taurus 709 (aka the Slim) and the Sig Sauer P238.  Based on how well both of these guns have been selling, I imagine their is a great deal of demand for quality holsters for these firearms. If you are in the market for […]

On Quality Holsters and Guns

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One of the Internet arguments that never seems to die is whether you should carry a pistol with a cartridge in the chamber.  The argument against carrying with “one in the pipe” is based on the idea that it is unsafe to do so.  People are concerned about “accidental” discharges while it is carried, or […]

5.11 Casual Belt Review: Quality Gun Belt at Reasonable Price

Looking for a quality gun belt for concealed carry, but don’t want to spend a fortune?  5.11 may have just what you are looking for. Available in brown and black, the 5.11 Leather Casual Belt offers a sturdy platform to attach your holster to, while keeping a casual or dress-down appearance.  The 5.11 belt has […]

Galco AutoLock Matrix Holsters

The new Galco AutoLock Matrix holsters are an affordable way to secure your weapon when carrying concealed.  Even with your firearm under a cover garment, you still might be targeted for a gun grab.  Having a simple way to lock the gun into the holster can give you that moment to recover from the initial […]