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Shoulder Holster vs IWB: What’s The Real Difference?

Shoulder Holster vs IWB: What’s The Real Difference?

When you’re planning on how you will begin to carry your handgun in a concealed way, it can be hard to know which method is better: shoulder holster vs IWB? Do you want to use a shoulder holster, as it is becoming popular once again, or is the inside-the-waistband (IWB) method still good for you? Largely, […]

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IWB Holster Brands: A Beginner's Guide

IWB Holster Brands: A Beginner’s Guide

After hours, days, or possibly months of deliberating, you have finally found your perfect personal firearm, so now the hunt is to find the best way to carry it with you. With so many options available, sometimes it’s hard to know where to start in making a purchase that will conceal your firearm safely and […]

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How to Shoot a Pistol the Right Way (All-Inclusive Guide)

It’s time to learn how to shoot a pistol the right way…IntroductionOur comprehensive guide on how to shoot a pistol is intended to bring new shooters up to speed, and give those looking to review the basics a concise resource. We want to emphasize right off the bat that this subject fills volumes, so use […]

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Where to Wear IWB Holsters: The Recommended Positions

Where to Wear IWB Holsters: The Recommended Positions

The common way of carrying a concealed weapon is through a gun belt, but it is often bulky and doesn’t provide much concealment. IWB or inside the waistband holsters can solve that problem, but they do lower the time you need to draw your gun. Also, there are a few details you need to know if […]

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Can You Use An IWB Holster For Open Carry?

Quick Navigation Using IWB holsters for open carry lacks concealmentKeep in mind the open carry LawsOpen Carrying with an IWB is a rarity  In this article, we discuss whether or not you can you use an IWB holster for open carry. We will also look at what factors are important to keep in mind when […]

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A Guide to IWB Tuckable Holsters

A guide on how to carry concealed with your shirt tucked in using a tuckable IWB holster.

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IWB vs. OWB Holsters

IWB vs. OWB Holsters

When looking for the best way to secure your handgun on your waist, you really have two great hip holster designs to choose from—IWB (Inside the Waistband) and OWB (Over the Waistband) carry holsters. Both types of holsters offer a rich set of advantages as well as shared similarities, making one type more beneficial for […]

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A Buyer’s Guide to Appendix Carry Holsters

Although the appendix may not be good for much, the carry position named for it goes a long way in picking up the slack. Also known as belly carry, appendix carry refers to concealing a pistol along the user’s front waistline on the gun-hand side. This affords some advantages, in that it renders the pistol easily accessible and requires only very small movements to bring the muzzle to bear on target.

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General Gun Safety and IWB Safety

Over the last few decades, the argument surrounding gun control and the right to bear arms has been at the forefront of public debate in the US. There is no denying the fact that we Americans have the Constitution-given right to own and carry firearms as long as we are safe, responsible, and do so […]

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How to Make Kydex Holsters at Home

How to Make Kydex Holsters at Home

Are you shopping for a holster but you haven’t found one that meets your need? Consider making your own.  This way it’ll be shaped exactly to your gun’s body and your high expectations. Does it sound too difficult? It’s not.  However, with many people’s busy schedule purchasing on of the best Kydex holsters for 2019 is […]

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