When choosing the holster note on the reliability of the fixing arms and the ability to quickly remove it. Are important as ease of mounting holster and minimum size. To ensure that the holster does not accumulate dirt, choose a holster, not jotted from the muzzle.
If you choose to carry a gun open or semi-open holster, wear it under your outer clothing (jacket, jacket). The best solution would be to use a universal holster that can be used as shoulder straps and attach to the waist belt.
With shoulder (outboard) version of the carry holster, slide the arm through the loop-like belt is designed to place the belt on the shoulder. The shoulder belt should positioned close to the surface of the body to be invisible under clothes. The design of the shoulder holster provides the ability to adjust the straps for your height and body composition. If you are right handed, the holster conveniently positioned on the left shoulder – this allows you to quickly retrieve the weapon if necessary.
Transfer additional narrow strap attached to a broad shoulder, over his right shoulder and attach it to the waist belt. The strap will not allow the holster to shift and topple from his seat. It is also possible the design of the holster of the two annular belts fastened together near the shoulder blades. Adjust the length of the belt, achieving tight placing the holster under the left armpit.
Place it in a secured holster weapons and lock the strap (possibly a buckled strap on the button or the Velcro that is less reliable). Put on your clothes and check how mount the holster provides secrecy of wear and comfort when traveling. If necessary, adjust the position of holster and tilt arms.
When choosing a belt holster, position it on the belt side of the working hand. The point of attachment of the holster to the belt is usually located at the back of the holster above the center of mass of weapons to arm was at the level of the waist belt.
Advice 2: How to sew a holster
Holster allows convenient carrying of weapons, however, to pick up its size and for the specific make of the weapon is very easy. Sometimes it is more profitable to make the case for weapons of their own. Business is not the easiest thing for the layman, it requires certain skills. But there is a compromise solution – make a mixed bag-the holster out of scrap materials.
You will need
- Waist bag, old universal holster, a piece of plastic waist belt
Choose the simple Fanny pack of soft material, which usually used to carry money, keys, documents and other small items that will not fit in your pocket. To acquire such a repository can be on any flea market. Just to carry a gun in a similar bag is uncomfortable for the reason that it will SAG under its weight that can unmask gun. Therefore, the bag will have a little upgrade.
Back pocket belt bags insert cut to size a piece of hard plastic. This will strengthen the bag, giving it the desired shape. Using the knife to cut in the back wall of the bag and a plastic insert with two slots in width Trouser belt.
Take an old universal holster, release her from the straps and clasps – we don't need them. Trouser belt slide in one slot of the upgraded bags from the outside. Now inside the bag, wear the strap on the holster, pull it through the lugs on the side of the holster. Print a strap on the inside of the bag out through the second slot. Since the slits in the bag is done through a hard plastic insert, they can not break, so to strengthen the edges is not required.
Insert in the resulting gun holster for concealed carry waist and fasten the zipper. Slip the belt over the belt to your bag-holster was located on the left side (if you're right handed). With this method of carrying the gun rests on the holster, the load on the bag is not transmitted, so the whole structure does not SAG, keeps its shape and fits like a glove.
In order to expose the weapon and bring it in readiness, enough left hand to take the zipper bag back, and the right to remove the weapon from the holster. Such a method of carrying weapons in a closed bag are comfortable in hot weather, when using the shoulder holster concealed carry uncomfortable, as it requires clothing.