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Old 02-18-2013, 17:23   #1
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How do you carry spare mags?

1. How do you carry a spare mag?
2. What brand?
3. IWB or OWB or other?

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Old 02-18-2013, 17:47   #2
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Don't remember the brand but got a single mag holder (hard side) with a spring-clip for about $12 from Bo ..... (they whose name shall not be mentioned).com. It was a friction type that held the mag very well.
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Old 02-18-2013, 17:58   #3
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I tried to make one myself, out of a knife pouch of all things..

Worked great for about 2 whole hours.

I am now in the process of trying to find a single mag pouch for a reasonable price, since I only have two 15 round mags and one of them is in the 19 when I'm carrying (even though I could legally carry the 33 round mags, I'd prefer not to when CCW'ing.. lol)
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Old 02-18-2013, 18:06   #4
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Galco single magazine carrier made from leather.
It is leather worn on the outside of the belt and attached by a polymer J clip.

Carry Issues

I have several of them for different sized magazines. This one will fit double stack magazines fairly tightly.
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Old 02-18-2013, 18:10   #5
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I use a old cell phone holder, holds two 13 round G23 mags or one mag and a 5.11 ATAC-A1 flashlight, which is how I normally carry it...I figure 26 rounds and a flashlight is better than 39 rounds and in the dark....plus it conceals very well...looks like what it is supposed to look like....a phone holder..
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Old 02-18-2013, 18:14   #6
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I carry a single spare magazine in this: http://www.safariland.com/DutyGear/product.aspx?pid=123

Model # 123-83-2 holds my 15 and 17 round PPQ magazines just fine and it conceals well. I have a few other horizontal style OWB and IWB single mag pouches collecting dust.
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Old 02-18-2013, 18:21   #7
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I just throw it in a pocket. No need to have another thing hiding on my belt.

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Old 02-18-2013, 18:23   #8
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Old 02-18-2013, 18:26   #9
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I just throw it in a pocket. No need to have another thing hiding on my belt.

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I would, but the problem with that is the pocket lint, loose tobacco that falls out from the pack, etc..

If I were to carry in pocket, it would need something covering the tip (where the bullets go)
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Old 02-18-2013, 18:26   #10
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Weak side(left for me) owb. Currently in a BlackHawk single mag carrier I got for 20 bucks at my LGS. I recently ordered a Mitch Rosen MBS express for 50 bucks plus shipping. I carry an XDM 3.8 .40.


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Old 02-18-2013, 18:46   #11
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These looked interesting and well designed. Good reviews as well. Will know tomorrow when they arrive. Price is great and communication with the owner was fantastic.

http://www.kytexgear.com/products-pa...arriers/glock/
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Old 02-18-2013, 20:06   #12
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I carry a Glock 13 round mag for my model 30 in a Glock brand mag pouch OWB.

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Old 02-18-2013, 20:12   #13
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I do not carry spare mag, I carry a spare handgun. Usually a Seecamp 380 or a S&W J frame.
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Old 02-18-2013, 21:12   #14
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Carry Issues
primarily the comp-tac tek-lok single on the left (for which i have one for each of my permit pistols).
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Old 02-18-2013, 21:24   #15
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Nylon velcro flap made by Pass Port. Weak side OWB with the clip. When I carry my G19 I use one that will hold a G17 mag w/a plus 2 and when it is my PM9 I carry one that holds the 7 round extended. Sort of discrete/stealth if I have my shirt tucked in.
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Old 02-18-2013, 22:29   #16
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OWB in a Kytex mag pouch. Great product!!
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Old 02-19-2013, 04:01   #17
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OWB kydex, where do you get the comp-tac tek-lok?

Oh, and my car door has a G-22 mag, and my consol does to, so around my car or in my pocket I always have a spare.
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Old 02-19-2013, 04:25   #18
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I just throw it in a pocket. No need to have another thing hiding on my belt.

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Me too. I haven't needed to strip the mag and clean out the lint yet, either.
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Old 02-19-2013, 09:18   #19
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EBay seller that I know makes custom knife sheaths and mag holders. I went for a plain black one for a g17 mag for my g26. Here's a picture.

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Old 02-19-2013, 09:20   #20
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Sorry, seller info is leathermandbh

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