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Best ankle holster?

Discussion in 'Carry Issues' started by Shipwreck-The-Sequel, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. Shipwreck-The-Sequel

    Shipwreck-The-Sequel Beretta 92 Nut!

    May 11, 2010
    Hockey City, Texas
    Thinking of gettng an ankle holster for a Kahr PM9.

    I have seen comments over the years that some are better than others, because some slide down or cause other issues.

    anyone have a recommendation of one of the better ankle holsters to try?
  2. series1811

    series1811 Enforcerator. CLM

    Lot of threads on this. I wore a Ken Null with a P239 in it for eleven years (lost it in Katrina in 2005) and replaced it with a Galco Ankle Glove that I wore until I retired and gave it away last year (what was I thinking?).

    I need to get another one, too. :supergrin:

    Do it for at least a month before you decide it's no good for you.

  3. Vanman2004b


    Mar 7, 2009
  4. 4Rules


    Mar 11, 2012
    Rusty Sherrick's Ultra Light Ankle Carry is pretty good. (Delivery might take a while.)

    The Alessi is highly regarded, and it is in stock now at Brownells.
    Stock #:100-005-494
  5. Warp


    Jul 31, 2005
    My Galco Ankle Glove is pretty great.
  6. Shipwreck-The-Sequel

    Shipwreck-The-Sequel Beretta 92 Nut!

    May 11, 2010
    Hockey City, Texas
    I went ahead and ordered the ankle lite. The only difference is the boning and material of the holster. I know someone at Galco. he told me that the leg strap part will wear out long before the holster does.
  7. LiebeGlock


    Jan 15, 2012
    You ordered the ankle lite one that doesn't have the support strap that wraps around the top of the calf? Update this thread once you get it because I am needing some feedback on ankle holsters, but have read that without the support strap, they are horribly uncomfortable.
  8. button man

    button man

    Jan 27, 2003
    What ever ankle holster you decide on let me pass on some advise given me years ago by a long time foot patrolman. Get a pair of old fashioned nylon dress socks like your Grandfather of Father used to wear, the ones that come up to your knee. Wear one under your regular sock and the ankle holster will be comfortable all day.
  9. mikegun


    Jun 22, 2006
    In all my years as a cop ill bet i have had and used every kind of ANKLE HOLSTER MADE. and ill say to me the RENEGADE, 45 or fifty bucks, is the most comfy one i have used, no matter what the gun was, also stays in place better then others, this without the garter some use....
  10. series1811

    series1811 Enforcerator. CLM

    I never used an ankle holster with the calf strap, but ankles, like waists, are different on people. You just have to find what your particular body type likes best.
  11. Shipwreck-The-Sequel

    Shipwreck-The-Sequel Beretta 92 Nut!

    May 11, 2010
    Hockey City, Texas
    Yes. I wanna try it without the strap before I get that additional part. From what I gathered, the majority of people don't wear it.