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Glock 19 IWB Holster Questions

Discussion in 'Carry Issues' started by tacomatrd, Jun 24, 2012.

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  1. tacomatrd

    tacomatrd

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    I just purchased a 19 for EDC. I was looking for the most comfortable holster and to conceal the pistol the best. I am 6ft tall and 165 pounds. After all the research I have done it seems that the Comp-Tec holsters are very popular. Is this holster going to conceal and be comforable to carry? Is it worth the money? I have been carrying a Beretta Nano in an Old Faithful Holster but, just can't get used to it. The 19 just feels right. Just need a great holster now for it.
     
  2. MTAC is cheap for what you get IMO, and is one of the most comfortable holsters I have worn.
     

  3. ranger1968

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    The Comptac's are nice; a lot of people don't like the plastic clips, though;

    I was carrying in a Crossbreed Supertuck until I found these: http://hhholsters.highwire.com/

    He's doing really nice work, with a lot of custom touches that the others either charge extra for or don't even offer, and at a good price;

    He's a small one-man shop, but he gets the rigs out pretty quick, even with things like personalization , and he takes a lot of pride in his work.

    Check his gear out, you will pleased that you did.
     
  4. Yes Yes and Yes. Great holster from a good company and the people I've dealt with there have been awesome. Super customer service!

    If you're thinking about a Milt Sparks, Top Gun Supply just got some in stock. They will go fast. I've been dealing with them for a couple of years and have had excellent customer service.
     
  5. Yeah I thought I wouldn't like the clips but I've actually had great results with them. For me the hard part (not that hard) was tweaking the adjustment to my liking.
     
  6. lethal tupperwa

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  7. Another neat part of the MTAC is the ability to change the Kydex Sheath to accomodate another model gun...

    The clips are not an issue for me.

    Like I said, price wise the MTAC is a deal, but if you wanna look at more pricey holsters - and there are many, but another poster mentioned Milt Sparks...his versa max ll is a great holster IMO.
     
  8. Two Guns

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    +1 for the MTAC, it just works.
     
  9. NFK

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    Brommeland Max-Con V. Pricey, but extremely comfortable and the G19 will disappear. Service Grade works fine.
     
  10. 4Rules

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    If you intend to carry at 12:30-2 O'Clock, there exist better options, such as the CCC Shaggy, but if you intend to carry at 3-4 O'Clock, the Comp-Tac MTAC is as comfortable as it gets. Whether it will conceal - or not - will depend upon your dress and deportment; you cannot ever allow yourself to forget that it is there.
     
  11. gunowner1

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    If you want to save a little bit get the CompTac Spartan.I've carried my G19, G30,and G26 in the same Spartan holster for over a year with zero issues. Same c-clips the entire time with no breakage or problems at all.
     
  12. pizza

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    I'm a big fan of the CTAC holster for my G19. I even wear it hiking with my backpack on. Very comfortable. I've done 10+ miles in a day with no discomfort. It conceals very well. I like the plastic clips. Very easy to remove the holster without removing my belt. Still using the original clips too for 4 years.


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  13. Travelin' Jack

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    Agreed. I'd buy MTAC's at twice the price. Don't tell Comp-Tac that, thought.
     
  14. I carry my G19 in a Don Hume PCCH. I think it's the best IWB holster for the money. Inexpensive, well made, and comfortable.
     
  15. Folsom_Prison

    Folsom_Prison Brew Crew

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    I use a supertuck and couldn't be happier.
     
  16. Comp-Tac MTAC user here as well. I'm also using their IWB mag carrier. Both are excellent products that make concealing and carrying my G19 and a spare mag easy and comfortable! Personally, I like the adjustability their clips offer.
     
  17. Cruizer

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  18. ftw13

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    comptac minotaur
     
  19. FFR Spyder GT

    FFR Spyder GT Ex-Gunslinger

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    Holy moly, Batman!

    I couldn't imagine walking around all day with that stuck down the waistband of my jeans!

    I carry everything from a G23, G35, G20, G21 and or a G21SF in a Glock holster OWB at 3:00.

    I've been carrying Glocks for over 20 years and been carrying handguns for over 30years (I'm 48yo) and just never cared for IWB carry.
     
  20. DrewF86

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    I have a Crossbreed Supertuck, tried an MTAC, and then went back to my Crossbreed. But that's just me.

    I love my Crossbreed, but don't be afraid to try any of the more popular IWB hybrid holsters. You're going to end up with a box (or drawer) full of holsters no matter what you do.