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Looking to make my own kydex holsters...

Discussion in 'Carry Issues' started by glock21xxx, Oct 23, 2011.


  1. glock21xxx

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    Can't find the foam for a press.....anyone know where I can get that stuff? I have looked at HD, Lowes, Hobby Lobby, etc. No joy.

    Anyone, please?

    Thanks!
     
  2. rbhale32

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    NOHLO

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    Wal Mart camping mat (the rolled-up blue kind) over in the camping section. It's 1/2", so You'll have to double it to make it 1", but it works. I just cut the sections and glue two pieces together to get the 1". Or knifekits.com (I've heard that stuff lasts longer) but I have had no problems with the Wal Mart alternative.
    These are my holsters : http://www.glocktalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1358694
    They got a little bit better the more I made them, but the problems were never the molding. All using the blue Wal Mart foam.
     

    #2 rbhale32, Oct 23, 2011
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  3. glock21xxx

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    Awesome! Thanks sir! I will post pics once I make a few!
     
  4. Blaster

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    Hunc tu caveto

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