Time to rotate the main Carry Gun.

Discussion in 'The Snubbie Club' started by Chup, Aug 30, 2013.

  1. Put the SP101 away for a while. Carrying my 617 7 shot 357 again. And as always a LCR357 is in my pocket as backup.

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  2. Same holster?

  3. Love my SP101 (spurless, 2.5in, 357) and am carrying right now.

    My Taurus 617 devolved a timing problem so I sold it two years ago.
  4. I can use the same holster. It's a thin leather holster from Concealment Concepts. The SP sits lower so I put a filler in the bottom of the holster when carrying the SP.
    #4 Chup, Aug 30, 2013
    Last edited: Aug 30, 2013
  5. Well, I missed the SP101. I put the 617 away and it's back to carrying two Rugers.
  6. Hugo R

    Hugo R Gaff G26 User!

    Pardon my ignorance, is the 617 a S&W? And how do you carry your SP101 and the LCR? Hip holster and pocket? Do you use a pocket protector/pocket holster?

    Inquiring minds want to know.

  7. Hugo R

    Hugo R Gaff G26 User!

    Actually, I found the 617. Interesting. What length barrel is yours and what kind of .22 ammo do you use when you carry it?

  8. I just got a SP101 with 2.25" barrel with bobbed hammer. I need a IWB holster for it and I too am wondering what others are using. I look forward to the answers as well on what others are using for holsters
  9. My 617 is a Taurus 2" 7 shot 357. The 617 and the Sp101 fit a leather IWB holster I got from concealment concepts years ago. The SP sits a little lower since it is slimmer than the 7 shooter. I carry the LCR357 in my off hand front pocket in a black hawk nylon pocket holster.
    #9 Chup, Sep 6, 2013
    Last edited: Sep 6, 2013
  10. Hugo R

    Hugo R Gaff G26 User!

    Excellent OP, I really like your SP101/LCR combo. Great choice for EDC.

  11. All the years I switched around with different carry and back ups, this feels right. From easy carry to the multitude of ammo possibilities. The same speed loaders with the same extra ammo. Sometimes I feel the need to go lighter. I have carried the LCR357 as main carry IWB. My S&W 442 is in pocket as back up. I can use the same speed loaders but, now they are loaded with 135g. Gold Dot JHP.
  12. I normally put the G26 away this time of year and get out the G19....but this Fall/Winter I think I'll carry the Ruger SP101 snubbie. I just purchased a set of Hogue Rubber/Nylon grips and they feel great.
  13. I like the Hogues on my SP. they fit my hand good. I keep a a Glock 26 in my Car Safe in case of road hazards .

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