Shoulder holster, that's it...!

Discussion in 'Carry Issues' started by thequintessentialman, Oct 29, 2020.

  1. BamaBud

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    I might end up with this one for my Tac-14 from Andrews Leather. upload_2020-10-30_15-10-12.png
     
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    The horizontal holster that the Miami classic is, you don’t need a tie down. It will draw just fine when broken in. I have a few Galco shoulder rigs ( yes, I am a holster junkie). It’s not necessary.
     

  3. walkinguf61

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    Wow. That’s going to be my new EDC rig-lol.
     
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    https://www.craftholsters.com/shoulder-holsters

    No personal experience with this brand, but it looks interesting. Their "roto" shoulder holster carries the gun vertically, but it tilts down when you grip the gun for a more natural draw. Might be worth looking into.
     
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    The prices are also more in line of what they were just a short time ago too.

    The vertical design would be easier to conceal as well
     
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  6. thequintessentialman

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    Nice setup but there's no extra ammo for the pistol. May need a belt mag pouch.

    Sent from my SM-G955U using Tapatalk
     
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    What the heck!

    You guys have convinced me to buy a Miami Classic for my Sig P365. I went to the website to order, and when it came to selecting model, the P365 was not listed.

    I'm going to call them tomorrow. I can't imagine why they don't make a holster for the P365, since it's becoming so popular.
     
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    They offer it in the CLASSIC LITE SHOULDER SYSTEM version. I went ahead and ordered one, although it disappoints me it only has a single extra magazine pouch. I hope that someday they make it in the true Miami Classic.
     
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    Try Andrews Custom leather or A.E. Nelson.
     
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    The Monarch is a good rig and does not swing away from the body.


    View: https://youtu.be/5Q939p3i97o


    Galco has some good safe use instruction in their video.

    View: https://youtu.be/jRgZj7bvovM
     
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    Your comment and my reply got me to thinking; so I contacted Ken a couple of hours ago. I ordered one of his SMZ holsters for my Kahr PM9. He said he will make it Monday and put it in the mail Tuesday.

    I haven't used a shoulder holster since 1967 when I carried a 1911 in a U.S. Govt tanker's holster. I carry the Kahr strictly as a BUG; so the SMZ will just be one more option for hiding it during winter months while wearing a cover garment.
     
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    Works well with a light cover garment, and clip the opposite side to itself.
     
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    Miami classic is great holster for when riding a motorcycle.
     
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    Not sure I understand the bolded part...maybe, it will be more evident when I actually see the rig. :dunno:
     
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    The opposite side (without the firearm) is designed to clip to your pants or belt, instead I clip it to itself on the offside.
     
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    Damn, I feel dense. Are you saying to form a loop around your offside shoulder with the offside strap?
     
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    I would not willingly use a vertical shoulder holster, but when I was required to use one I picked a Galco VHS. When I'm not required to use a vertical shoulder holster, I us a Galco Miami Classic. Biggest advantage to Galco is they work just fine without being attached to your belt on either side. I specifically picked the Galco VHS for Afghanistan, because I was going to be wearing it over an OCP shirt that hung over my belt, and sometimes over body armor, so no belt attachments.

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    Been wearing one since the late '80s and I always adjust it so it hangs lower - same with the Galco VHS. I have always been able to draw well from either.
     
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