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Soft Armor Merlin Fanny pack

Discussion in 'Carry Issues' started by sigman69, Jan 10, 2010.

  1. sigman69

    sigman69

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  2. racer88

    racer88 NRA & SAF mbr

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    No experience, but I just looked at it. And, I think it screams "I've got a gun." Heck, it's even SHAPED like a gun. JMHO.

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    Have you tried a tuckable IWB holster? I've been wearing one for about 4 weeks now (Crossbreed Supertuck). It takes a couple of weeks to really break in, and maybe another week to figure out where you prefer to carry it. But, right now I don't feel it at all (and I'm wearing it as I type). There are others that are also good, by the reviews written here on GT.
     
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    kda NRA Life Member

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    Maybe it is just the picture, but even with the holster unzipped, it appears that you'd have to struggle a bit to free the pistol (at least one the size pictured here). And what the poster above said too.
     
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    Mr. Blandings

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    It's a darn shame when a company that specializes in firearm related stuff posts a picture like that on their website or in advertising material.
     
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    Mnukedude Lurking

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    It's contents are a bit obvious to me. Might you improve it by diguising it by adding a patch to it of a happy face, peace sign, or other decidedly not gun related stuff?
     
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    I've had good luck with the cordura multi-color ones from gungear.com

    They don't scream "gun".
     
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    mitchshrader Deceased

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    I've had a good fanny pack, quality work and made for fast access, for six months now. I've worn it twice, maybe 3 times.

    Skip it.
     
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    That was my first thought, as well. It's only slightly more stealthy than wearing your gun on a lanyard like the Canadian Mounties.