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Shoulder Holsters Charlottesville VA

Local resource for shoulder holsters in Charlottesville. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to gun shoulder holsters, thigh holsters, gun belts, gun accessories, and holster clothes, as well as advice and content on choosing gun stores.

Woodzell'S
434823574
522 Shelton Mill Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Rivanna Rifle And Pistol Club
(434) 977-5482
1570 Old Lynchburg Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Wal-Mart Store #1780
434973141
975 Hilton Heights Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
434974564
1940 Rio Hill Center
Charlottesville, VA
 
Snookys Loan & Own
434971795
102 E Main St
Charlottesville, VA
 
Western Classics
434823131
5840 Emerald Ln
Charlottesville, VA
 
House Of Engraving Incorporation, The
434979364
1512 Antoinette Ave #A
Charlottesville, VA
 
Mountain River Outdoors Incorporation
(434) 973-0239
1301 Seminole Trail
Charlottesville, VA
 
Safe House Concepts
703232422
2301 Wakefield Rd
Charlottesville, VA
 
Jefferson Engraving & Awards Inc
434973303
1847 Seminole Trail
Charlottesville, VA
 

Shoulder Holsters

A good holster must be made for your pistol. Generic, one-size-fits-many models don't do a good job of retaining your pistol and are generally not very comfortable.

A good holster should be molded tight enough to retain your pistol without straps or tension screws, and it should cover the trigger guard. It should also have a reinforced mouth that keeps the empty holster open for easy one-handed re-holstering. The holster's belt loops or slots must match your belt so the holster stays put for all-day comfort and a sure, speedy draw.

Shoulder holsters work well if you spend a lot of time seated in an office or vehicle, and they’re nice for outdoor carry. In fact, they really come into their own for those who hunt with the big revolvers because of how they distribute weight. For outdoor use, comfort and security are paramount since drawing the gun is not really an issue. Those who use the shoulder rig for concealed carry need to consider how the holster positions the gun on the body, as well as proper retention....

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