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Shoulder Holsters Des Moines IA

Local resource for shoulder holsters in Des Moines. 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.

J & R Guns Repair Service
515277252
725 38Th St
Des Moines, IA
 
Paw'S Guns
515276967
13309 Douglas Parkway
Urbandale, IA
 
Foust, John F
515491730
4701 Franklin
Des Moines, IA
 
Bowens
515279855
4750 Madison
Des Moines, IA
 
Continental Firearms Distributing
515262603
450 N Hickory Blvd
Pleasant Hill, IA
 
Smg, Ltd
515245445
1163 24Th St 299
Des Moines, IA
 
Luckytoad Outpost
515369839
2902 160Th Street
Urbandale, IA
 
Dunham'S Discount Sports #1038
515276945
3800 Merle Hay Rd #960
Des Moines, IA
 
Wilson, David Scott
515279596
4108 27Th St
Des Moines, IA
 
Bills Whitewall Tire Ctr
515288113
1317 Walnut St
Des Moines, IA
 

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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