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Shoulder Holsters Hilo HI

Local resource for shoulder holsters in Hilo. 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.

Down Factory
808966447
16-1050 40Th Ave
Keaau, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club Range
(808) 968-6150
Olaa Estate
Mt. View, HI
 
Island Shooters Supply
808959721
88 Lama St
Hilo, HI
 
Kobayashi, Nash I
808935876
156 Laukona St
Hilo, HI
 
Marks Archery & Muzzle Loader Shop
808959549
447 Naniakea
Hilo, HI
 
Bills Gunsmithing
808966509
15 822 Paradise Ala Kai Rd
Keaau, HI
 
Big Island Gun Club
(808) 968-8956
304A S Maunakea Rd
Mountain View, HI
 
Z Sports
(808) 935-6111
504 Kalanikoa St.
Hilo, HI
 
Security Products
808935010
34 E Ohea St
Hilo, HI
 
Nostalgia Arms
(808) 929-7164
92 Hawaii Blvd 9078
Hilo, HI
 

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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