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Shoulder Holsters New Haven CT

Local resource for shoulder holsters in New Haven. 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.

Silver City Sporting Arms Inc
(203) 932-4717
188 Campbell Ave.
West Haven, CT
 
Ciola, John David
203393371
5 Amity Road
Bethany, CT
 
Jv Precision Machine Co
203888074
71 Cogwheel Lane
Seymour, CT
 
Milford Firearms
(203) 877-8886
234 New Haven Ave.
Milford, CT
 
Raptor Arms Company Inc
(203) 924-7618
273 Canal St.
Shelton, CT
 
Connecticut Sporting Arms Llc
(203) 484-7474
1179 Foxon Rd.
North Branford, CT
 
K 5 Arms Exchange Incorporated
(203) 876-9981
962 Boston Post Rd.
Milford, CT
 
Mitz A & A Northeast Sporting
(203) 888-0047
163 Main St.
Seymour, CT
 
Valley Firearms
(203) 924-5650
549 Howe Ave Ste 110c
Shelton, CT
 
Blue Trail Rangecorporation
(203) 269-3888
316 N Branford Road
Wallingford, CT
 

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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