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Shoulder Holsters Raleigh NC

Local resource for shoulder holsters in Raleigh. 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.

Dick'S Sporting Goods Inc
919806515
8021 Brier Creek Parkway 100
Raleigh, NC
 
Def-Tech Ltd
919859529
5 W Hargett St #401
Raleigh, NC
 
S & D Firearms
919369098
3801B Auburn Knightdale Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Plaza West Jewelry & Loan Inc
919859332
133 Jones Franklin Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Carolina Outdoor Sportsman Inc
919676679
9650 Strickland Rd #149
Raleigh, NC
 
Eagle 1 Law Enforcement Supply Inc
4410 Craftman Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
Friendship Jewelry & Loan
919212007
3110-110 Newbern Ave
Raleigh, NC
 
American Gold Exchange & Pawn
919231643
3404 Poole Rd
Raleigh, NC
 
Barrington, Jay Franklin Jr
919539609
512 Emerywood Dr
Raleigh, NC
 
Custom Gunsmithing
919848144
2305 Hovis Ct
Raleigh, NC
 

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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