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Shoulder Holsters Rockford IL

Local resource for shoulder holsters in Rockford. 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.

Forestcity Firearms
(815) 262-4279
137 N. Chicago Ave.
Rockford, IL
 
Wellen`s Guns- Ammo & Gunsmithing
(815) 623-2935
10404 Moonglow Drive
Roscoe, IL
 
K Z Sports
815889510
1154 N 1600 E Rd Industrial Bldg B
Milford, IL
 
Grimm, Mark
309266525
111 W Washington St
Morton, IL
 
Schwabe, Ronald R
14135 Fatima Dr
Athens, IL
 
Black Hawk Gun Shop
(815) 547-4133
1443 South State Street
Belvidere, IL
 
Kelly, Carlisle E
309830019
25457 Chestnut Dr
Le Roy, IL
 
Wallinger'S
309202322
26985 Cooper Rd
Morton, IL
 
Hallock Custom Guns
815844720
1207 Kirkwood Dr
Pontiac, IL
 
Winchester Handgun Facility
(618) 258-2626
Rt 140 & Powder Mill Rd
East Alton, IL
 

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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