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Shoulder Holsters Salem OR

Local resource for shoulder holsters in Salem. 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.

Stoutstuff
(503) 370-8900
2395 Salem-Dallas Hwy. NW
Salem, OR
 
Gwinners Shooting Supplies
(503) 623-2113
13330 Hwy 22
Dallas, OR
 
Haller, Jeffrey L
541389585
19468 Baker
Bend, OR
 
Ron'S Sporting Goods
541536555
52556 Deerfield Dr
La Pine, OR
 
Pokorny, David J
541447460
3681 Ne 3Rd St
Prineville, OR
 
De Jager Guns
503551678
2962 Wintel Rds
Jefferson, OR
 
Tillamook Sporting Goods
(503) 842-4334
2207 Main North STE B
Tillamook, OR
 
Bartels, Joseph C
541923224
2244 Airport Way
Redmond, OR
 
Custom Art By Mel
541536279
16211 South Drive
Lapine, OR
 
Collectors Cranny
(541) 386-2023
2458 Sherman Ave.
Hood River, OR
 

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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