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Shoulder Holsters State College PA

Local resource for shoulder holsters in State College. 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
814861135
325 Colonnade Blvd
State College, PA
 
Rons Gun Repair
307 Matilda Ave
Lemont, PA
 
Jays Gun & Tackle Shop
814355040
469 Unionville Pk
Julian, PA
 
Comly, Barry L
814355084
1675 Dix Run Rd
Julian, PA
 
Lion Country Supply Inc
814684570
Rt 220 South
Port Matilda, PA
 
Nittany Firearms Centre
1413 Majestic View Dr
State College, PA
 
Steiner, Kim Carlyle
814466647
152 Roundhill Rd
Boalsburg, PA
 
Bomboys Gunsmithing
814355826
350 Bush Hollow Rd
Julian, PA
 
Arms At Taylors
814355357
650 Spotts Road
Julian, PA
 
Stem"S Gun Shop
(814) 237-8557
630 Grays Woods Blvd.
Port Matilda, PA
 

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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