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Shoulder Holsters West Des Moines IA

Local resource for shoulder holsters in West Des Moines. 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.

Aukee, Reuben
515224657
5101 Aspen Dr
West Des Moines, IA
 
Davis, James C, Firearms
515282609
931 32Nd St
West Des Moines, IA
 
Pro Service Firearms
515321328
3561Turnsberry Dr
West Des Moines, IA
 
Big Kmart #3447
515222086
10331 University Ave
Clive, IA
 
J & R Guns Repair Service
515277252
725 38Th St
Des Moines, IA
 
Ozark Artillery
515222173
442 52Nd Court
West Des Moines, IA
 
Heim'S Firearms
515262255
1220 S 50Th Place
West Des Moines, IA
 
Bowers Guns
515225079
1132 59Th St
West Des Moines, IA
 
Scheels All Sport
101 Jordan Creek Pkwy Bldg 4000
West Des Moines, IA
 
Kmart #4156
515276671
7501 Hickman
Urbandale, IA
 

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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