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Shoulder Holsters West Hartford CT

Local resource for shoulder holsters in West Hartford. 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.

Hoffman''S Gun Center
(860) 666-8827
2585 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT
 
Newington Gun Exchange
(860) 667-2658
210 Market Square
Newington, CT
 
Galazan Guns
860225658
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Connecticut Shotgun Manufacturing Co
860225658
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Cote Guns
(860) 675-1155
45 Main Street
Farmington, CT
 
Newington Gun Exchange
(860)667-2658/(860)666-5881
210 Market Square
Newington, CT
 
Hoffman`s Gun Center
(860) 666-8827
2585 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT
 
Wilkes, David M
860832871
100 Burritt Street
New Britain, CT
 
Joseph`s Gun Dealers Inc
(860) 223-3013
363 South Main Street
New Britain, CT
 
Powerline Firearms
860410180
80 Farmington Valley Dr
Plainville, CT
 

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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