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snub OWB holsters

Postby ghostrider » Fri May 08, 2009 10:52 pm

hi,

I'm looking for a concealment holster recommendation for a ruger SP-101, 2 1/2" snub 357. My requirements are:

# leather
# OWB
# FBI cant
# no thumbreaks and must cover trigger guard
# no 1.8yr waiting list :-)

thanks.

Here's an example:
https://www.gunleather.com/cart/shopexd.asp?id=19
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby OverEasy » Mon May 11, 2009 12:44 pm

Try Fist holsters. We each have a leather OWB. Both are great.
I ordered one of these in January http://www.fist-inc.com/holsters/holster/10.htm It took 3 or 4 weeks to arrive.
I got a lefthanded one for a S&W 442. My wife has different model for her Sig P239.
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby apostate » Mon May 11, 2009 1:49 pm

Many years ago, I bought a Hoffner's strapless spoiler for my SP-101 and it's a decent holster, but I don't think I'd pay the current prices. In your position, I would go to a large gun show (or store) and look for a mass production pancake holster in leather.
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby Keith B » Mon May 11, 2009 3:01 pm

I used to carry a Chief's Special in a Bianchi belt slide like this http://www.bianchi-intl.com/product/Pro ... tModelID=5

I still use a belt slide for carry OWB on a couple of my CCW's.
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby couzin » Mon May 11, 2009 7:10 pm

Try D.M. Bullard over in Azle (http://www.dmbullardleather.com/). He makes a "Combat" for the SP101 and can add the bodyguard shield to it if you want. I have had a bunch of his holsters for different handguns - all were quality, very durable, and fit perfectly. You should have it in about two weeks. He is usually at the local area gun shows as well and always brings a good selection of holsters, mag holders, belts, and 'stuff'. So maybe, if you are close to Fort Worth for the next show, try that.
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby Reloader » Tue May 12, 2009 2:18 pm

Look at the products by Kramer gunleather. I own 7 of his. Great work and reasonable. www.kramergunleather.com
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby WEC » Tue May 12, 2009 2:26 pm

couzin wrote:Try D.M. Bullard over in Azle (http://www.dmbullardleather.com/). He makes a "Combat" for the SP101 and can add the bodyguard shield to it if you want. I have had a bunch of his holsters for different handguns - all were quality, very durable, and fit perfectly. You should have it in about two weeks. He is usually at the local area gun shows as well and always brings a good selection of holsters, mag holders, belts, and 'stuff'. So maybe, if you are close to Fort Worth for the next show, try that.


+1 for D.M. Bullard. Very nice craftsmanship at a competitive pricing. He's also a great guy to do business with. His holsters and accessories are also quite customizable to your needs.
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby carlson1 » Tue May 12, 2009 4:39 pm

Ghostrider I sent you a PM.
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby ghostrider » Tue May 12, 2009 10:36 pm

thanks for all the info.

I actually have Bullard holster (for a semi-auto) on order.
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby ghostrider » Thu May 14, 2009 11:03 pm

looks like some interesting products here too:

http://www.simplyrugged.com/index.html
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby fm2 » Mon May 18, 2009 9:44 pm

Rusty Sherrick has some nice holsters.

http://www.c-rusty.com/pages/holsters/canted.html


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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby ghostrider » Fri May 29, 2009 10:58 pm

I've decided to try a Mitch Rosen from Dillon:

http://www.dillonprecision.com/#/conten ... /22/5JR_DL
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby duallydondon » Wed Jan 04, 2012 4:51 pm

Try the Bianchi holsters,,,still made well even though some are made in Mexico
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Re: snub OWB holsters

Postby WildBill » Wed Jan 04, 2012 4:54 pm

Reloader wrote:Look at the products by Kramer gunleather. I own 7 of his. Great work and reasonable. http://www.kramergunleather.com

:iagree: I use the [horsehide] MSP paddle holster for my 38 Colt Det Special. I wouldn't trade it for anything else.
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