Finally found an IWB holster for my 3" GP-100


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bigmike45
September 14, 2009, 01:03 PM
I picked up a stainless factory DAO 3" GP-100 about a year ago and have been looking for a good IWB holster for it since. I prefer holsters with the attachments fore & aft the actual area holding the gun. It wraps around my body much better and conceals much better. I have talked to several of the custom holster manufacturers I have done business with in years past but none had a 3" gun form. Revolver barrel lengths are usually even numbered and I did not want the barrel to stick out the bottom, or have an extra inch of unused leather either.....yeah I am kinda picky that way. I came across a fellow in one of the forums selling a Tucker Gunleather Texas Heritage IWB holster. It was like new and for a 3" L-Frame Smith & Wesson. It came in today and my Ruger slid right into the holster like it was made specifically for my gun. I am one happy camper as I am very familiar with Mr Tucker's fine holsters...and this one makes #7 for me. Here are a few pictures.

http://i44.photobucket.com/albums/f43/mike_seale/GP100Tucker1.jpg
http://i44.photobucket.com/albums/f43/mike_seale/GP100Tucker2.jpg

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edw794
September 22, 2009, 06:57 AM
nice looking gun. i had a tucker for a smith K frame and i found the cylinder would bind against my belt when the gun was adjusted with a forward rake. i had to carry the gun with a backward rake in order to draw it. other than that, it was a very well constructed holster.

ed

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