What is your most concealable OWB holster?


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harmonic
July 2, 2010, 03:51 PM
I bought a comptac belt holster for my Glock 19. The comptac is a great holster, but it's not as concealable as I'd like.

I have a Galco concealable that I use to carry a Sig P239 SAS. I like it just fine, but the Sig is more concealable than the Glock.

What is your most concealable OWB holster and, would it work on the Glock? I ask, because maybe the Glock just isn't that concealable.

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SSN Vet
July 2, 2010, 04:34 PM
I have two basic Don Hume pancakes (model 721 OT) and they really snug up close and tight. Very secure. Nice fit... I carry open top, even with a Commander in condition 1. My daily carry is a Taurus PT-111 in the same holster and it carries very comfortably.

They don't break the bank, and if you order through Gunner's Alley, there's a good chance they'll have it in stock if it's for a popular handgun. If not, 4 weeks is typical for special order's.

If your carrying a heavier side arm, get a double thickness 1-3/4" belt and you'll be very happy you did.

TX1911fan
July 2, 2010, 04:37 PM
SSN Vet, I also have a couple Don Hume open top holsters. They are great. I just ordered one for my Springfield Armory EMP. I'm expecting to really like it. With the OT, I could carry OWB with just a t-shirt.

saltydog452
July 2, 2010, 06:49 PM
Kydex paddle from Fobus.

I hate to admit it, but, in this application, for me, plastic tops leather.

Its stormy weather outside, maybe I won't get struck by a bolt of lightning.

IWB is another ball game.

salty

JTQ
July 2, 2010, 08:50 PM
For my 5" Colt 1911.

1. High Noon Slide Guard
http://www.highnoonholsters.com/Product_Line/_Slide_Guard/_slide_guard.html

2. Raven Concealment Phantom
http://www.themalabarfront.com/product_info.php?cPath=82_85_92&products_id=1562

Both ride at about the same height, but the High Noon is just a little closer to the body and is a little more comfortable. The Raven has more options though. Both are well made products by good companies.

Zundfolge
July 2, 2010, 08:56 PM
My Sourdough Panckake by Simply Rugged (http://www.simplyrugged.com/store/index.html) is ironically my most concealable OWB (even though revolvers tend to be bulkier than autos).

I think its because of how high it covers the gun

http://www.macvanpublishing.com/mike/sourdough/OWB-1.jpg
http://www.macvanpublishing.com/mike/sourdough/OWB-2.jpg

They make a similar holster for autos called the Cuda but I'm not sure it covers as much of the gun as the Sourdough.

But I convert all my Pancakes to IWB.

Also the Model 1 Pancake I got from Lobo Gun Leather is almost as good OWB as it is IWB.
here's the review (http://www.thehighroad.org/showthread.php?t=530723) I posted of it.

fxstchewy
July 2, 2010, 09:08 PM
Glock sport/combat holster will probably hide that G19 better than anything and cost you $12, and it's made by Glock.

c919
July 11, 2010, 01:58 PM
The ones I make myself. :D

possum
July 12, 2010, 05:27 PM
the glock 19/23 etc size glocks are very very concealable. The best most concalable OWB holster that i have found is Raven concealment.

Lucky Derby
July 22, 2010, 01:12 PM
Simply Rugged Sourdough Pancake. A 4" N frame can disappear in it. Rob will make it for most any gun.
www.simplyrugged.com

Siberious
August 6, 2010, 09:28 PM
A very VERY loose shirt over an OWB holster carrying a XD-40.

And when I go from the VolksRepublik of NY into a Free State like Vermont, PA, or New Hampshire, the shirt gets tucked in, and I show it off. :-)

Real Python just looks soooooo darned nice....

tominct
August 8, 2010, 06:07 PM
Don't have it any more (it went with a pistol I sold), but my Bianchi Shadow had a pretty high ride, and held the gun close to my body. I used to wear the British Woolly Pully military sweaters a lot, and they'd hide the holster and pistol pretty well, and they weren't loose sweaters by any means.

Rail Driver
August 8, 2010, 06:13 PM
+1 on the Bianchi Shadow. I have one I carry my full size Sigma in (holster was meant for a G20, but fits the sigma nicely)

pacerdude
August 9, 2010, 07:17 PM
Siberious, I need that holster for my M&P 40 lol...it matches a pair of my python skinned boots perfectly. :)

Gunner4h1r3
August 9, 2010, 07:30 PM
A Tagua pancake for my S&W 638 which also fits my 3" SP-101. Tagua also makes a OWB for a 1911 that works extremely well for both my Colt OM and RIA Gov't.

Vern Humphrey
August 9, 2010, 07:41 PM
The ones I make myself.
Same here -- my pancake style tuckable (which can also be worn as a regular IWB or an OWB) makes a M1911 disappear and carries comfortably in any weather, under any clothing from a T-shirt to a suit.

Karate
August 11, 2010, 12:15 AM
High Noon slide guard for 3in Kimber
Don Hume 721 OT works just as well and the gun is not as high

armoredman
August 11, 2010, 01:26 AM
OWB? Hazel Leather, bar none. Stuff is great, wearing right now.

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b13/armoredman/Hazel%20Leather/P01innewHazelholsterII.jpg

http://i16.photobucket.com/albums/b13/armoredman/newangle2.jpg

Deltaboy
August 11, 2010, 12:20 PM
Bianchi Blackwidow for my Charter undercover.

Nushif
August 20, 2010, 02:40 AM
The Blackhawk Holster did the trick for me. The one with the snap to undo, to boot.

The Bushmaster
August 20, 2010, 10:44 AM
Yaqui slide. But not one of those "cheap" ones.

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