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sholling
March 18, 2008, 10:59 PM
I've about decided that the cost of practice with my 45s and 9mm isn't sustainable in the volumes that I want to shoot. Reloading is a possibility but not until I do some major reorganizing around here and then put out the $600 or so I need to get going. What I'm thinking about is picking up a 4.5" Ruger 22/45 hunter but if I do I need a good fast holster to simulate draw and fire from the Comp-Tacs that I have for my 1911s and my M&Ps. I've checked with Comp-Tac and they don't have anything. Kydex is my preference. What I don't want is a crappy nylon Uncle Mike's etc. Suggestions? ideas? Is it a dumb idea?

http://www.ruger.com/Firearms/images/Products/327L.jpg

hoytinak
May 20, 2008, 10:47 PM
Just wondering if you ever found anything as I'm currently looking for a good holster for my 5.5" 22/45.

sholling
May 20, 2008, 11:04 PM
No I didn't, and to be honest after checking with all of my favorite holster makers I gave up and back burnered the whole plan to buy the pistol. Uncle Mike's sidekick crapola is about it.

hoytinak
May 20, 2008, 11:24 PM
well, thanks for the reply :)

nemesis
May 21, 2008, 10:57 AM
The only 2 holsters that I know of for the Ruger are the Galco DAO and Bianchi's Model 7000 AccuMold and both are intended for 5 1/2" guns but you could carry a shorter one just as well.

I believe the DAO is a better choice, and it does offer a crossdraw capability, but neither one is intended as a "quick draw" holster

http://www.usgalco.com/Catalog/normal/DAO_SILO.jpg

The DAO shown is not the one for the Ruger but it is a DAO and it doesn't come with the belt.

sam3
May 21, 2008, 03:58 PM
a kydex holster for a glock 26/27 will fit a standard ruger 22/45

RugerPilot345
November 21, 2008, 03:25 PM
OK restarting an older thread....I have recently purchased a Ruger 22/45 Hunter III 4.5" w/target sights.....did anyone ever find a holster that they liked for this setup.....!!

Thanks,

RP345

hoytinak
November 21, 2008, 04:39 PM
I never did. I finally just gave up on it. :(

RugerPilot345
November 22, 2008, 12:18 PM
Dang, hard to believe for such a great gun no suitable holsters exist, huh??

RP345

sholling
November 22, 2008, 01:39 PM
Nylon was all I could find.

rshackleford
January 26, 2009, 09:53 PM
i too am looking. any luck yet?

will a fobus work? is the front of the 22/45 different from a standard mark ii or mark ii?

kc5hjy
January 22, 2010, 11:49 PM
I found what everyone has been looking for... it is at the midway website.
Fobus Evolution Roto Belt Holster Right Hand Ruger Mark 2, 3 Polymer Black
Product #: 282238
Now if they will only make one that fits a Gemtech Oasis.....