The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Skunkworks > Gear and Accessories

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old March 6, 2000, 01:18 AM   #1
mrat
Senior Member
 
Join Date: February 7, 2000
Posts: 863
Has anybody had experience with Don Hume holsters and how did you like them? I am thinking of getting a pancake holster.
mrat is offline  
Old March 6, 2000, 05:23 AM   #2
George Hill
Staff Alumnus
 
Join Date: October 14, 1998
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 11,547
Well made but a little rough on the insides... Not bad if you get a good deal on one. Not compairable to Galco or De Santi in my opinion - but better than others.
George Hill is offline  
Old March 6, 2000, 06:40 AM   #3
Jim V
Senior Member
 
Join Date: January 31, 1999
Location: SE Michigan - USA
Posts: 4,038
Back when I started into police work, sometime after they invented dirt, I used Don Hume leather gear. At one time Hume was a THE police leather maker. Anyway, back then they made some pretty good gear, I have not used any Hume stuff in a long time however.



------------------
Ne Conjuge Nobiscum
"If there be treachery, let there be jehad!"
Jim V is offline  
Old March 7, 2000, 05:53 PM   #4
Jeff OTMG
Senior Member
 
Join Date: October 15, 1998
Location: OKC, OK & Austin, Tx
Posts: 3,707
Utility gear. For mass produced Galco is better, but for that money check out the standard designs from some of the custom makers. Not that much of a price difference.
Jeff OTMG is offline  
Old March 8, 2000, 12:30 AM   #5
Grayfox
Senior Member
 
Join Date: December 17, 1998
Posts: 1,885
I have two Don Hume IWB rigs that I picked up from a dealer at a gun show. One for my Commander and one for my Mustang. Both are well made, secure and comfortable. Add the fact that they cost me $30 and $35, I couldn't be happier with them.

------------------
Politically, Fashionably and Aerodynamically Incorrect!
Grayfox is offline  
Old March 9, 2000, 05:07 PM   #6
rahamby
Junior Member
 
Join Date: March 9, 2000
Posts: 2
Ditto to Grey Fox's experience. My CCW gun is in Hume horsehide. It works very well for me and the price was good.

------------------
Rick Hamby
SASS #25573, SBSS#2
rahamby is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:46 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2014 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent: thefiringline.com
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.06303 seconds with 9 queries