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Old November 7, 2008, 12:33 PM   #1
TINCUP AL
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Comp-Tac or Blade-Tech ???

What are your expereinces with either on of these holsters ? I am looking for a good all around holster with decent retention but still allows for a smooth draw. Thanks
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Old November 7, 2008, 08:56 PM   #2
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I have three Blade-Tech holsters that I'm happy with. I did have quite a wait to get the IDPA compliant one for the S&W 625, more than two months if I remember right.

I don't have any experiance with the Comp-Tac so I can't comment on that.
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Old November 7, 2008, 09:23 PM   #3
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Blade tech D.O.H is what I use for production div. Uspsa. Remove the offset and it's idpa compliant.
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Old November 8, 2008, 04:13 PM   #4
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I like the blade-tech DOH.Great holster for steel.
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Old November 8, 2008, 07:38 PM   #5
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the Comp Tac Belt holster or the settable Cant belt model is the bomb on a Liger 1.5" belt.(or a Wilderness lined Instructors)
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Old November 14, 2008, 12:59 PM   #6
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I started with Blade Tech and liked the holster for my XD9. My friend had one for his Glock and that was also great quality. Then I got one for an MP9 with a ridiculously large sight channel. Sent it back and got the Comp Tac.

But just to be sure I ordered a 1911 Blade Tech. Same thing, a huge sight channel. With the gun in the holster you could drop a pencil down the top of the holster and not touch the holster or the gun, it would drop freely. So large it could almost house my backup gun. I sent it back for another one and it had the same problem. Seemed like sloppy workmanship. Comp Tac is my holster of choice now.

I like Comp Tac's holsters better but I like Blade Tech's mag pouches. Not impressed with Comp Tac's clip on mag pouches.
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Old November 14, 2008, 01:16 PM   #7
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I use two brands, Blade-Tech and TKW. Both high quality, but since the TKW fits my XD and that's my primary sport gun, it's used more. I definately prefer the TKW magazine holders to Blade-Tech.
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Old November 28, 2008, 09:38 PM   #8
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Love the Blade Tech holsters.
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Old November 29, 2008, 02:23 AM   #9
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Got my Blade-tech duty holster gonna try it out tommorrow. It seems very high quality thus far.
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