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Old September 15, 2009, 02:54 PM   #1
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Which pocket holster for Ruger LCP

I just picked up a Ruger LCP this afternoon and would like to try a pocket holster for it. Any suggestions or are they all pretty much the same? Thanks.
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Old September 15, 2009, 03:26 PM   #2
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I use and am satisfied with the Desantis Pocket Holster "The Nemisis."(sp?)
You'll no doubt get several opinions but this works for me on a daily basis.
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Old September 15, 2009, 03:28 PM   #3
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+1 on the Nemesis.

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Old September 15, 2009, 04:28 PM   #4
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I've been very happy with my Meco Pocket Holster. I had the Nemesis and it would print ever so slightly depending on what kind of pants I was wearing. YMMV, of course.
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Old September 15, 2009, 05:22 PM   #5
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I've tried the Nemesis and didn't care for it I just prefer leather myself. I've been very pleased with mine from a fellow TFL member at Nice and simple and they work.

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Old September 15, 2009, 05:53 PM   #6
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I use a Nemesis for my SW J-frame revolvers. Right now, I'm using an Uncle Mike's pocket holster for the LCP. I reinforced it along the vertical, seamed side by gluing a piece of the "hinge" of a plastic binder on the seam. The added support helps keep in the correct position in the pocket. I'll probably get around to getting a better holster one of these days.
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Old September 15, 2009, 06:00 PM   #7
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Old September 15, 2009, 06:01 PM   #8
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Another vote for the rkbaholster.

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Old September 15, 2009, 06:33 PM   #9
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Another + for Nemesis

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Old September 15, 2009, 06:34 PM   #10
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+1 on the Desantis Nemesis. And, check out the Desantis Superfly. It's basically the Nemesis with an additional flap to keep the hand gun from "printing" through your pants.
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Old September 15, 2009, 07:15 PM   #11
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Desantis Nemesis. I prefer leather also, but the Nemesis just anchors in your pocket. I haven't tried any of the above mentioned leather holsters, but I have tried several others and the ones I tried all had a learning curve on withdrawing the pistol and not the holster.

I cut these up a bit, to help set my grip easier, but it wasn't necessary, just preference. And they're cheap, so it's no big deal.

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Old September 15, 2009, 07:41 PM   #12
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I've found that an Uncle Mike's Size 2 works pretty well. Price isn't bad either.
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Old September 15, 2009, 08:47 PM   #13
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Are those LCP slides refinished or have they come out with a stainless version while I was sleeping?
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Old September 15, 2009, 08:55 PM   #14
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Refinished in a stainless cera finish. The barrel was done in black cerakote. Rust forms easily on the LCP's if not protected properly. I have several buddies that were having rust issues, especially on the barrel after carrying IWB. I daily carry the LCP in that holster and it looks the same as the day I got it back from refinish. Not a speck of rust on it and it performs flawlessly with the color change.

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Old September 15, 2009, 09:29 PM   #15
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I like the Uncle Mikes, and with a minor mod it can also carry a spare mag... mine is shown with the KT P-3AT (the obvious basis for Ruger's Little Copycat Pistol ).

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Old September 28, 2009, 09:25 PM   #16
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+10 for the desantis nemesis
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Old September 28, 2009, 10:11 PM   #17
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I have a nemesis that I use everyday. It is printing in jeans a little. No one has called me on it yet so I'm going to get a Meco Wallet before that happens. I do like the way the holster stays put when you draw the gun. I think it is ok if you don't use it everyday in jeans. Some guys have chew can rings on their rear pocket. I'm starting to have a pistol outline on my front pocket. I think that the wallet holster is the best option for me. There is a lot of holsters out there, you need to find what works best for you. Buy a couple of styles and practice drawing...a lot.
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Old September 29, 2009, 02:47 PM   #18
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I have one on me now. Most of the time I forget it is there. It shows some but no one would know it is a gun.

Hard to beat for the price. I just could not bring myself to buying a $45-85 leather pocket holster when so many said the nemesis works just fine and it can be had for under $20.
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Old September 29, 2009, 07:18 PM   #19
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Since nobody has brought it up yet, Robert Mika holsters. Hand made, good quality, obscenely affordable. Hell of a nice guy to deal with.
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Old September 29, 2009, 07:29 PM   #20
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I have the Blackhawk Size 1 pocket holster. It works great and was only $10
Optics Planet has it for less than $9.00.
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Old September 29, 2009, 07:47 PM   #21
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on my p32 i use the galco pro204, its meant for walther's but fits great, its leather, so comfortable you forget about it, and was only $15.

tho i did remove the wire that held the holster open once it was "shaped" to my gun.
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Old September 29, 2009, 07:50 PM   #22
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We own 5 LCP's in my extended family and we're very happy with them.

3 of the 5 carry concealed using the Desantis Nemesis holster.

Mines in my front pocket right now.

Great gun and holsters.
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Old September 29, 2009, 08:07 PM   #23
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I don't have an LCP but I'm always happy with bianchi.
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Old September 29, 2009, 08:33 PM   #24
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If you want a leather pocket holster, combined with the sticky texture of the Nemesis, then get the High Noon Holsters "Pocket Grabber".

It has the best of both worlds:

Here is what a Ruger LCP looks like inside one:

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Old September 30, 2009, 03:54 PM   #25
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+ 1 for High Noon Holsters. I have two of their holsters and they are very good quality.
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