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Old April 30, 2001, 03:55 PM   #1
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I'm in the market for a good Kydex holster and dual ammo pouch for my .45 auto. The holster will be used while openly carrying while tent camping, hiking and 4 wheeling.

Is kydex a better choice than lether gear??

What brand of Kydex hoslters should I look at???
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Old April 30, 2001, 09:54 PM   #2
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Sidearmor, Ky-Tac, BladeTech.
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Old April 30, 2001, 11:11 PM   #3
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Ky-Tac @ http://hometown.aol.com/kytac Mad Dog "Gun Glove" @ http://www.mdenterprise.com/holsters.htm & Cen-Dex {Formerly "High Desert"} @ http://www.cen-dex.com
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Old May 1, 2001, 02:03 AM   #4
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You might want to look at the stuff from Scott Evans, who moderates the 'Gear' forums here:

http://www.range5.com



Good overview of the product here:

http://www.tacticalholsters.com/info.htm

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Old May 3, 2001, 10:46 PM   #5
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If you have any questions regarding Ky-Tac gear, feel free to visit our site or drop us an email. We are Dave's largest stocking dealer. If you are considering an open carry style holster, I'd go with an OWB holster. Ky-Tac's options are the SooperHooper, Warrior and the Point 5.
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Old May 4, 2001, 02:56 AM   #6
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Give Ky-Tac a real good look. I tried them once and haven't look back. Gotta lot of leather just sitting pretty in my cabinets.

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Old May 4, 2001, 03:14 AM   #7
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kydex holster

take a look at Uncle Mikes new line.
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Old May 4, 2001, 01:42 PM   #8
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I use a Safariland 2004 thigh holster for backpacking. The Kydex protects my gun and being a thigh holster, it and the gun don't interfere with my pack on the trail.
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Old May 4, 2001, 04:13 PM   #9
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Without a doubt Kydex would be my first choice for the use that you describe.


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Old May 4, 2001, 04:48 PM   #10
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I'm looking for a kydex holster for my 4.75" Freedom Arms Casull. Anyone got any ideas?

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Old May 4, 2001, 05:08 PM   #11
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Schmidt,

I'd call Blade-Tech, because it seems to me that they have about the largest weapon list out there. Or maybe Scott here could help you with a custom?

Good luck
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Old May 5, 2001, 03:02 AM   #12
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You might want to check out Michaels of Oregon/Sidekick:

http://www.uncle-mikes.com/holsters....ageky2=holster

Belt - $19.95
Paddle - $22.95

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Old May 25, 2001, 01:35 AM   #13
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Thanks, looks like we will be going with G-Code. Now if you could just order online. I've had problems with pay-pal and refuse to do busness with them anymore.
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Old May 26, 2001, 10:56 AM   #14
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Ky-tac is the way to go! Perfect fit and super fast draw!
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