Rob Pincus discusses the importance of using a “retention” holster if you choose to carry your defensive firearm openly, instead of concealing it. Carrying openly increases the risk of someone potentially grabbing your firearm from you. Having a holster that offers more than just friction to keep it under control is vital. These are the same types of holsters used by law enforcement because of the perils of open carry.
Factors that influence which Kydex outside the waistband holster you prefer include Kydex quality, ride height and cant. Rob Pincus presents another issue that isn’t talked about as much: the percentage of the gun’s profile that is off centerline and being pressed up against the body. When a greater percentage of the gun presses on…Watch Now >>