Somewhere in this freedom loving land of
America is a passionate supporter of the 2nd Amendment who always wanted a gun
around their ankle. For them it seemed functional, comfortable and the thought
of dropping to your ankle and taking out the bad guy movie style was a dream
come true. The only thing stopping this patriot from purchasing that ankle
holster was some yahoo on an internet gun forum claiming to be an expert.
Screaming about all their credentials and how that was the worst idea in the
world deterred this would be happy owner of an ankle holster. After all, if
someone on the internet says they are an expert it must be true. Here’s the
truth my friends. When it comes to everyday carry you are your own expert.
What’s the right holster for you? You likely already know.
Value of Expert Gun Advice
Let’s not be mistaken here as there is
tremendous value in listening to qualified experts as to the pros and cons of
each gun, ammo and accessory you might choose. Yet, it really ought to inform
your decision and not dictate it. When it comes to everyday carry, the fact of
the matter is that the odds of you getting into a gunfight are remarkably low.
So yes, there might be some versions of carry that offer a more tactical
advantage at the ready. However, you have to remember you are walking down main
street next to the Baskin Robbins and not Baghdad.
So in the end, it’s a matter of finding out
what is comfortable for you. It’s a matter of deciding how you like to train
and then finding the right tool and accessory to match. It’s about you knowing
your gun and your gear better than anyone. So let’s take a look at a few
options and start considering what appeals to you. Why not, we’ll start with
the ankle holster.
Take the ankle glove holster above. If you
love carrying the largest gun you can find because Dirty Harry is your hero
it’s likely not going to do. What ankle holsters offer more than many is
unprecedented concealment. No bulge, no fuss, just a gun in arm’s length you
need it. This can become particularly important as many establishments from
restaurants to workplaces are labeling themselves as “gun free” zones. Well, we
are not telling you to disregard that but we are saying ankle holsters can
provide some unique concealment so that you are never left unarmed. If that
appeals to you, then we will remind you that you are your own expert. Let’s go
a step further.
Holster for Every Occasion
Women are one of the fasting growing
demographics of concealed carry holders and unfortunately the market has not
always taken them into account. So when some tactical expert is raving about
how the waistband holster is the only way to go women are not having it.
Women’s dress attire has many more variations than men and it often doesn’t
include a sturdy waistband with a belt. Since dropping a loaded gun into a
loose purse is just a terrible idea, in walks the holster handbag you see
Specifically designed for the carry of a gun
with a little style, this handbag is ready to fit most compact semi-automatic
pistols as well as small frame double action revolvers. Clearly this type of
holster is not for everyone, but for those to whom this is the real deal this
is the holster for you. Then of course you have the holsters that might seem
inexplicable, but if it’s for you it’s for you. Take a look at the shoulder
It might seem like something straight out of
the movies, but there are gun owners who swear by them and they are not wrong.
If it works for them to ensure they carry everyday so that they are ready when
the one firefight of their life happens then so be it. Plus if you ever get to
drawdown from a shoulder holster and gift violence to the bad guy threatening
others, well, that’s just a bucket list item isn’t it. In fact, we’ll throw in
the cowboy holster for good measure.
Of course, only you know what’s right for you.
DNA Tactical understands this pew life is a lifestyle so live it well and as
you please. For every time there is a season and for every gun lover there is
the perfect holster for you. Don’t forget to check out our full array ofholsters below!
Everyday carry is about being there for your
family, your fellow citizen and for yourself. There are a million different
ways to do it and do it right. You should train often and be ready for the day
others are not. Know your gear better than anyone else, but most importantly
choose the gear, gun and ammo that’s right for you. The right holster for you
is above and the choice will forever be yours.
The Right Holster for Everyday Carry? You are Your Own Expert is written by for www.dnatactical.com