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    Kydex Pocket Holster Suggestions?

    I pocket carry every day. Usually a Sig P938 in a Mika pocket holster. It's been great. But as my son has turned 2, I don't feel as comfortable with it. Especially when he wants to sit on my lap. I use a Remora holster for my LCP, but don't carry that very often.

    So I want to try something with kydex that covers the trigger and safety, but is still easy to draw.

    Any suggestions from people who have actually carried a pocket kydex holster?

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    I'm working with a Cross Breed Cargo Carry. Looks like I'm carrying a small book if I use a front pocket, but it is a solid design.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GNRPowdeR View Post
    I'm working with a Cross Breed Cargo Carry. Looks like I'm carrying a small book if I use a front pocket, but it is a solid design.
    That doesn't look comfortable at all. Is the Kydex/gun against your thigh?

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    Quote Originally Posted by HoosierLife View Post
    I pocket carry every day. Usually a Sig P938 in a Mika pocket holster. It's been great. But as my son has turned 2, I don't feel as comfortable with it. Especially when he wants to sit on my lap. I use a Remora holster for my LCP, but don't carry that very often.

    So I want to try something with kydex that covers the trigger and safety, but is still easy to draw.

    Any suggestions from people who have actually carried a pocket kydex holster?
    IMHO Alabama Holsters are the best Kydex pocket holsters around. Unlike some on INGO, I believe that pocket carry can be done safely. AS LONG AS some basic safety rules are followed.

    Using a Kydex pocket holster is one of the rules that I have. After using several different types of pocket holsters, I believe that Alabama is the best. I am NOT a paid sponcer / advertiser. Just a really happy customer who has owned several holsters from this company.

    Pocket Holsters | Alabamaholster.com

    I will warn you, they are not a super speedy operation though. It takes a couple of months for them to make and ship your holster to you. But many of the custom holster makers have that same turn time or much worse.
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    Quote Originally Posted by worddoer View Post
    IMHO Alabama Holsters are the best Kydex pocket holsters around. Unlike some on INGO, I believe that pocket carry can be done safely. AS LONG AS some basic safety rules are followed.
    That's interesting. Why do they think it can't be done safely?



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    I've always used the DeSantis Nemesis as a pocket holster, and nothing else in that pocket. I've had 0 issues with it
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    Detroit Holster's John R Pocket holster. I have one for my LCP and it's perfect.

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    Google BORII KYdex holster

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    Quote Originally Posted by worddoer View Post
    IMHO Alabama Holsters are the best Kydex pocket holsters around. Unlike some on INGO, I believe that pocket carry can be done safely. AS LONG AS some basic safety rules are followed.

    Using a Kydex pocket holster is one of the rules that I have. After using several different types of pocket holsters, I believe that Alabama is the best. I am NOT a paid sponcer / advertiser. Just a really happy customer who has owned several holsters from this company.

    Pocket Holsters | Alabamaholster.com

    I will warn you, they are not a super speedy operation though. It takes a couple of months for them to make and ship your holster to you. But many of the custom holster makers have that same turn time or much worse.

    I just bought one from Vedder. Pocket Locker - Vedder Holsters

    Seems very similar to Alabama.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mgdiaz1993 View Post
    I've always used the DeSantis Nemesis as a pocket holster, and nothing else in that pocket. I've had 0 issues with it
    Me too. But I'm interested if someone comes across something better. I carry a shield and depending on which pants I ware it can print pretty bad, especially when I'm sitting. Not sure if Kydex would be a better option than the DeSantis though.

    I don't use the safety on my shield anyway so it's not really a big concern that the holster doesn't cover it. But it would be an issue for someone who does have/use a safety.



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