CONCEALMENT 9 Holster Options Rob Curtis Join the Conversation MAKE Comp-Tac Victory Gear MODEL Warrior FITS 1911 3-inch, Glock 17/19 sizes, HK VP9 SK, SIG P320 compact, S&W M&P Shield, Walther PPQ/M2 4-inch MSRP $75 FURTHER www.comp-tac.com NOTES Comp-Tac’s new Warrior holster is a minimal-looking, outside-the-waistband rig with a few tricks up its Kydex shell. The holster has a set of four ride height grommets on each side that provide a wide variety of cants, from neutral to crazy cross draw angles, by positioning the included 1.5-inch, hard belt loops. The shell itself is mid-weight 0.093-inch-thick Kydex, tough enough to withstand many years of carrying and training. One thing we like about the Warrior is its versatility. The cut will accept a wide variety of optics and the open muzzle means a holster cut for a compact will accept threaded barrels and longer slide versions of the same pistol — just be aware that carrying an exposed muzzle means the pistol can be pushed out of the holster when sitting down. The holster tucks in tight, rides high, and conceals well. Retention is solid and adjustable with a trigger guard screw. MAKE Clinger Holster MODEL Comfort Cling FITS Universal (Models for Double and Single Stack) MSRP $20 FURTHER www.clingerholsters.com NOTES We aren’t fans of universal-fit holsters, nor soft holsters, for that matter. But there’s a time and place for them, and this column is called “Options” for a reason. The Clinger is darned comfortable thanks to a layer of padding sandwiched between the grippy outside fabric and slippery nylon lining. We can’t feel any pokey parts of the pistol. The rubbery outer fabric holds the holster in place quite well with a belt providing some tension. And the inner nylon lining is slick, providing smooth draws. The larger size fits a Glock 19 and SIG 229 perfectly, and the low-profile edging reduces the chance of a sight snagging during your draw. Holstering takes more attention and should probably happen with the holster in your hand before stuffing the whole thing back down your pants. We’re also aware this holstering method means your pistol will be in a slightly different position each time you reach for it, but all things considered, the Clinger is a much safer, more comfortable option than Mexican carry. For the rest of this article, subscribe here: Concealment 9 Explore RECOILweb:Wiley-X eyewear giveaway today 06 SEP 13Automatic Knives - Unusual SuspectsThe Passing of a Legend, Mike VoigtVertx Concealed Carry Packs NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.