Concealed carry, if not off duty LEO carry, is not a frequent topic of discussion on Kit Up but it is an important one (if for no other reason than the ongoing 2ND Amendment/gun control/UN issues). Earlier Kit Up! talked holsters from Kolbeson. Leatherworks. Here is carry another option via Firearms Talk.

“So you carry your firearm with you in the world for protection. Everywhere you go people are safer because you are there. Odds are you either have it in a waistband holster, inside or outside, or concealed by a shirt, vest, or other item of clothing. If not then you have it in an ankle holster or pocket.  Having your firearm just sitting in a pants or coat pocket is unreliable and even dangerous; you are setting yourself up for the Monkey Trap. The Monkey Trap where you reach into your pants pocket, then fish for a grip on your pistol, and struggle to pull what is now a fist holding a lump of metal, from this pocket. In addition, a handgun unsecured is a handgun lost, as it floats around, flips, spins, and can even become dangerous. It is more than possible that you can accidentally fire the weapon while playing pocket pool for it…”

Read the article about CCW pants in its entirety.We have contacted the apparel manufacturer, asking to keep us up to speed on future developments.

If you would like to see more content about gear and tactics related to CCW, please advise.

 

The direct link, in case the one I’ve updated TWICE now doesn’t work, is: http://www.firearmstalk.com/entries/CCW-Breakaway-holster-pants.html

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