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Posted: 6/14/2003 11:01:39 AM EDT
Do you guys know of anyone who makes a quality shoulder rig for the USP-C .45?

Horizontal carry, right hand draw, and quiet with no popping snaps or ripping velcro noises?

Thanks
Link Posted: 6/14/2003 1:12:57 PM EDT
Have you tried Galco? THey make good quality leather holsters.

www.usgalco.com
Link Posted: 6/14/2003 8:51:54 PM EDT
Bianchi is another one who may have them.
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 10:04:36 AM EDT
Thanks Gentlemen.
I have both catalogs, but I was hoping to hear from someone who had a favorite shoulder rig for this fine pistol, and had some experience wearing it.
Best,
Fuego
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 10:43:19 AM EDT
Most wearers of shoulder rigs have told me that they're strictly for cold weather as it takes at least a suit jacket for cover.

I have a hard time with holsters until I settled on using a Fobus paddle.
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 10:53:16 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/15/2003 10:54:36 AM EDT by Mb121]
A cop friend of mine actually does not like the shoulder holster. He has been in foot pursuits with partners that have carried with a shoulder holster, during part of it the damn gun fell out and his buddy had to stop and pick the thing up. Another pal of mine a SWAT officer carries his Sig in a Galco shoulder holster, most likely a SS2, and doesn't come across any problems. Really its about the users preference.
Tried a Galco on before, Miami style, didn't really like it. Uncomfortable on the shoulders, the SS2 style system looks much more comfortable.
Link Posted: 6/15/2003 12:27:01 PM EDT
Well, the deal is, I am about 30 pounds overweight, and the last thing I need is something besides my gut pushing my pants down.

That's why I was thinking of a shoulder rig.

The cheapest thing for me would be to lose 20-30 pounds, but I have a pork loin on the rotisserie as I write.
Link Posted: 6/18/2003 1:40:40 PM EDT
I have a shoulder rig for my HK USP 45C that I got from Kramer Handgun Leather in Tacoma, WA.

It was expensive - $180 - but worth every penny. It has a double mag pouch on the right side and the holster on the left side.

Check them out, they make great products.
Link Posted: 6/18/2003 3:02:58 PM EDT
Galco Miami Classic.
Link Posted: 6/18/2003 9:06:14 PM EDT
I juat saw their ad in the American Rifleman. I am going to try out one of their "shirts" first. Thanks for the tip.
Fuego
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