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Old 06-04-2010, 08:31 PM   #11
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Shoulder Holster + IWB Holster + Belt Holster + Mag Pouch + 2 Extra Magazines can add up to around $500 pretty quick. Add in a good belt and you're in between that an $600.

I don't buy it all at once, but I know that I will within about 18 mos when I pick up the gun as I like to carry with all holster types at different times.

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With the exception of the 9mm and my S&W 686, I've always bought 1911s (not compact) and they all work with all the holsters I have. Upgrading to a completely different frame means that I'll have to get a new Shoulder Holster, Belt Holster, and IWB holster as I carry with all these types depending on the situation.

I never buy cheap holsters or gun belts either, so that means that when I get the new gun it comes with an additional $600 in gear cost. It is what it is, but it does make me more hesitant to buy. Anyone else feel the same way?
Let's see. My last purchase was a Kimber Super Carry. Gun cost $1,500. New holster would be less than $100 per. - - No, I don't let the holster dictate the gun.
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For $600 you can get 1 or 2 good holsters with spare mag carrier and several spare magazines. Living here in Az a shoulder holster is not very practical, a good IWB holster and a OWB is all you need.[/FONT]
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