According to research done by the Pew Research Center, 3 in 10 American adults say that they currently own a gun. If you ask any American why they own guns, specifically pistols, one of the answers that you are most likely to receive is “for protection purposes.” In a world where times are constantly changing and violence is taking the world by storm, we like to be prepared in any event. But what do you need for your gun when you want to carry it by your side all the time? A waistband holster that is made especially for your gun so you can take it anywhere with you. Many Americans love the idea of a custom holster that suits their needs so that their gun is always by their side.
How to Choose the Best Concealed Holster
Are you looking to buy the best concealed holster that you can find? Look no further, because the options are out there for you. It may be obvious, but the number one location for a leather holster is the waistline. A custom inside the waistband holster is the best holster to reach down and keep yourself protected without others seeing your gun. There are, however, 3 different types of holsters that may appeal to you: from the upper holster that can be found near your shoulder, to the waistline holster that sits by your waistband, to the ankle holster that, very obviously, is located close to your ankle so you can reach down and grab it. Some people have no preference between the three; they are just happy that their gun can stay closeby.
The need for holsters is growing because so many people are applying for their permits every day. In fast, 31 states now allow citizens to openly carry a handgun without a permit, but in the rest of the states, they must apply to do this. In most states that allow you to carry without a permit, your gun cannot be loaded. In 15 states, you must apply for a special license and can then carry it while keeping it loaded. Nationwide today, about 6.5% of adults have a concealed handgun permit.
Are you applying for or already have your permit and you’re looking for the best holster available? Get looking because you want to be prepared for when you are approved and can start carrying your gun by your side at all times!