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Old 09-18-2017, 08:03 PM
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I don't think I've purchased a store bought holster in at least a dozen years. The last 3 or 4 concealed carry holsters I custom ordered from Lobo Gun Leather and have been very pleased with them, very pleased indeed.

Just recently one of the guys at work was showing off a new holster a guy in Nebraska had made for him that I thought looked very nice. I looked him up on FB and checked out what I saw so I reached out to him to price me on a OWB holster for my S&W model 65 with 3 inch heavy barrel. Told him I wanted it in natural color. He shot me a price and told me it'd be 3-4 weeks, so we sealed the deal and I mailed him a check. Holster showed up in just under 3 weeks and I think it looks great.


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Old 09-18-2017, 08:09 PM
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nice one...... and his/her name is...?
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Nixon Leather . . . he's on FB.

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Nice looking holster.
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I don't think I've purchased a store bought holster in at least a dozen years. The last 3 or 4 concealed carry holsters I custom ordered from Lobo Gun Leather and have been very pleased with them, very pleased indeed.

Just recently one of the guys at work was showing off a new holster a guy in Nebraska had made for him that I thought looked very nice. I looked him up on FB and checked out what I saw so I reached out to him to price me on a OWB holster for my S&W model 65 with 3 inch heavy barrel. Told him I wanted it in natural color. He shot me a price and told me it'd be 3-4 weeks, so we sealed the deal and I mailed him a check. Holster showed up in just under 3 weeks and I think it looks great.


That looks like a very good holster.

Can you or anyone else explain why part of it has two layers of leather? I have seen this before, but do not understand the reasoning behind it.
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My guess is it's mostly styling but it also adds a degree of rigidity to it as well. Your question made me curious so I browsed through several gun leather makers and most of them seemed to have some form of the layering in their offerings.








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If you don't mind, how much that set you back? If you don't want to say, I understand. I really like that one for my 3inch 66.
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