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Old 06-01-2010, 08:46 PM
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Well I found a nice 4" 625-8 yesterday and made it mine. Now I need a holster for it so I can shoot IDPA. Curious what other foks are using and like.
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Old 06-01-2010, 09:48 PM
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Ready Tactical
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If you are talking Kydex, Talon Tactical and Ready Tactical are very popular.
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Old 06-01-2010, 10:02 PM
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Was kinda leaning towards the kydex line.
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Old 06-02-2010, 08:23 AM
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Comtac Outside Waistband Holsters - products new home - Belt Holster offer high quality IDPA legal Kydex holsters.
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Old 06-02-2010, 09:57 AM
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For Kydex, comp-tac, blade tec and KY-TAC lead the pack.
A few use FOBUS.
The safariland composite is also very popular.
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Old 06-02-2010, 10:13 AM
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Don't want another Fobus. Bought one for my j-frame and would nearly yank my pants up over my head trying to get the dang thing out! Lol!
I know if was me, but I could never get the right angle on the thing to my the draw so I bought a BLACKHAWK Sepra for it and never looked back. Love to have one for my 625 but they don't over one.
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Old 06-02-2010, 08:22 PM
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IDPA has specific rules regarding holsters, and moonclip holders. You would not want a retention holster. There are just a few revolver holster providers (kydex). Most of the sites have pretty good representations of what they offer. Know your belt width. Good luck!
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Old 06-02-2010, 10:45 PM
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Gonna have to review the rules on moonclip holsters. Have checked out all the holsters mentioned and now just have to decide on which I want.
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Old 06-02-2010, 10:55 PM
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As others have noted, Comp-Tac, and Blade-Tech are the big names in IDPA revolver. I'm partial to Blade-Tech products, but must admit to never having owned a Comp-Tac holster
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Old 06-05-2010, 04:22 PM
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Milt Sparks (Tony) made me a PMK a few years ago for a 5" (before IDPA changed the rules) that is great. Still works good with the 625 that now wears a 3" BBl.

Bill Mahnke
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Old 06-05-2010, 06:36 PM
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I have both Comp-Tac, as well as Blade-Tech belt holsters(Kydex material) for IDPA and the 625. The Comp-Tac is a better product.

When ordering, be sure to spec your belt size and that you will be using the holster for IDPA. Comp-Tac will take care of you.
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Old 06-05-2010, 06:41 PM
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My N frame rides in a Kramer on the belt holster when I use it in IDPA. Works great for me and meets all IDPA rules for holsters.Check their website (kramerleather.com) and see what you think.
Might work well for you also.
Randy
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Old 06-07-2010, 10:09 AM
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Thanks for all the advice. I ended up ordering one from CPWS that is a Ready-Tactical made by Chris Stewart. Also ordered a pair of their moon clip holders as well. Lots of local guys use his stuff I found out and it seems to work great. I'll know in a couple of weeks since it's backordered. LOL!
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Old 06-24-2010, 11:48 AM
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Got my holster in on Monday and man do I love it! Looks great, gun fits great and can wait to us it in competition.
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Old 06-24-2010, 02:19 PM
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Andrew:

Next shoot in this area is Saturday in Hartselle.
Also Sunday in Sheffield, postponed away from Father's Day.
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Chris is a good guy with top notch holsters. You'll be pleased with the performance.
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Old 06-28-2010, 10:18 AM
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I was so looking forward to trying them out yesterday but had family matters to attend to. Maybe one afternoon this week I can at least get to the range.
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Old 06-28-2010, 07:53 PM
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I would first recommend a Ky Tac - if you can wait weeks or months for delivery. Otherwise, order a Comp Tac and get it within a week.

Both are excellent, I have used both in IDPA
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Old 06-28-2010, 08:12 PM
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Ready Tactical is my favorite, followed closely by Comp Tac.
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