March 21, 2023
Your concealed carry holster is a tried-and-true component of your everyday carry setup. A new CCW holster can improve your defense preparedness. Learn more about the five signs it’s time to replace your CCW holster.
A concealed carry holster doesn’t just hold your gun; it also keeps your firearm hidden away. If your holster adds bulk and lets everyone know you’re carrying, it’s not an effective concealed carry holster.
Discreet design helps you avoid unwanted attention. Replace a bulky holster with a low-profile option, such as an IWB, pocket, ankle, or bellyband holster.
With the right care, a quality holster will last a long time. But with everyday use, your equipment is bound to experience some wear; pockets, belt clips, reinforcement panels, and other parts can become misshapen over time. Replacing your equipment will ensure your holster keeps your weapon safely secure.
Another sign it’s time to replace your CCW holster is that you can’t draw your firearm smoothly. The more time you spend trying to draw your gun, the less efficient your response to a threat is. Your draw speed can be compromised by worn-out equipment or components that impede a fast draw. Replace your current holster with a new holster that facilitates smooth presentation.
You need a holster that feels comfortable enough for practical everyday use. Some common types of physical discomfort while wearing a holster include:
An uncomfortable holster can limit your range of motion. Equip yourself with a quality holster that fits you and your gun correctly. The holster’s size, material, and compartments will affect how it sits on your body.
Your optimal carry position depends on your daily activities, the purpose for carrying, and your physical characteristics. Sometimes, a single carry position or style won’t work for your lifestyle. You might want a new position depending on how you spend your time—whether the majority of your day is spent sitting or standing—and your current carry setup is not optimized for the change.
Alternatively, you might want to add a new CCW holster to your equipment lineup for certain occasions. If you’re going for a jog or want to hike during a camping trip, wear a holster that doesn’t impede your movement but keeps your gun close, such as a CCW runner’s waist pack that looks like an ordinary bag.
Elite Survival Systems offers a range of high-quality EDC holsters. We carry discreet CCW holsters, bags, and packs so you can confidently carry whatever you need. Shop with us today for a new CCW holster that feels and looks great.
May 31, 2023
Your gun belt's fit, material, and rigidity affect how well you carry your firearm. Read to learn more about finding the concealed carry belt you should wear.
May 10, 2023
If you don’t dress correctly for concealed carry, you risk printing or showing your gun. Use these clothing tips to keep your weapon discreet, yet accessible.
April 27, 2023
Elite Survival Systems is your choice for premium quality holsters, cases, and tactical nylon. At Elite Survival Systems, we believe that an individual has a right to safety and defense of life, and that an immediate threat to life requires an immediate response. The responsible carry and use of firearms makes the world a better, safer place. We envision a world where firearms blend seamlessly into all aspects of life. Our mission is to create high-quality, intelligently designed products for concealment, discreet transport, and rigorous carry. We strive to better serve our customers and users while promoting best practices in our industry. Our broad line of concealment holsters, packs, backpacks, and discreet rifle cases support almost every style of concealed carry. We are proud to say that the vast majority of our products continue to be made in the USA.
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