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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-03-2013, 03:55 PM Thread Starter
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1911 shoulder rig?

anyone carry in a shoulder rig?? i have a 4" Kimber...

ive never worn a shoulder rig...but it crosses my mind..especially winter time when i have on a flannel shirt or hoody..might not be as quick but may or may not hide well..

i dont know...figured i'd ask...if anyone wears one let me know what you think...and what some good ones to look at may be...
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-03-2013, 07:29 PM
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Re: 1911 shoulder rig?

I had a Miami classic that I used for a HI-Power for a time. I could never get used to it.
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Re: 1911 shoulder rig?

carried them that way a lot in the army. Military rig was not built for speed but was comfortable.
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 07-04-2013, 01:32 AM
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Re: 1911 shoulder rig?

Take a look at Bianchi's catalog. I know for sure there is one there that will carry a Ruger SR9 very comfortably. Also, Bianchi gives "life time" warranty service. I had one for many years (+ 15 yrs) for a 2 inch S & W. The elastic band got too loose to adjust. I wrote to them for a price on a replacement. They sent me a now elastic band and a thank you note for being a customer. A purchase source for Bianchi is Optics Planet but I am sure there are others.

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Re: 1911 shoulder rig?

I have an OLD black horizontal nylon version that works great under hunting clothing or BDUs. Secure, good concealment, and fast.

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Re: 1911 shoulder rig?

I wore one w/ my 1911 when I was doing spme plain cloths investigations w/ coat and tie, horizontal carry. I like it, I still use it occasionally, magazines and gun are radily available to you.




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