For many people, pocket carry is a favorite form of concealing a personal defense firearm. With the right gun, pocket carry can be accomplished in a variety of social settings without the need for a specialized gun belt or an untucked shirt. Depending on the circumstances, a gun can be surreptitiously accessed in a pocket during a situation where potential danger has appeared, but the time to draw has not yet arrived.

Keep in mind that pocket carry means more than just the front pocket of your jeans. People carry in loose-fitting cargo pants, athletic shorts and jackets. A gun that might work well in one pocket may not work as well in another. The clothing and gun have to be matched to conceal well. Additionally, a quality pocket holster can make a world of difference and should be considered mandatory. Don’t carry a handgun loose in a pocket; there are too many opportunities for tragedy to happen. Here is a look at some of the compact handguns available for pocket carry. One might work for you.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Beretta Pico
http://www.beretta.com

Charter Arms Off Duty
http://www.charterarms.com

Colt .380 Mustang
http://www.colt.com

Glock 42
https://us.glock.com

Kahr CW380
https://www.kahr.com

Kimber Micro RCP
http://www.kimberamerica.com

Ruger LCP
http://www.ruger.com

Sig Sauer P238 Rosewood
http://www.sigsauer.com

Smith & Wesson M&P Bodyguard 380 Crimson Trace
http://www.smith-wesson.com

Smith & Wesson M&P340
http://www.smith-wesson.com

Springfield Armory XD-S 9mm
http://www.springfield-armory.com

Walther PPS M2
http://www.waltherarms.com

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