Those who carry concealed usually own a lot of holsters. This is true for many reasons. Some are looking for the perfect holster. Others regularly swap guns, so rigs must change as well. However, some of it just comes from gear-orientated people looking for more gear.
Regardless of what some say, there is no such thing as too much gear. Additionally, manufacturers keep improving technology, which makes gear better. This is especially true when it comes to holsters. There are numerous holster makers out there just waiting to be tried. And more just keep popping up.
So, if you’re looking for the perfect gift for the gun owner in your life, or actually want to point out something you would like to receive, consider putting one of these 10 holster under $60 on your Christmas list.
Alien Gear Cloak Mod OWB — 10 Holsters Under $60
Alien Gear holsters hit the market with a roar. This is because the company spends time developing its holsters with shooters in mind. This includes the Cloak Mod OWB holster. Its strength comes from a spring-steel flex plate. Then, the company added a thermo elastomer retention membrane. This material rests between the gun and the plate. It also comes with an adjustable cant, for setting the rig in the best way for a draw. Additionally, users can swap this holster to a belt slide by replacing the backing with included components. However, the most interesting feature is that its holster shells can be swapped out. This allows shooters to use the same holster with numerous guns for only $47.88. For more information, visit aliengearholsters.com.
DeSantis Criss-Cross — 10 Holsters Under $60
One of the easiest ways to draw from concealment is via crossdraw. And the DeSantis Criss-Cross provides that ability, and much more for the price of $53.99. In fact, DeSantis claims this is not your father’s crossdraw holster. The company makes the Criss-Cross from premium American cowhide. The holster fits belts up to 1.5-inches wide. Additionally, users can adjust tension for the preferred draw. It is available for right- or left-hand shooters in two colors — black or tan. For more information, visit desantisholster.com.
DeSantis Hidden Truth — 10 Holsters Under $60
Built from Kydex, DeSantis designed the Hidden Truth holster for appendix carry. It comes with C clips for easy attachment. However, J clips can be added to the tuckable rig. The holster molds to the body for comfort, and includes an integral magazine pouch. Additionally, both right- and left-handed shooters can choose this rig for a variety of handguns for $59.99. For more information, visit desantisholster.com.
Blackhawk Omnivore — 10 Holsters Under $60
Blackhawk introduced a multi-fit holster with the Omnivore. This holster accommodates more than 150 styles of semi-auto handguns with accessory rails. It also features an active retention system that holds onto a proprietary Rail Attachment Device. It doesn’t hold the frame of the handgun. Additionally, a thumb release disengages the mechanism during the draw on this $59.95 retention holster. For more information, visit blackhawk.com.
CrossBreed Snapslide — 10 Holsters Under $60
CrossBreed got its start with hybrid holsters. And the company hasn’t traveled away from its original idea. The SnapSlide is a belt-slide holster that keeps guns high and tight on the body. This provides both comfort and easy concealability. The holster carries the gun with a FBI cant for easy access. However, it is also available for guns with RMR optics in a straight cant. Shooters can choose between hands and two colors for $49.95. Also, shooters can add a sweat guard for $3 more or a sweat guard with combat cut for $10.50. For more information, visit crossbreedholsters.com.
Galco ExtremeTuk — 10 Holsters Under $60
Galco followed the success of its hybrid IWB series with the ExtremeTuk holster. This tuckable holster features a broad cowhide backing with a full-length Kydex pocket. The holster combines the comfort of leather with the speed of Kydex. Additionally, its mild cant provides access and concealability, even with larger handguns. The ExtremeTuk also comes with two types of clips, so users can decide which works best for them. Galco makes the holster available in black for $45. For more information, visit galcogunleather.com.
Galco Quick Slide — 10 Holsters Under $60
Continuing with hybrids, the Galco Quick Slide is a combination of the company’s KingTuk and TacSlide holsters. This belt holster also features a leather backing with Kydex pocket, which combines comfort with performance. It comes with a near neutral cant and open top for fast, easy re-holstering. It also comes with quick on/off loop for quickly putting it on or taking it off. Shooters can find the Quick Slide in black for a variety of handguns for $54. For more information, visit galcogunleather.com.
Clinger V3 No Print Wonder Holster — 10 Holsters Under $60
Clinger claims the V3 No Print Wonder hides pistols better than other holster. It does this via its Cling tab technology and small footprint. Now most of the V3 is constructed of Kydex. However, it also comes with a flexible leather tab for comfort. The leather tab allows the holster to flex with the body. This keeps the gun close to the body, but still keep it comfortable. Additionally, this holster is completely tuckable, and it is convertible. Shooters can change the cant, as well as swap it to OWB. Shooters can pair the Clinger V3 with their carry gun for $59. For more information, visit clingerholsters.com.
Elite Survival Systems Marathon Gun Pack — 10 Holsters Under $60
It can be difficult to carry a gun while exercising. Fanny packs are an option, but they pretty much scream gun and don’t carry much. However, those looking for an option to carry a gun, along with running gear, look at the Marathon Gun Pack. Elite Survival Systems designed this system to work as a runner’s belt and a concealment pack. It holds compact to subcompact pistols, depending on its size, with room for two included water bottles. It also has room for other items, such as cell phones and cash. This lightweight carry system can be found in three different colors for $59.99. For more information, visit elitesurvival.com.
Safariland Model 57 Remedy — 10 Holsters Under $60
This belt-slide holster features an open top design. It is also low profile for comfort and concealability. Safariland designed it for semi-auto pistols and small-frame revolvers. It rides high and features molded contours on the front of the holster. This provides a secure fit with a classic style for only $56. For more information, visit safariland.com.
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