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There are many types of holsters from which to choose. The choice made
regarding the type of holsters you need is influenced by dress style,
environment, level of concealment needed, personal preference and other
criteria. Some of the more popular types of holsters are:
IWB: In the waistband, which are worn inside the pants
**Note: H.B.E. Specialty LeatherWorks makes every holster with the trigger
guard enclosed as a safety precaution. A high degree of grip access is also
designed into every holster made by H.B.E.. These are features that are
"designed into" our gun leather without fail, with your safety in mind.
OWB: Outside the waistband, are worn outside the pants.
Pocket: Worn inside a pants or coat pocket
Ankle: Worn inside the pant leg around the ankle.
There are many different designs or styles of one type of holster. There
are literally hundreds, if not thousands, of styles of holsters on the
Once the type of holster has been chosen, getting the style right may be a
considerable undertaking. This is where the "Custom" part of this
website may assist you in deciding what features you may want in a holster.
Most styles of holsters within a certain type use the various features to
differentiate one style from another. Although one feature may serve a very
specific purpose, it may be chosen strictly as a matter of preference,
without its specific purpose in mind.
There are circumstances when a person may require assistance in choosing the
correct features in a holster for their specific needs. If this is the
case, H.B.E. does offer assistance. Simply, Email H.B.E. with your
situation and we will do our best to assist you in choosing the best holster
to serve you for years to come. We are here to be of service to you and
your gun leather needs.