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Liion Defense OWB Holster

There’s no shortage of Kydex holsters on the market right now, and in my opinion, that’s a good thing. There are a lot of great Kydex shops to choose from, and today I want to tell you about one that I recently discovered called Liion Defense. The guys at Liion sent me an outside the waistband (OWB) […]

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There are a lot of great holster companies out there, making great products at fair prices, and in today’s installment of Industry Spotlight, I’m going to tell you about one of my favorites. PHLster is a Kydex holster company located in Philadelphia, and if you read Monderno, you’ve seen several of their products reviewed here already, like […]

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Index Fasteners

Today I introduce a new series on Monderno called Industry Spotlight. In this series of posts, I will highlight companies that are doing great things in the industry, and tell you why you should be following their work. First up is a company called Index Fasteners.

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Those of you who have been following Monderno for a while know that I have a bit of a thing for the PHLster Skeleton holster. To date it remains one of my favorite minimalist appendix carry holsters, and I’ve recommended it to quite a few of you. Recently, the mad scientists over at PHLster came […]

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Forest City Tactical Kydex Holster

Clearly, we at Monderno love kydex.  Lots and lots of kydex.  There is a common saying in the industry that “kydex is kydex”.  There is a lot of truth in that.  There are probably 120+ companies making kydex holsters out there, in varying degrees of quality.  Most, you’ve probably never heard of.  We were recently […]

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Spartan Village Kydex Holster

Spartan Village Kydex Holsters

Pictured - Brittany wearing a Smith & Wesson Shield in a Spartan Village Kydex holster. If you haven’t noticed, we at Monderno like a good Kydex holster. In need of an outside the waistband (OWB) holster for my Smith & Weston Shield, I turned to Spartan Village. With a claim of being the most comfortable on the market, […]

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Summer EDC

The calendar says that Summer is almost upon us, but here in Houston, I’m not fooled – Summer has been here for about a month now. Summer of course means hotter temperatures, and when possible, fewer layers and less clothing. For those of us who carry concealed, fewer layers and less clothing means we have […]

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Bravo Concealment Kydex Holster

As promised in my Kaluban Cloak Kydex holster review, the Kydex holster reviews continue. This time we take a look at one of most high value options available, Bravo Concealment. Features Bravo Concealment holsters have all of the features you would expect in an outside the waistband (OWB) custom Kydex holster. Materials and Colors Bravo […]

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Kaluban Cloak Kydex Holster

If you read Monderno much, you know I’m a big fan of Kydex holsters. Over the next few weeks you will see reviews of outside the waistband (OWB) Kydex rigs from some of my favorite Kydex shops to date – some large, some small, but all are interesting for their own reasons. First up is […]

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PHLster Skeleton Kydex Holster

When I first saw the PHLster Skeleton holster, I was intrigued. The Skeleton is a minimalist Kydex holster that gives you a quick and easy way to carry your gun inside the waistband (IWB). There are a lot of “minimalist” style Kydex holsters on the market, but none of them have really interested me for one reason […]

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