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Re: Carrying sidearm while scouting/hunting/etc
« Reply #60 on: June 11, 2018, 07:39:35 PM »
Anyway this topic always comes up a few times a year.I think you all wrong. :chuckle:
Anything your sidearm can do ,my rifle does ten times better. :chuckle:

I would love to see your rifle fire 12 rounds of .40 cal before reload.  :chuckle:
So you don't think a ar15 that holds 30 rounds won't put more down range than your 40 cal,also I hold more range and accuracy. :chuckle: :chuckle: :chuckle:

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Re: Carrying sidearm while scouting/hunting/etc
« Reply #61 on: June 11, 2018, 08:09:57 PM »
I use my glock 23 with converted to sig 357 The most

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Re: Carrying sidearm while scouting/hunting/etc
« Reply #62 on: June 12, 2018, 05:09:21 AM »
Gunfighter chest harness, does not interfere with anything and ready when you need it
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Re: Carrying sidearm while scouting/hunting/etc
« Reply #63 on: June 12, 2018, 06:09:47 AM »
I made a custom bino harness with my holster built onto it

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Re: Carrying sidearm while scouting/hunting/etc
« Reply #64 on: June 13, 2018, 01:19:02 PM »
Gunfighter chest harness, does not interfere with anything and ready when you need it

I just received my Gunfighter Kenai chest harness, a couple questions:

With moderate tension it appears to impede full-draw breaths, like if you're really hiking or climbing hard. Have you had this experience? I am going to go field-test it today and see if it's an issue.

I notice some rattling at the buckles when moving about in different positions, as the bands tense and ease due to chest movement. Have you noticed any excess noise from the buckles and if so how did you mitigate?

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Re: Carrying sidearm while scouting/hunting/etc
« Reply #65 on: June 14, 2018, 10:48:26 AM »
Ive been putting my Blackhawk holster on the belt of my pack and it seems to work out just great for me. I carry a SnW 40 cal MnP. On the other side of my hip belt is my bear spray. Id rather be over prepared I guess..

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Re: Carrying sidearm while scouting/hunting/etc
« Reply #66 on: June 14, 2018, 11:24:22 AM »
Ive been putting my Blackhawk holster on the belt of my pack and it seems to work out just great for me. I carry a SnW 40 cal MnP. On the other side of my hip belt is my bear spray. Id rather be over prepared I guess..

I also have a Blackhawk paddle holster and it also fits on my pack belt and I love it, though I definitely prefer the weight balance of the chest-carry, so I hope I can get the noise issues sorted out with the Kenai.
The customer service at GunFightersInc is pretty amazing and they're going to take the holster back and fix it for me and send it back for free.

 

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