This is a discussion on Holster type within the General Firearm Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; I know this has been asked on here before but the latest I could find was 2009. So I'm asking again and maybe buy now ...
Post By gasmitty
June 2nd, 2013 09:52 PM
I know this has been asked on here before but the latest I could find was 2009. So I'm asking again and maybe buy now there are some new perspectives on this. I'm looking for an IWB holster and I've seen both cowhide and horsehide. I understand the horsehide is suppose to be better for not absorbing sweat but are there any other advantages or disadvantages? Thanks for any and all help.
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June 2nd, 2013 09:58 PM
I don't know if it's a pro or a con, but horsehide is supposed to be stiffer and stay stiffer longer.
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June 2nd, 2013 10:12 PM
A good explanation of the cowhide vs. horsehide question is found on the Milt Sparks FAQ page, here: Milt Sparks Holsters
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