Join us in reviewing the products featured in the Gear We Love section of Concealed Carry Magazine, Volume 16, Issue 2, February/March 2019.
Blackhawk Foundation Case
MSRP: $99 – $119
If your rifle requires a tad more elbow room, the Foundation from BLACKHAWK! should be able to fill the bill. It’s roomy and capable of accepting grid-and-loop accessories on the outside and MOLLE attachments inside, and it’s large enough for a pair of rifles. More importantly, it’s available in lengths up to 45 inches. Spec one out at Blackhawk.com.
1791 Gunleather Holsters
MSRP: $51 – $71
These pistol-specific and multi-fit IWB and OWB holsters from 1791 Gunleather are as versatile as they are attractive. They’re available in multiple carry configurations and in dozens of color and model combinations. Select your make, model and finish at
Available for the Smith & Wesson J-frame and the Ruger LCR, this system includes a spring-loaded pinky-finger extension that pops out the bottom when held in a firing grip. The result is a stronger, more complete purchase on the revolver, which is pivotal for accurate shooting. Order yours at LymanProducts.com.
CountyComm Zippered Belt Glove Pouch
MSRP: $4.85 & Up
Nitrile gloves are one of the staples of emergency medicine and should be included in every range bag (if not in all EDC loadouts). They’ve always been a challenge to carry, but that challenge is met by these zippered cases from CountyComm. They clip unobtrusively onto your belt, and they’re large enough to keep two or even three pairs of nitriles at the ready. They’re available at CountyComm.com.
Rite In The Rain
MSRP: $5.45 & Up
Your phone can’t be relied upon to do everything, and being the proverbial “good witness” is one of the most important aspects of the responsibly armed lifestyle. These all-weather pens, pencils and pads, available in multiple sizes and styles, are ideal for everyday carry and negate the issues commonly encountered with trying to keep a pen and paper handy. Learn more at RiteInTheRain.com.
AR Battery Holder
With as popular as electronic optics are for modern sporting rifles, it stands to reason that you’re going to want to keep a spare battery on hand. This battery caddy from Vortex mounts to a standard Picatinny rail and keeps a CR2032 battery safe and sound in a waterproof, dust-proof compartment. Get yours at VortexOptics.com.