Gear We Love — November/December 2014

Gear We Love — from TUFF Products Large Un Planned Day Planner to the Man-PACK Classic 2.0 to the Galati Deluxe Pistol Case.

Concealed Carry Gear We Love — from TUFF Products Large Un Planned Day Planner to the Man-PACK Classic 2.0 to the Galati Deluxe Pistol Case.

1» TUFF Products Large Un Planned Day Planner

The bigger brother of Tuff’s original Un Planned Day Planner, this American-made EDC case flies below the radar and is capable of securing one or two sidearms, magazines, a small laptop or tablet, EMS supplies, and other essentials. For the range, for EDC, or for securing any of your important gear, head to tuffproducts.com.

MSRP: $60

2» Browning Black Label Alfa Shoulder Bag

Perfect for range duty or EDC, this 10x13x8-inch pack is large enough for a tablet and a light jacket and features two large pockets and two mesh pockets for all of your gear. It also has, hidden within and accessible through a hook and loop closure gate, a stash point for your sidearm. With an ambidextrous padded shoulder strap and MOLLE compatibility, this low-profile pack is available at browning.com.

MSRP: $115

3» Man-PACK Classic 2.0

MOLLE-compatible and available in three colors, this courier-style shoulder bag is constructed from heavy-duty pack cloth for water resistance and long wear. A large inner pocket can stow tablets and small laptops, and two exterior utility pockets, four interior pockets, and a collapsible beverage pocket round out a very versatile piece of gear. Get yours at man-pack.com.

MSRP: $59.95

4» SeaHorse SE540 Protective Equipment Case

The SE540 is waterproof, airtight, dustproof, and made in the USA. It features an automatic pressure purge system and this model has molded seating for four pistols or revolvers, eight magazines, two boxes of ammunition, and other shooting gear. Multiple configurations and locations of distributors are available at seahorse.net.

MSRP: Various

5» Hygenall Lead-Off Foaming Hand Cleaner

This industrial-grade hand and body cleanser is made from natural ingredients and is engineered to remove lead, arsenic, cadmium, chromium, mercury, nickel, and other toxic metals. Perfect for clubs, ranges, handloaders, and recreational shooters. Clean up your act at kitterytradingpost.com.

MSRP: $29.99

6» Galati Deluxe Pistol Case

This combination pistol case and range bag will hold three pistols or revolvers, eight magazines, and three boxes of ammunition. Tougher than a pistol pouch without the bulk of a traditional range bag, this discreet transportation system is very reasonably priced and available at galatiinternational.com.

MSRP: $34.95

Gear We Love — from the Nelson Stealth Holster to the HDCi Formula Knife Care Solution to the Browning Black Label Tactical 6V Flashlight.

Concealed Carry Gear We Love — from the Nelson Stealth Holster to the HDCi Formula Knife Care Solution to the Browning Black Label Tactical 6V Flashlight.

1» Nelson Stealth Holster

This holster combines Herman Oak leather with medical grade neoprene bonded to a moisture-wicking material to create a holster that wears like nothing at all. No leather contacts your body—only neoprene—and there are no pointed or sharp edges anywhere on the unit. Available in black, saddle tan, and mahogany for left or right handers for dozens of different sidearms. Get yours at nelsonholsters.com.

MSRP: $119.95

2» Ballistol Multi-Purpose Wipes

These individually wrapped wipes are perfect for range bags and backup cleaning kits. Not only are they excellent for removing lead and copper fouling and powder residue, they are also effective against the residue left by corrosive ammunition and clean, protect, and preserve wood, leather, and rubber. Available in boxes of 24, learn more about the entire Ballistol line at ballistol.com.

MSRP: $8.99

3» HDCi Formula Knife Care Solution

Good knives are an investment, and proper care will ensure a lifetime of service for your EDC blade. A heavy-duty corrosion inhibitor, HDCi coats, lubricates, and protects your knife after simply spraying it on and allowing it to air dry. Learn more at aegissolutionsknifecare.com.

MSRP: $14.95

4» Hanks Amish CCW Belt

American craftsmanship permeates this extremely rugged yet extremely comfortable 1.5-inch CCW belt from Hanks. With nickel-plated roller buckle and Chicago screws for easy switchout, this is probably the last carry belt you’ll ever need to buy. Available in black and brown and in sizes 32 to 80, select yours at hanksclothing.com.

MSRP: $46.99

5» ArchOil AR4200 CLP Firearms Oil

This firearms CLP offers superior corrosion protection and resistance to heat while remaining non-toxic and biodegradable. The nano tungsten disulfide technology prevents wear on gun parts by forming a dry hard surface on metal parts that is extremely resistant to wear as well as carbon and copper build-up. Get the skinny at archoil.com.

MSRP: $11.95 per 4-ounch bottle

6» Browning Black Label Tactical 6V Flashlight

Designed with input from Salt Lake City SWAT officer and tactical instructor Jared Wihongi, the Tactical 6V features low, high, and strobe settings; a retention/anti-roll cuff; interchangeable bezels; and a maximum output of 600 lumens. It functions as either a hand-held or weaponmounted light and, on its tail-switch cap, also includes a carbide glass breaker. Head to browning.com for more information on the Black Label tactical line.

MSRP: $159