Duty Gear Press Releases
May 13, 2013
Safariland® Introduces Ground-Breaking Technology in its 7TS™ New Holster Series
Safariland® announced today that it has released the all-new 7TS™ Holster Series. This next generation injection-molded holster design is constructed of SafariSeven™ material, a proprietary nylon blend from DuPont™ that is completely non-abrasive to the weapon’s finish. Virtually impervious to weather extremes, the 7TS holsters are operationally and structurally cold tolerant to at least -50 degrees Fahrenheit and heat tolerant to at least 300 degrees Fahrenheit.
May 02, 2013
Team Safariland’s Michael Voigt wins the USPSA MultiGun Nationals for 13th time!
Safariland® proudly congratulates Team Safariland members, including now 13-time champion Michael Voigt, on their outstanding wins at the 2013 USPSA MultiGun Nationals. Held at the Desert Sportsman Range in Las Vegas, NV, 12 challenging courses tested the shooters’ skills operating the rifle, shotgun and pistol. After three days of facing top-shooters in this event, Team Safariland’s Michael Voigt won the open championship with his impeccable performance.
April 10, 2013
Introducing the Bianchi® Cowboy Wild Clearwater Rig For Colt 1911-Style Pistols
Bianchi® announced today the release of the Wild Clearwater™ holster and belt rig specifically designed for Colt 1911-style pistols. A new edition to the Bianchi Cowboy line, the Wild Clearwater Rig is handcrafted of premium-grade, vegetable-tanned full-grain leather. The holster is lined with full-grain leather for a smooth and rapid draw, while the belt is suede-lined to maintain holster position on the waist.
February 26, 2013
Bianchi® Announces New Fits for Popular Professional™ Series Holsters
Bianchi® announced today that it has released several new gun fits for its Model 100 Professional™ and Model 100T Professional™ Tuckable holsters. With the increased popularity of smaller concealed carry handguns, these holsters are now being offered for the Ruger LC9 and LC9 with Crimson Trace® Laserguard®, the Smith & Wesson M&P SHIELD™ and the Springfield XD-S™ in both 9mm and .45 caliber.
January 15, 2013
Safariland® Launches New Series of Holsters with Cordura® Nylon Finish That Provide a Low Signature to Infrared Lighting
Safariland® announced today the introduction of a new Cordura® nylon wrap finish on some of its most popular holster models. Offered in a variety of colors and prints, the development of this new finish combines genuine SafariLaminate™ thermal-molded construction with a rugged Cordura® nylon covering. In addition to providing a low signature to infrared lighting, this new development allows for textured patterns not previously available on precisely fit, molded holsters to be incorporated into the design.
December 12, 2012
Safariland Introduces the 22 Wallet Profile Concealment Holster
ONTARIO, California – Safariland, LLC announced today the release of the new Safariland® Model 22 Wallet Profile Holster. With an extra-thin construction and square backing on the holster, the Model 22 provides the impression that a wallet is being carried in the pocket rather than a holster. Additionally, its sewn hinge-design allows the backing to swing away from the holster so that it will not interfere with securing a firing grip on the handgun when drawing.
November 16, 2012
Bianchi Introduces The Professional™ Tuckable Concealment Holster
Safariland LLC announced today that it has released the Bianchi® Model 100T Professional Tuckable inside-the-waistband holster. Developed as the next evolution to the popular 100 Professional model, this holster adds a new twist: it features a unique C-clip that wraps around the belt for minimal visibility and enables it to be worn with a tucked-in shirt.
October 22, 2012
Safariland® Launches Tactical Holster with Cordura® Nylon Finish
Safariland® LLC announced today the introduction of the Model 6004USN, SLS® Low Signature Tactical Holster. Capitalizing on the features of best-selling 6004 tactical thigh rig and the newly introduced 6378USN, the 6004USN features SafariLaminate™ construction with a twist: it has a Cordura® nylon covering, offered in a variety of finishes, and designed to provide a low signature to infrared lighting.
August 13, 2012
Safariland Introduces New Wheelchair Competition Shooting Products
Safariland® announced today the introduction of an exciting concept to the competitive shooting marketplace – a dedicated mounting system engineered to be used on wheelchairs by competitive shooters who are wheelchair-bound. Developed with input from wounded warrior Trevor Baucom and Team Safariland shooters, the Model #WCM Wheelchair Mount line includes three product offerings: one for a Production Class Holster (such as the Safariland #5198 holster), another for the new Safariland Model 014 Open Class Holster and a third one to mount competition magazine pouches.