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How many of us use our FNP9 as a daily carry weapon? How do you carry, and in what holster?

At work I am not allowed to carry, so it has a holster in the quick-release pouch of my daily-carry backpack....

Out in the world my FNP9 rides at 3:00 in a Uncle Mikes IWB until I can afford a VMII or some kind of tuckable IWB. For cold-weather carry, is really love my OWB Blackhawk CQC w/ serpa retention....

You?
 

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carried my -m all the time. Had it in a passport kangaroo style holster. Had the holster for years, don't use the mag holder, and took off the thumb break. Works really well actually. Carried in 3 or 4 o clock position, strong side. That duty now falls to my S&W SW40VE (beater gun), in the same holster. No reason for the change other than going out of town for a few months, and don't want anything to happen to my FN.
 

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Well, I started carrying the FN again, and here's why: the Sigma has not been tested to esablish reliability, the FN however, has done that and feels great to the hand, and is easier to hide....it's my go to gun now, and likely forever.
 

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My P9-M is my only carry pistol. My roommate had a holster almost exactly like that Passport Kangaroo holster, but he thought it was an OWB holster. I now carry the P9-M at the right next to the family jewels. It conceals great, i can wear short sleeve t shirts, mediums mind you, and my gun doesnt show.

I do need a better holster, and I was looking at the Pocket Concealment Systems IWB holster. Most of their stuff looks pretty top notch, good prices and custom leatherwork for each holster. My roommate and I are going to order something from that guy, so I'll let you know.
 

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So does anyone carry OWB? And if so whats the holster/clothing setup you use? I enjoy wearing shirts for the summer (not very loose fitting short sleeve shirts) and I have to say that the IWB holster that I have is doing me wonders, If I lean back and do the crab you can spot it, but who looks for a pistol when youre at the local co-op? Anyways my FNP9-M is my daily carry, and contrary to my first thoughts about it, I couldnt be happier. When I first got the gun I loved it! It was the first gun I bought on paper, but then when I tried to conceal it...well I didnt have the best luck at first. Then the IWB came along, along with my wise-ing up, and my P9-M has become a very close friend. Hard to describe. The gun, though, is never more than 6 feet away from me, except when I'm at work.
 

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C-TAC

If you decide to do that, give us a shout- we (I) might ask for a C-TAC at the same time. (If funds are sufficient at the time)

I am sure that if they added the FNP-9 to their lineup, they would sell a ton of them...
 

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I've talked about doing it before, but this time I'm serious. I'll check back to see who all has interest. I'm thinking it will be sometime after the week of the fourth of July. I plan on concreting my pole building that week so after that the funds should open up. Ive never had to ship a pistol for any reason, so I suppose I can give them a call and see what I need to do to get the ball rolling.
 

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Re: homemade leather

shootemup said:
If you decide to build a custom leather holster, be sure to post pics- you may have costomers here......
Due to the limited availability of holsters for the FNP, I figured I'd use mine as the prototype and if anyone wanted one, they'd have another choice. I've got to deal with some vacation time in the next two weeks, after that, I should be ready to craft the initial design. I'll keep folks posted. :cool:
 

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Sister Mary Sunshine, aintcha?? :D
I do know that it is not technically a holster but it has some believing it has an effectiveness for CC. Sorry yours did not work out for you. For what gun is it?? Maybe we can work something out so you don't have to waste any$$.
You can email me off of my profile email addy. Thanks.
 
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