Shoulder holsters are the classic choice for television and movie detectives. Dirty Harry used one to tote his .44 Magnum around. Away from the silver screen, they still offer unique features that make them a useful option for some officers.What are gun holsters made of?
Since holsters are typically made from fairly stiff yet tough materials, there are a limited number of common choices. The traditional material, particularly for handgun holsters, is leather. It has an attractive appearance and can be dyed in many colors and/or embossed with elaborate designs for cosmetic reasons.