The 6 Best Holsters For Kimber Micro 9
The Kimber Micro 9 is one of the most compact pistols currently available in the market. At the same time, it's one of the easiest-to-conceal pistols based on Americas most popular design - the M1911. Apart from easy concealment, the Micro-9 has got a lot more to offer, so if you'd like to learn as much as possible about this tiny CCW wonder, check out our latest Kimber Micro 9mm review, available here.
However, micro compact dimensions don't automatically mean you can hide the pistol inside any holster. You need to make sure your Kimber Micro 9 holster is well made and fitted to the pistol's exact dimensions. And you also need to make sure your Micro 9 holster fits your carry needs. That's why I'm here today - to show you what the best Kimber Micro 9 holsters are. And no matter which carry style you prefer, I'm sure you'll find your favorite. So, without further ado, let's have a look at what are your best Kimber Micro 9mm holster options are.
Kimber Micro 9 concealed carry holsters
As the Kimber Micro 9 was designed mainly for everyday concealed carry, we'll start with a bunch of CCW golsters. There's no better option how to conceal carry Micro 9mm pistol than in a Kimber Micro 9 IWB holster or a Micro 9 appendix holster. So, let's have a look at what some of the best Micro 9 concealed carry holsters are.
This is an excellent Micro 9 inside waistband holster. It can be used for both strong side and appendix carry and it's great for deep concealment of your Kimber. This Micro 9 leather holster is all hand made, molded on the replica of your pistol, which secures great fit and high retention. The holster comes with a safety strap and thanks to the steel clip the holster is equipped with, its attachment is quick and covenient.
The second holster on our list is designed for Kimber Micro 9 IWB carry. It's got an open-top design, resulting into a very quick draw and intuitive reholstering. Thanks to the two evently spaced belt loops, the holster's attachment is fairly quick and simple (no need to take your belt off!). Just like the previous one, this Micro 9 IWB holster is also molded on a replica of your pistol, which means the holster offers high retention even without a safety strap.
If you're looking for a great Micro 9 holster that will also take in an extra Kimber magazine, look no further. This Kimber Micro 9 kydex holster is meant for appendix carry and it works best when attached in 1 o'clock position. It's made of premium Kydex and it offers great retention for both your pistol and magazine. The holster comes with a partial sweat guard, protecting both your Kimber and your skin from abrasion.
A pistol as tiny as our Kimber makes for an ideal back up gun. So, if you decide to use the Micro 9 as a secondary firearm, then I strongly advise you getting this Kimber Micro 9 ankle holster. This great Micro 9 nylon holster is custom fitted to your pistol, which results in great fit. The holster is attached via 2 Velcro straps and it delivers easy concealement and surprisingly high carry comfort.
The best kimber micro-9 upgrades
So, these were some of the best Kimber Micro-9 custom made concealed carry holsters. But before we move on to the best open carry choices, let's take a quick look at how to make your pew even better. And I believe these are the best Kimber Micro 9 accessories:
- STREAMLIGHT TLR-6 for Kimber Micro 9 - This light and laser combo by Streamlight has been developed specifically for your Kimber and you can get it here.
- Kimber Micro 9 REFLEX SIGHT - This optic developed by Crimson Trace is one of the best ways how to improve your target acquisition game. You'll need a red dot mount, but once you get it, look no further and get this Crimson Trace Kimber Micro 9 reflex sight.
- TRUGLO FIBER-OPTIC sights for Micro 9 - When it comes to semi autos, replacing factory sights with aftermarket sights is one of the most frequent adjustments. And these Micro 9 fiber optic sights are your best choice.
Kimber Micro 9 Open carry holsters
A pistol as tiny as the Micro 9 can be easily concealed even in an open carry holster. And there are no better options for open carry than OWB and shoulder holsters. That's why I'll show you the very best of Kimber Micro 9 OWB and shoulder holsters.
If you prefer to carry your Kimber OWB style, then this Micro 9 outside waistband holster is a must have. The holster comes with an open-top design, which results in quick draw and easy reholstering. And as this Micro 9 leather holster is built on a replica of your pistol, you'll experience high retention even without a thumb break strap attached. Moreover, it's not just an OWB holster, it's a Kimber Micro 9 pancake holster, which means it's super easy to conceal.
This holster system is designed for Micro 9mm shoulder carry. It's got a vertical orientation, which means easier concealment. However, thanks to the roto features this shoulder holster comes with, your Kimber can be drawn horizontally, which is quicked and more convenient. On top of it, the system comes with a Kimber Micro 9 magazine pouch that will let you carry two extra magazines. And as if that wasn't enough, this shoulder system comes entirely assembled!
Conclusion - what's the best holster for Kimber Micro 9?
So, this was our list of the best Kimber Micro 9 holsters. But I can hardly tell you what's the best way to carry your Kimber. It all falls down to personal preference. The best Micro 9 holster is simply the one that feel best.
If you live in a state with stricter CCW laws, then it's a good idea to try out a Kimber Micro 9 concealed carry holster. If, on the other hand, your state allows for open carry, then I'd suggest getting a Kimber Micro 9mm OWB holster or a Micro 9 shoulder holster.
What matters most is that your Kimber holster must be custom fitted to the dimensions of your pistol, otherwise you won't be able to get the max out of your Kimber's CCW potential. And if you haven't found a holster you like on our list, feel free to check out the rest of our Kimber Micro-9 holsters, just hit that button below.