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Our offer includes 72 designs of Defender Leather holster with key features such as quick and easy draw and re-holstering. Wide range of carry positions and carry styles allow you to browse through many holster models with great retention and a covered trigger guard, either open top holsters or holsters with a thumb break. Our holsters are designed to minimise gun print so your carry is only known to you, their slim profile and premium stitching are a key feature. Other than that, we have a large range of on-duty or off-duty holsters for your daily carry.

Our Defender Leather  holsters are available in many varieties, and carry styles covering everything a gun owner needs, including IWB, OWB, Ankle, Appendix, Concealed Carry, Cross Draw, Drop Leg, Duty, Light & Laser Bearing, Magazine, Paddle, Shoulder, Small Of Back, Other (Molle, Pocket, ...) holster designs.

Leather is a natural material, leather holsters are a classic of the carry world. Cowhide, horsehide or more exotic hides are available. The standard Defender leather holster is made of cowhide that has been processed, molded and tanned to perfection. Leather holsters has better warm feeling, longer lifetime and better fit, compared with other materials.

Defender Leather holsters are custom made for this gun model for a perfect fit, smooth draw and re-holstering and allows you to carry your gun in comfortable and safe way. Browse our whole selection of .

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About Colt Defender

Colt’s Manufacturing Company (CMC) represents one of the most famous American guns manufacturers, respected and well known worldwide. Sam Colt established the first Colt’s factory in England in 1851. Few years later, he managed to expand also to American continent and factory was founded in Hartford, in Connecticut. In 1891, Colt came into a contract with John Browning, when long and profitable relationship started.

The Colt was firstly introduced the Colt Defender in 1998. It was the first reliable 3” barreled 1911 model on the market.It is a compact sized semi-automatic, with the barrel length reduced to 3”, a shorter slide and with the total length of 6.75”. The pistol is available in .9mm and classic .45 ACP calibers.It features a light metal frame; a grip safety is extended into a beavertail and it typically has a Novak sights, with a triple aspect night sights. the Colt Defender  pistol contains several safety features such as a firing pin safety and a safety catch located on the left side of the frame. The Defender belongs to a Series 80 pistol that features the internal passive firing-pin safety to avoid unwanted discharges when dropped due to inertia. The Series 80 system has always been an effective prevention.The handle of the gun has a rubber grip with the finger grooves, which provides an exceptional hold and target acquisition.The Defender is an excellent choice for an everyday concealed carry. Moreover, it offers power, accuracy, reliability and performance every time.

Gun Facts

  • Gun type: Pistol
  • Barrel Length: 3"
  • Caliber: 45/9
  • Stack: Single stack
  • Width: 1.25"
  • Height: 5.125"
  • Length: 6.75"
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What Makes a Great Leather Colt Defender Holster

A perfect  Defender  Leather  holster holds your firearm without the need of a retention strap. The natural retention of each material takes care of it and you can even hold the scabbard upside down without the firearm falling of. Or you can rely on the retention strap which can have several levels of retention. Another treat of a great   Defender Leather  gunholster are smooth edges on the outside. This way the holster stays protected from abrasions, scratches or any other intrusive surfaces that it may stumble upon. A perfect finish of a  Defender  holster is another feature. A finished holster keeps dust, moisture and water away. Taking care of your holster is a important thing and there are many options including break-in or adjustment.

Accessories For Your Leather Colt Defender Holster

Choose the right accessories below that will enhance your carry. Don't forget that a proper magazine pouch, a belt or a concealed carry bag are always good choices.

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