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Our offer includes 39 designs of Government 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 Government 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 Government 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.
Government 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 .
About Colt Government
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.
Colt Government was introduced in the 1970s’, when Colt started production of the Government model.There have been made several improvements and design changes to the original pistol model such as a different barrel bushing. The pistol was available in 9mm, .45 ACP and in addition in .38 Super calibers. Since 1999, Colt decided to produce the 1911 Government model only in .45 ACP calibers, with a typical blued and stainless finish, that was known as Government Model. In 2000, model called XS Government Model was introduced. This pistol was made of a stainless steel and was available only in .45 ACP calibers. This model was a bit more luxurious model, featuring mahogany grips, the triple combat sights, an ambidextrous safety catch, a trigger with adjustable trigger stop and magazine capacity was increased to 8 rounds.In 2000, Colt started production of the Colt Special Combat Government Competition model, which was a single-action semi-automatic, chambered in .45 ACP caliber, with the barrel length of 5”, an ambidextrous safety catch, Bo-Mar micrometer sights and 8 rounds magazine capacity.
- Gun type: Pistol
- Barrel Length: 5"
- Caliber: 45
- Stack: Single stack
- Width: 1.25"
- Height: 5.5"
- Length: 8.5"
What Makes a Great Leather Colt Government Holster
A perfect 1911 Government 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 Government 5 Inch 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 1911 Government 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 Government 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.
A custom mag holder will be at your side at all times and will provide you with more ammo. Remember the old saying - there is never enough ammo.
A proper gun belt will hold your holster and other accessories firmly without sagging. Investing in one custom gun belt is better than waste money on wrong ones.
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