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Discussion in 'Self Defense and Handgun Carry' started by sumoj275, Oct 12, 2017.

  1. sumoj275

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    who makes stiff good carry belts for fat boys? I'm needing a new one. My old kydex lined Looper Leather belt gave up the ghost.
    Thanks
     
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    My favorite is Crossbreed and I even got a deal on an instructor style with Velcro closure from
    https://www.crossbreed-seconds.com/belts
    Not having a buckle means I don’t have to take it off at the airport and it fits with any holster since it has unlimited adjustability instead of holes you can only use at a set spacing. I haven’t had any problems with any of them after about 3-4 years of daily use with my oldest one.


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    Agree with the Armour gun belt.They are a step up from beltman and milt sparks belts.
     
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    If you don't want leather, I've worn the same Wilderness belt for 7-8 years.

    And I'm a fat boy too. :thumb:
     
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    The Beltman horsehide. Hands down the best I've used, including kydex lined belts from Looper, Comp Tac and 5.11.
     
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    I've got a Looper kydex-lined. It's "ok", but I'd be open to trying something else. Might have to give one of these a try.
     
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    About a month and a half ago I bought a belt from http://gunbelts.com/ (Bigfoot Gunbelts). It is just under 1/4" thick and has a steel liner. For the price, it seemed like the best way to go at the time. I've worn it ever since and I'm very happy with it. I'm a portly fellow (kind of like saying Hillary is kind of disliked on this board) with pretty much non-existent derriere, and it does a great job of keeping my pants up, even when I'm carrying. I'd highly recommend them. In fact, I'm pretty sure I just did.
     
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    good thread.... took me years to realize how much a difference a good belt makes when carrying... i still need a good one but i did upgrade from dress belt to a thicker/wider belt from walmart :) still not a real belt by a longshot but beats what i was using..
     

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