Glock - 17 ShapeShift 4.0 IWB Holster

$55.88

Glock 17 ShapeShift IWB Holster by Alien Gear Holsters



Control is a central idea of gun ownership. Concealed carriers are trained to control danger, fear and every aspect of a firearm when lawfully managing a lethal threat.

That principle is applied to how to properly carry a weapon as well. The ShapeShift Glock 17 IWB holster is an extension of the idea that a gun owner has control over every way a firearm can be drawn. This G17 IWB holster is designed and engineered with premium materials to be comfortable, concealable, durable and adaptable. This Glock 17 holster is compatible with all Glock generations, from the original Glock 17 all the way through to Gen 5.

The backer on this holster is made of specific materials. A soft neoprene layer rests against the body, reducing the holster's abrasion on skin and clothing, and wicking moisture from the holster and handgun. A flexible spring steel core molds to the body, acting as the holster's backbone. A layer of ballistic nylon adds durability and reinforcement. It's enclosed inside the holster backer by a front layer of high drag Alien Skin texture.

The low profile half-shell encloses the trigger guard and slide, and is injection-molded with an infallible polymer to precisely fit your Glock 17. The parts holding the shell together are made of that same polymer, which is also used in handgun manufacturing. The shell is mounted to the backer at a single point, so the holster will mold more reliably to the body.

Control the passive retention with a custom, included retention bar for a tighter or looser draw. The cant on the holster may be adjusted for the preferred angle, depending on where it's placed inside the waistband.

As a modular system, the backer may be uninstalled without tools and the shell can be transitioned into any of the other available ShapeShift holster configurations.

All parts are made in America to withstand the test of time. However, Alien Gear does offer a lifetime warranty on this Glock 17 IWB holster. If something goes wrong, we'll repair it or replace it. Guaranteed.

We guarantee a 30-day test drive. Try the holster out for a month and see if it does the job. If for some reason it doesn't match your needs, we'll buy it back. No questions asked.


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4.9 / 5 (Based on 121 Reviews)


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Good quality and design BUT adds 4" to waist Review by Fatso
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This is honestly a really nice holster. The materials and design are great. I like that everything is modular and can switch things out and customize it. HAVING SAID THAT... This holster is basically useless to me. I wear a size 32 waist and have gained a little weight in the last year or so. I cant wear this holster with any of my current pants. So this isnt really a problem with the holsters design or construction but with me being a fatty. Just know that if you get this holster you will need to size up 4-6" inches on your waist for it to work. I had to get a size 38 to make it work. I dont feel like buying a whole new wardrobe so Ill probably try something a little smaller. Id honestly return it as its useless to me now but I dont have the box anymore and with shipping etc it doesnt seem worth it. Thats one of the risks I guess. (Posted on 6/29/2019)
Great holsters Review by MIke
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I bought my first one for my Glock 29. I have a medium frame at 5' 6" and I was amazed at how comfortable this holster is with that wide gun. I wore it everywhere for a week and barely noticed it. Make your adjustments and the weapon stays put! I bought one for my Glock 26 and plan to buy another for my Glock 43. Absolutely GREAT holsters. BTW, I rarely write reviews on anything...this one was very easy! (Posted on 6/12/2019)
Extremely comfortable Review by Dan R.
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This thing is great. Never thought I'd be able carry a full size 1911 so comfortably. And for only around $55. That's pretty mind blowing. A plain Kydex holster costs more than that. The combination of functionality, customization and value is unmatched, in my opinion. Highly recommended. (Posted on 6/11/2019)
Excellent holster Review by Nathan
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Hands down the best iwb holster on the market with customer service to match. If you want your firearm comfortably and securely concealed look no further. (Posted on 5/19/2019)
Best IWB holster I have ever tried Review by Luke H
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I have gone through a lot of IWB holster trying to find one that was secure and comfortable. This holster is great in all aspects. I have no trouble concealing with just a t-shirt and the retention is there to keep the gun safe. It is by far the most comfortable IWB holster I have ever had. (Posted on 5/14/2019)
Great Review by Kontowk
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So far extremely comfortable stays put. You get what you pay for. (Posted on 5/12/2019)
Sturdy, comfy, versatile Review by Andy
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I bought this for my Glock 23 and it fits like a glove. I have 4 other holsters and this one (although brand new) has been very comfortable to wear everywhere I go. I also bought an expansion pack for my Glock 42 and that fits great as well. Things were stuff and needed some elbow grease to get apart and tighten at first, but once the started that went away. I wasn't exactly sure how all this would fit together and the customer service lady sounded like she was in the USA, and helped me greatly. Easy to change, easy to draw, easy to reholster. Would purchase again, the only test left for me is the test of time (Posted on 3/28/2019)
Excellent Holster. Great quality and extremely comfortable. Review by Brawn
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I have absolutely loved this holster. It is extremely comfortable. I initially purchased the core carry pack, but ultimately decided the IWB was my preferred setup. After wearing the holster all day, with a good part of sitting and walking, the holster is comfortable and non-fatiguing. Great price for a high-quality hybrid holster. (Posted on 3/26/2019)
Great Holster! Review by Zapper
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Shape Shift 4.0 in a comfortable holster. I purchased an IWB and could feel the improvement over the 3.0 I have worn for about 3 years. Great packaging and instructions I'm going to try the level 2 retention button (included) verses the adjustable twisting retention. (Posted on 3/21/2019)
Glock 43; Impressive quality and confidence inspiring Review by Grooster
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I bought this based on numerous YouTube reviews. It features an incredible level of detail and outstanding build quality. It's not bulky. The retention system works perfectly. I wear it at the 4:30 and it doesn't give while attached to a 14 oz gun belt. The neoprene backing is comfortable. I wear it all day while doing my normal routine and I never have to think about the security of the gun. Great product and much better than a kydex-only holster! (Posted on 3/11/2019)

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