Glock - 43 ShapeShift Appendix Carry Holster

$51.88

Glock 43 AIWB Holster


There are good Glock 43 AIWB holster designs, and then there are merely adequate Glock 43 AIWB holster designs. Most are the latter. A lot of appendix holsters ask you to accept a compromise somewhere.

A lot of Glock 43 appendix holster models ask you to sacrifice comfort. Hard kydex pancakes fit well, but don't wear that comfortably. Some holster models are comfortable, but don't give you much room for adjusting retention or carry position, in case you want a negative cant for crossdraw or a forward cant if carrying closer to the pocket than the belt buckle.

Alien Gear doesn't think relying on standard designs is good enough. Status quo just isn't good enough. When we created the ShapeShift, we set out to change what you expect from a holster and the ShapeShift G43 AIWB was designed to do exactly that.

Look at the retention. Install the retention bar and adjust it to your exact desired setting. You get exactly the hold, and therefore the draw, that you want - not what the holster design imposes on you. You can also adjust the cant so your pistol sits in the perfect position.

You'll have to search many galaxies to find a Glock 43 appendix carry holster as comfortable. The ShapeShift's backer uses a multilayer design, including a neoprene backer and spring steel core, which creates a solid yet cushioning platform that wears comfortably but firmly enough to keep your gun from digging into your side.

No other holster design as the ShapeShift Glock 43 AIWB holster wear this comfortably or offer the same amount of customization.

No one else will also give you the kind of guarantee as Alien Gear on their products. First, take the first 30 days of ownership to evaluate the holster while you wear it, like a test drive. If, during the 30 Day Test Drive period, you find that the holster is not quite what you wanted, contact us and we will buy it back.

We also give you a lifetime warranty. So long as you own the holster, we will fix any issue, regardless of how it happens, or we will give you a brand new holster. Period.

You might find yourself wondering why you carried with anything else.


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4.25 / 5 (Based on 39 Reviews)


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The benchmark for A/IWB holsters Review by CAJ
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When I first started carrying concealed, I couldn't find an IWB holster that was comfortable at all, much less when I was just wearing a t-shirt. Alien Gear totally nailed it with regards to comfort. A+ (Posted on 1/9/2019)
Great holster. Super fast shipping to European countries Review by Hugin
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Great holster. Received my products after only 5 days in a European country. Excellent follow up and service! (Posted on 11/29/2018)
Bulky and rides high Review by Richard
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I bought this holster for in the video it looked comfy and not too bulky. Upon arrival I put it on using different positions as recommended, but no matter what it rode to high so when I sat down I just get stabbed in the appendix (no pun intended). The holster is not very concealed either for its bulkier than it looks and I wanted it to be for a concealed weapon. I would not recommend this holster for anyone that is looking to conceal a weapon. (Posted on 11/6/2018)
Great long lasting product!!! Review by James83
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This holster is very durable and reliable, it is one of the most Advanced holsters ive ever come into contact with. It has a ton of customization for your everyday carry uses. Yeah the price is pretty up there compared to every other holster but you get what you pay for and a holster isn't something you want to cheap out on. (Posted on 10/26/2018)
Awesome product.... Review by jenn
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It is every thing you could dream of. Customer service is great and fast! Delivery was super fast! Will be using again!! (Posted on 9/19/2018)
Some good elements but overall displeased Review by Nate
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The biggest issue for me is the holster is way too bulky to conceal, it blatantly prints on clothes I normally have no issues with, It feels kind of cheap. Retention is phenomenal relative to the classic clamshell kydex against leather/fabric. But overall the whole modularity thing feels kind of gimicky because most will set it one way and leave it. (Posted on 9/15/2018)
sacrifice comfort for life Review by 2guns
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I like this holster for many reasons,one it covers the trigger.it has a piece on the back that separates steel from skin.one thing im not too happy with,is I like a full firing grip,everytime.and you need an accessory that will allow for straight drop,up and down a bit more capability.i have yet to find a company with such a system.one more eyelet and it would be golden.maybe you guys can experiment or know of such a system,but there is a review on holsters being comfortable.ive been carrying a gun for 29 yrs now,and iwb,appendix,you will sacrifice being totally comfortable,but not to the point of never wanting to carry.a gun is with me or two at all times,everyday,everywhere.PERIOD (Posted on 9/13/2018)
Not happy Review by Alex
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Holster is wasy too bulky and thick for aiwb. Not comfortable at all. (Posted on 8/29/2018)
Best AIWB I've Found Review by Scott
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I have a drawer full of holsters that are just uncomfortable.. I prefer to appendix carry and I couldn't find one that fit my body type, and was all day comfortable. I looked at the Shapeshift AIWB when it first came out and I thought it looked too bulky.

I finally pulled the trigger after the last Kydex I bought, kept digging into my leg when I was seated. I'm sorry, I waited. All day comfort, standing or sitting. It's not too bulky and it fits my S&W Shield like a glove. I could not be more pleased and if you prefer to appendix carry, you have to try one. (Posted on 8/24/2018)
Only one problem Review by Michael
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This holster is extremely comfortable and well made. I had an issue with the retention adjustment, called customer service and got a new one free of charge in a couple of days. The only problem that I have is the overall thickness. I got this holster for my g26. I can't conceal this holster at all. So it sits in the drawer and never gets worn. (Posted on 8/14/2018)

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