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Springfield XD 4 inch barrel ShapeShift 4.0 IWB Holster

$55.88
Note: Does not fit .45 acp variant of this firearm.
You can definitely find a Springfield XD IWB holster. It's not that hard. The problem, of course, if finding one that's comfortable. Leather doesn't always feel the best against the skin and let's be honest about something: most holsters for this pistol take up a LOT of real estate inside the waistband.

After all, it's a full-size pistol! Of course an XD inside the waistband holster is going to be a bit bigger. It would be quite a design feat for an IWB holster for this make and model pistol to be reduced in size while still carrying comfortably and securely.

We have just such an XD waistband holster for you. The ShapeShift 4.0 IWB has been designed from the ground up for exactly these attributes.

Here's how:

The new ShapeShift shell system anchors securely to just one point on the holster, instead of four, and without sacrificing retention. Granted, the carrier's belt is also important in retention, but the point is this holster doesn't need as many anchoring points.

Why is that important?

Because it's allowed us to reduce the overall footprint of the holster backer by more than 25 percent compared to our other XD concealed carry holster designs. The result is a full-size pistol holster that carries like one for a compact.

However, unlike XD IWB holsters of lesser quality, comfort and retention aren't things you'll have to compromise on.

For comfort, the backer is an improved multi-layer design similar to our Cloak Tuck 3.0 holster. However, the neoprene is our new Cool Vent neoprene, a perforated neoprene backlayer that wicks sweat and breathes against the skin. The spring steel core flexes when the holster is fastened to your waist, anchoring to your precise shape and moving with you when you do.

You also don't have to worry about retention, as the Adjustable Retention Unit of the ShapeShift 4.0 IWB holster lets you dial it to your precise desired setting.

Sound too good to be true?

We'll give you a month after purchase to wear the holster and make up your mind. If you find it isn't to your satisfaction, contact us and we'll buy it back. That's part of our Iron-Clad Guarantee, which also happens to include a full and comprehensive lifetime warranty. We will fix any issue or replace the holster.
It's time to shift to a better carry.


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probably the best IWB holster I have ever had Review by Joe
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probably the best IWB holster I have ever had. Easy to use, good retention and comfortable. I have been using it for over a year and it has held up great. I would like to have had mental clips, but other then that , it's perfect for my needs.
(Posted on 10/3/2019)
Awsome Holster Review by Stan
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I purchased your Glock 36 Cloak Tuck 3.5 IWB. Made adjustments on thee Retention and Cant in about 10 minutes. This is the best Inside carry Holster I've ever owned. comfortable!!!! and easy draw. Sometimes I don't even no I've got it on. Already showed family and friends and some of them will be ordering soon. Great Thanks S.J. (Posted on 8/23/2019)
Excellent Review by sdharvey
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I got this holster about a month ago now and I have worn it every single day so far. I have not had any problems or discomforts out of the holster itself. I have come to find that any discomfort I do have though is from the size of the gun itself. I highly recommend getting this holster, My favorite thing about it is the retention. I never have to worry about it accidentally falling out. I also love that its tuck-able since I wear dress clothes almost every day. I did a lot of research prior to picking this and I am so glad that I did. I will be buying more shells for my other pistols as well.. (Posted on 8/7/2019)
Florida tested Florida Approved Review by Tactical Waffle
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I am relatively new to conceal carrying and love my full size sig P-320, but I live in Florida and thought that even with this holster I would be incapable of carrying it unless it was winter or as close to winter as Florida gets and under at least a hoodie or large coat. I was astonished to be so wrong. I have carried this in the Florida hot humid summer sweating my ass off and yet the sig stays dry the holster gets a little damp but dries quickly and is always super comfortable. I conceal at the 3:00 position with a foreword cant and I can bend over, sit down and drive with my beast of a gun concealed as ever. I decided to actually really push my limits with this holster and helped a close friend move today. Even with my firearm and holster I was still able to comfortable move boxes get in and out of truck beds (sometimes by jumping), move couches and was still comfortable and concealed without an undershirt and wearing nothing other than a pair of cargo shorts and a black sleeveless shirt. Alien Gear FTW
PS: I took a nap wearing it by accident it was a comfy nap 10/10 (Posted on 7/31/2019)
Great for every day use Review by Robert L
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I have worn this holster every day for a couple of years now. Still looks almost new after 365 day use. Very comfortable, you almost forget you're wearing it. Worth every penny. Wears well no matter what season. Doesn't print and no one knows it's there. Comfortable standing or sitting with great retention of firearm. (Posted on 7/12/2019)
A must have Review by Mike
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Bought my shapeshift 4.0 after a police officer highly recommended alien gear. I have been through a lot of different holsters for my full size .40 cal and I'm pretty demanding and alien gear by far is the best of the best I've ever had and used. Very versatile with its options and adjustability not to mention I forget I'm wearing it at times . I'm going to expand on my 4.0 system . I love it's made to fit my gun and the fact I can actually get it in left handed. No regrets. A must have for anyone (Posted on 7/2/2019)
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)

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