Springfield XDM 3.8 Compact (9/40) ShapeShift Ankle Holster

$61.88
A Springfield XDM compact ankle holster is a very viable way of carrying this pistol on those occasions where deeper concealment is called for or if you carry the XDM compact as a backup gun. However, you might encounter problems in finding an ankle holster that carries as securely or as comfortably as a typical concealment holster.

Alien Gear, however, has set out to create an ankle holster for XDM compact pistols that you can carry with all day, without any issues in comfort, security or weapon fit or retention. Our unique approach to innovative design has produced an evolution of the ankle holster that can carry any pistol in this position and do it as well as a holster for any other position.

Comfort won't be an issue. The plush neoprene strapping doesn't chafe or produce hotspots like other holster materials do while ankle carrying. You'll also notice that our CoolVent neoprene breathes against the skin and wicks away moisture, keeping you comfortable enough to carry all day.

Never worry about the holster while you're moving. The two-piece strapping combines an ankle wrap that the holster is mounted to and a support strap that cups the heel of the foot. The ankle wrap has a durable polymer insert that docks with the heel strap. Once fully fastened, the holster has vertical and horizontal support, making it stronger than any other XDM ankle holster on the market.

The holster is the Alien Gear ShapeShift shell, with a full-length outer shell and trigger guard inner shell. The trigger guard is fully enclosed, for added security. Fitment is custom, as the holster is custom-molded for this make and model of pistol, and retention is fully adjustable. Ride height is as well; set the carry position exactly how you want it.

Never worry about banishing this holster to the rubbish heap due to a breakage or manufacturing defect; it comes with a lifetime warranty, part of Alien Gear's Iron-Clad Guarantee. Our product guarantee also includes a 30 Day Test Drive trial period after purchase, during which you can return the holster for a refund if not satisfied with it.

If you're looking to shift to ankle carry, the Alien Gear XDM Compact Ankle Holster is how to do it right.



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4.7 / 5 (Based on 35 Reviews)


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Glad To Have it Review by 5931
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Comfortable with 2 weeks of wear. No issues. Very happy. (Posted on 5/30/2019)
A good holster but not for me Review by Louie
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Finally an ankle holster that is heading in the right direction. However, I stopped wearing the ankle holster because I found the lower wrap under my heel to be too uncomfortable. At work, I have to wear a suit, dress shoes and socks which may be the reason the ankle holster does not work for me. In short, I found the lower wrap distracting because it feels like a bunched up sock. I'll keep an eye on this product for possible improvements to the lower wrap. (Posted on 5/2/2019)
Awsome holster Review by Geoffrey
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Best ankle holster I have ever worn. Forget I have it on it is so comfortable. Easy to adjust and stays in place. (Posted on 3/11/2019)
excellent holster Review by wildman
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My first holster from Alien, but not my last. Carrying Springfield XD. Very comfortable to carry all day. (Posted on 2/1/2019)
Excellent ankle holster with one caveat Review by Colby
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I've been using this holster nearly every day for the last seven months and love it. It is comfortable and very secure. The only caveat is that the polymer spine that goes into the pocket has rubbed itself smooth and will squeak as I walk. When I reached out to the Alien Gear team about it they suggested putting talc into the pocket, which worked great for a couple of months but adding more talc is simple (if a bit messy if you're not careful). (Posted on 1/27/2019)
Innovative Review by Sparky
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I'm returning this holster as I found that I just don't prefer ankle carry. Having said that, this holster is of excellent quality and extremely comfortable. If you're a fan of ankle carry then this is the holster for you! (Posted on 1/1/2019)
Good Holster Review by Grunt162
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Great concept for a modular holster system. Very unique design. I wore it tonight for the first time and I can see that I will need to wear regular socks with the system instead of ankle socks. The gun tends to rub against my skin which irritates my skin (personal preference). I would also prefer that the gun would sit straight up and down versus the rearward cant.

With that being said, it is a good system and it does stay in place and does not move around like my other ankle holster. The gun doesn't pull away from my ankle either. It stays nice and tight against my leg so that it doesn't print as much as others. It appears bulky when you first look at it, but it really isn't.

I will be using this on a regular basis at work. I carry a SIG P365 in the holster.

Overall, I like the holster. (Posted on 12/21/2018)
Great Product Review by rcmedic
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The ONLY snag here is that I obviously missed that this is NOT compatible with my integrated Crimson Trace Laser and so renders this holster unusable to me. (Posted on 12/9/2018)
Great Holster at an Excellent Price Review by Patrick
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Fantastic holster! You can wear this all day and forget you're wearing it. Pistol stays securely in place. My only criticisms: 1) Getting it adjusted is difficult and instructions are sub par. You should have your own video on setting the holster up. I had to go to Youtube to find a third party review who demonstrated exactly how to set up (Thanks "Tactical Black Guy") without him I never would have figured this out on my own; 2) There needs to be an adapter or some sort of height adjustment for those who wear boots. If you wear boots over 4" you'll have to leave them partially unlaced as the holster will not fit properly with boots. Overall, a great product. If you work in an environment where waist carry is difficult to conceal, this is an excellent option. Conceals well. Comfortable. Cannot slide down. Gun stays securely in place. And the wrap around velcro cover gives an added layer of concealment. What more could you ask for? (Posted on 11/18/2018)
Great Holster Review by Michael
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I just received the Shape Shift ankle holster and just would like to let you know how much I like it. It is without a doubt the best ankle holster on the market. I carry a Glock 27 and the holster keeps it tight and it is the most comfortable ankle holster I have worn. (Posted on 11/9/2018)

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