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Springfield XDM 3.8 ShapeShift 4.0 IWB Holster

$55.88
The shorter 3.8 inch barrel on this Springfield make it an easy carry choice for a full-sized handgun. The ShapeShift IWB holster was also designed for a smaller footprint on the waist, both with the holster backer and the Shift Shell.

The ShapeShift IWB holster for Springfield XDm 3.8 inch models has a backer made from four ingredients. A perforated neoprene ventilates the holster backer and wicks sweat away from the handgun. An inner layer of ballistic nylon adds durability and strength, while another core layer of spring steel adds flexible support that molds to the waistline. A high drag thermo elastomer textile sits against the pistol, gripping it securely.

All the backer materials are edge bound together.

The Shift Shell is mounted to the backer at a single point for a more reactive design, bending more comfortably to the body. That shell is made from injection-molded polymer, as are the parts and clips, to fit every line and dimension of the pistol's make and model.

Different Shift Shells may be purchased, so more than one type of handgun can be carried with the same holster.

Because the ShapeShift is a modular holster, the Shift Shell may be disconnected from the backer and mounted to any of the other available ShapeShift holsters. Within moments, the classic IWB holster can be changed into an OWB paddle holster, OWB belt slide holster or an AIWB holster.

The clips can be adjusted without hardware or tools for higher or lower ride height and a personalized cant. An adjustable retention unit may be installed for a tighter or looser hold on the firearm.

You control how the handgun is drawn with this holster system — both the characteristics and type of holster.

All aspects of the IWB holster are made to last. But, we cover every material and component with a lifetime warranty. If anything malfunctions for any reason, we'll replace or repair it free of charge. We also offer a 30-day test drive, allowing you to test out the holster for up to a month to see if it meets your needs. If it doesn't quite work for you, we'll buy it back. No questions asked.

This holster was made in America to be the next step in concealed carry tools.


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extremely loose Review by Jeff
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the holster fits my hip nice. But it doesn't hold my gun tight...or even snug for that matter. It just sits in there extremely loose. I would not recommend the 4.0 to anyone that wants to actually carry their weapon. (Posted on 9/19/2020)

Alien Gear Holsters responded:

Hello Jeff, thank you so much for your feedback! We do apologize for the fitment of the gun here. We definitely recommend in this case to reach out to our customer service representatives. All our holsters offer the option to tighten the retention to your preferred tightness. Please feel free to reach out and we can get you taken care of!

(Posted on 9/24/2020)
Not For Me Review by Kirk
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I'm not a big man, 5'7" 160 lb. But there was no way I could make this holster work for me. I have a very good belt that supports my holster well but the whole rig with weapon tries to pull off my pants on that side no matter how tight I hook my belt. It's comfortable around the house as long as I'm sitting down but have to continually hitch up my pants and holster. I'm carrying a S&W 9mm semi. For the money I would trade it for a smaller holster in a heartbeat. But alas I am past my trial period and stuck with it. (Posted on 9/18/2020)
Best holster I have! Review by Eli
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I have a box with about 20 holsters for various guns and this is the one I actually use. This is the best holster I own for my S&W M&P. It's comfortable, great retention, smooth draw and reholster. And the price is great! Keep up the great work! (Posted on 9/12/2020)
Excellent! Review by Stephen
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Very impressed with this holster. Very comfortable and like the click it does to let you know my pistol is secured. (Posted on 8/25/2020)
Awesome Product Review by MATT
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Ordered this product about a month ago was informed that could be possible 4 to 6 weeks for shipping was not upset about that at all. When I finally did receive the product the product is Bar None above other holster companies because I have several other holsters, still getting used to it but definitely love the fact that it fits on me so perfectly so smug and nice my firearm fits in their beautifully don't have to worry about it ever fallen out or getting caught up or or misfiring or anything like that product Bar None the best on the market couldn't be happier (Posted on 8/21/2020)
EXCELLENT Review by Jason
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Absolutely love this holster ! Once I figured out all the adjustments and found the one right for me , its like I dont even have it on !! I love how interchangeable the holster is and exspecially once I get another gun all I have to do is purchase a new shell and not have to get use to another holster. Would definately recommend this holster ! Thanks (Posted on 8/15/2020)
The best I have owned Review by Big L
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I have been using for 2yrs, 7day a week 12 to 14hrs a day. Zero complains. Looks and feels just like new. Well made. I can switch, to IWB, appendix, OWB. very quickly. I have Sprinfield XD, I got a Glock and just had to buy a shell I wanted. Great invention. Wish it was the first purchase for a holster, could have saved a lot of money. (Posted on 8/15/2020)
Not too bad After I finally got it!!!! Review by N/A
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IDK why some of the extra pieces I received were either in the pkg. or affixed to my shell but after talking to customer and viewing too many other holsters, I was able to figure out the parts. I finally got it on my person and it is very comfy. Have wore it all day today 8/11/2020. I understand being busy but not hiring extra help to keep your customers happy. Really going to have to need a new holster bad before I order another one from Aliengear. The shipping was not days or weeks but months. I did buy an all leather shoulder holster from another company and got it in a week as they had a returned one like I needed. I wanted on from AG but I damn sure was not waiting 2-3 months for delivery. All I can say is order at your own risk. And the men that work for AG that does the videos, yeah they are not that easy to put on, at least the first time!!
(Posted on 8/11/2020)
Phenomenal Holster. Review by I eats tool
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Phenomenal holster. Easy and quick to draw from. Best I've seen/used. The holster was marked a month for delivery (which was disappointing) but presently surprised when it arrived in half the time. No complaints and would order more. (Posted on 8/1/2020)
Great holster Review by Rob Maupin
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This is a great holster and very comfortable. It can be a pain getting it on though. I’m a bigger guy so I needed a holster that doesn’t bother me when I get up and down. This is that holster. But I have found the easiest way to put it on and put it on my pants first then put my pants on. It a big deal and it doesn’t move or ride up my back. It stays close to the body during a jog or activity. I would recommend this holster to anyone. (Posted on 7/29/2020)

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