Springfield XDM 3.8 ShapeShift OWB Slide Holster

$51.88
A concealed carry OWB holster must conform to the concealed carrier's waistline, firearm, preferences and lifestyle. It's easy to settle for a generic model, and it will likely get the job done.

But why compromise? Get an innovative holster that was made in America by gun owners for gun owners.

The ShapeShift CCW OWB holster for Springfield XDm 3.8 inch models chambered in 9mm is part of a modular system. Every element and component was engineered and crafted for utility.

Disconnect the low-profile Shift Shell from the belt slide holster backer and install it on any of the other available ShapeShift backers. At a moment's notice, it can be reconfigured into a classic IWB holster, an appendix holster or an OWB paddle holster without the need for any bulky tools.

We include an adjustable retention unit for tighter or looser passive retention and an active retention release, if an extra level of security is needed. The Shift Shell was made from an injection-molded polymer that is crafted to fit every line and dimension of your Springfield handgun.

The Shift Shell is mounted to a backer that was rigorously tested for durability, comfort and performance. Four meticulously chosen materials are edge bound together.

A layer of perforated neoprene ventilates the holster backer and wicks sweat away from the handgun to prevent rust and wear. A layer of flexible spring steel rests inside the holster backer for malleable support. An inner layer of ballistic nylon lends strength and durability, while the front layer of thermo elastomer Alien Skin provides grip and retention.

The belt loops are measured to the width of the belt for a snug fit, reducing wobble. The holster sits high and tight on the waist for concealment. Aside from the backer, the ShapeShift's pieces and clips are also made of that high strength polymer.

All materials and parts are covered by our Forever Warranty. If anything malfunctions for any reason, we'll repair or replace it free of charge.

We also offer a 30-day test drive on the ShapeShift OWB belt slide holster. If within a month it doesn't quite work for you, we'll buy it back.

Thousands of hours were spent researching and developing this holster so that it will conform to your needs and lifestyle.
Please Note: If you have a thumb release from a different ShapeShift offering, it will not work with the ShapeShift OWB Slide Holster.


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4.65 / 5 (Based on 32 Reviews)


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Shape shift Review by Joey
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Great customer service. Holsters a made decent. When you place a order you will wait a long time to get your holster because shipping is very slow. (Posted on 9/5/2019)
Not good for reholstering or drawing. Review by byron
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The this holster seems like it would be good but the problem is that the shell for the gun is only attached to one side of the flat material piece that fits up against your pants. Therefore, the material bends with your body and crushes up against the gun itself making it very hard to draw (because the gun retention is coming from your belt forcing the holster and gun up against the tacky material) and near impossible to reholster if you have any tension on your belt at all. This holster needs a completely supported shell so that retention can really be adjusted and make it usable. (Posted on 8/22/2019)
AWESOME Review by Halvey
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Perfect fit. Smooth transaction. (Posted on 8/8/2019)
All quality Review by Chris
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First holster that I've bought from alien gear holsters and I love it. Just a comfortable all day holster.
Ive also bought the 4.0 and love it.
Thanks AGH (Posted on 4/13/2019)
Super comfy fits close to the body! Review by Glock 19 tony
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Really well made holster, super comfy, almost forget its there. Friction hold is adjustable from really easy to get out, to strangle hold, death grip, nearly impossible to get out.

The only thing i would change on this; would be to attach some sort of push button trigger guard, so your weapon wont be able to be grabbed from behind, or fall out. (Posted on 3/4/2019)
Awesome Review by Jamjunkie
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I've had mine for over a year now and love it. I'm a weapons trainer and recommend these to my students. (Posted on 2/17/2019)
Some improvement needed Review by Tim W
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I really, really wanted to like this holster. I have the IWB, driver defense and hook/loop holsters with ShapeShift shells and all work spectacularly. This one, however, needs some improvement. Due to the way the belt loops both attach to the shell, the holster is completely too stiff and doesn't conform to my waist, like having a piece of wood belted to me. It works better in the 4-5 o'clock position, but it's fairly awkward at the 3 o'clock position. I guess if i were a little thicker in the middle then it would be better. Complaints aside, I still wear it since I've invested in the ShapeShift system. (Posted on 1/17/2019)
Best there is! Review by Luke
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Awesome holster, I currently have an iwb for my compact Glock 40 caliber that is quite uncomfortable. I purchased the Alien Gear shapeshift outside the waistband for my Colt 1911 45 caliber with a 5 inch barrel and it is a hundred times more comfortable then the inside the waistband holster for my glock. I will be buying more shells in the future from Alien Gear. The customer service is on point as well. (Posted on 1/11/2019)
Great Review by M.L.
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Great price, great lookin, works great, good videos to instruct on how to set and wear, lifetime warranty. 5 stars (Posted on 1/8/2019)
Size and Comfort Review by Bursting Bomb (Top)
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Awesome fit and comfort for my Glock 19. I replaced the stock magazine release with an extended one (Perfect for my hand) and was concerned that it might drag on the holster. No problem at all, still smooth in and out to present. This holster is so comfortable, you may find yourself wanting to touch it to be sure you have it on. For my needs, a 5 star grade was a no brainier. After six months, I feel that I have had and used this holster long enough to give and honest review. (Posted on 12/28/2018)

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