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Springfield XDs 3.3 ShapeShift Appendix Carry Holster

$51.88

Springfield XDs 3.3 AIWB Holster


Why settle for the same old Springfield XDs AIWB holster? There are a ton on the market, but almost all have some of the same drawbacks. For instance, kydex pancakes aren't very comfortable. Hybrid appendix holsters often have flimsy backers. Some just have bad fits and poor retention, if it's even adjustable.

The idea is that appendix carry is supposed to be about convenience, right? It slips in so easy and conceals well, so who cares if it's comfortable? You do, and so do we, which is why we weren't going to ever make an appendix holster just to make one.

We wanted to make one because it's better than any other XDs appendix carry holster out there. That's what the ShapeShift was designed to be.

Unlike other appendix holsters, the ShapeShift is designed to carry comfortably, with superior fit and retention and none of the compromises endemic to other designs.

First, the holster shell itself. Unlike other XDs hybrid appendix holsters, the ShapeShift gives a full wrap of the trigger guard. That gives the ShapeShift a superior fit and retention out of the box, but also allows for a smaller backer to be employed, making it easy to carry.

The backer itself is multi-layered, with each layer acting in concert to offer a superior carry. The backing layer is Cool Vent neoprene, cushioning the wearer while breaking and wicking moisture away. The middle layers of ballistic nylon and spring steel give the holster a firm backbone and ensure longevity. The top layer, our Alien Skin textured fabric, grips the gun but doesn't impact the finish in the slightest.

You can also enjoy perfectly adjustable passive retention, as the Adjustable Retention Unit accessory can be dialed to your exact desired setting of passive retention.

You can also rest easy knowing that the ShapeShift is backed by our Iron-Clad Guarantee, which includes a full and comprehensive lifetime warranty but also a 30-day trial period. During the first month of ownership, you can "Test Drive" the holster and see if it's really the Springfield XDs 3.3 AIWB holster you wanted. If not, return it during the first 30 days you own it for a full refund.

We think you won't want to carry with any other holster.


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4.25 / 5 (Based on 43 Reviews)


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Love the shapeshift system Review by Michael
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Just received my shapeshift appendix holster today.
I ordered the system years ago for my Glock 19 and have purchased shells for others guns. I hear some thoughts of it being bulky and I can see that point but for myself its perfect. I can conceal easily all my guns even in the summer. The convenience along with the comfort is perfect for my body type. Thanks for a great product. (Posted on 9/9/2019)
RIDES TOO HIGH Review by 22Nout
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I bought this because my current IWB holster has a metal belt clip that would keep eating my shirts. Saw the plastic belt clip and said, "this would work" I'll start by saying that this holster is of high quality. The way AG engineered this holster is next to perfection. My only complaint is that for my G26 it rides too high causing it not to be so concealed as I would want it to be. When I would sit, it would stick out so much that even my kids notice it when they never did before with my other generic IWB holster - but as mentioned, that generic one had a metal belt clip. I know this holster is advertised as an appendix holster but I moved the holster to the 3 o'clock position and it sits better there. However, now it's even more noticeable thus, not very concealable unless I'm wearing a shirt twice my size. I did 22 years as a cop and mostly as an undercover, I'm well versed in concealing a gun. If you're looking for conceal-ability, this is not the holster for you. Though, I will add, that my gun feels more secure in this holster then in my other generic IWB holster. (Posted on 8/15/2019)
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 for a slim person Review by jason
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I'm just gonna say this holster is for a slim person ! I have a little bit of a stomach and its not comfortable at all with the Springfield because its such a blocky gun. I tried it on my side and its just not comfortable but this is a very well made holster. I have the IWB 3.3 and its very comfortable. The customer service is excellent ,I have sent it back for the OWB slide holster . Great holster only if your slim, for IM 263 lbs. (Posted on 12/23/2018)
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)

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