S&W M&P40c Compact 3.5 inch barrel ShapeShift Ankle Holster

$61.88
For carrying even a light compact pistol like the M&P40C, ankle holster carry seems like it might not be the best option. After all, that's normally how you'd carry a snubbie or pocket .380 right?

Wrong. There is an M&P40C ankle holster that is more than up to the task, that can carry this gun comfortably, securely and for years of faithful service. You just need the right holster to do it.

That's the Alien Gear line of ankle holsters for M&P40C handguns.

You won't believe the comfort as the ventilated neoprene strapping cushions while holding tight, but also breathes against the skin and wicks away moisture. Don't worry about chafing or hot spots, as this holster is engineered to avoid the typical ankle holster pitfalls.

The security and stability of carry is unlike any other M&P40C ankle holster out there. Ours has a two-piece strapping system, with an ankle strap and heel loop that gives it horizontal and vertical stability. It stays where you secure it, so you don't have to worry about it if you walk at more than a snail's pace. The ride height is even adjustable, so you can set the right carry position for you.

The fit and retention are custom. The holster is custom-molded for the M&P40C, fitting perfectly out of the box without any break-in period necessary. Dial in the perfect retention level for carrying, as the Adjustable Retention Unit allows you to do just that. Fear not about the trigger; the ShapeShift shell system fully wraps the trigger guard, keeping it protected and safe.

Sound too good to be true? You get 30 days to make up your mind after purchase. That's our 30 Day Test Drive trial period, which is part of our Iron-Clad Guarantee on our holsters. We'll buy the holster back if you aren't convinced during that time. If you are, then you can also rest easy knowing the holster is also backed by a full and comprehensive lifetime warranty.

This is a fundamental shift in how good ankle carry can be. Schedule yourself a test drive today!



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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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