Taurus PT709 Slim ShapeShift OWB Slide Holster

$51.88

ShapeShift Taurus PT709 Slim Belt Slide OWB Holster by Alien Gear Holsters


The ShapeShift Taurus PT709 Slim Belt Slide OWB Holster is designed with concealed carry in mind...but also open carry, if you want. This holster is a high-riding belt slider that is able to easily conceal under a minimal number of layers, but can be worn for open carry if called for.


For those days when you mostly don't care about concealment, but may have to, this holster is perfect. You can cover with minimal layers if needs be - many users report being able to with as little as an untucked shirt or unbuttoned overshirt.


So many other OWB holsters either require more layers than one is always willing to wear or make concealment too impractical to consider. Typically, this will be due to the holsters' belt attachment design.


Successful concealment outside the waistband requires the pistol to ride high on the belt, as high as possible. This is so the muzzle end of the holster doesn't protrude too far down to be covered up by, say, an untucked button-up shirt or light jacket.


Many also ride too far out from the body to be easily concealed, producing the tell-tale bulge of the pistol and holster. This is because the belt clips ride behind the holster.


This holster has clips directly to the side close to the trigger guard. It rides high and tight to the body


We also built this PT709 OWB to be comfortable, with a backing layer of CoolVent neoprene and edged binding that cushions, but also wicks away moisture and breathes against the skin.


Passive retention is fully adjustable, and the custom-molded retention shell comes ready to carry with no break-in time needed.


This holster also comes with Alien Gear Holsters' Iron-Clad Guarantee, including the 30 Day Test Drive trial period and Forever Warranty.


If you're ready to shift to a better carry, start your Test Drive today!


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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