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Hi guys, i found a nice piece of thick black leather and i thought it would be an interesting experiment see if i can make a e-11 holster.

 

I know i can buy a holster from several people but i just wanna know if i can do it.

 

I have the patterns and the tools but, the sewing concerns me, i don't know the size of the thread, the distance of each stitch and the distance from the edge of the leather.

 

Is there any "in between" takes, auction, private collection detailed photo of a screen used E-11 holster?, Has anyone seen one?.

 

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4 minutes ago, Sn4k3 said:

Brother are you sure that's the right link?.

It takes me to the Darryl Moran introduction thread

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Yeah I'm pretty sure.

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Just now, Sn4k3 said:

Yeah, for sure is the app.

Is the fist time i see a picture of an screen used holster, it seems to be... the dc-17 holster?.

Funny, the stitching is white.

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Yeah, the RS holster isn't a normal holster. But it's the only one known of in private hands, and also the easiest to get pictures of. And while it's different, it may give you some ideas on the stitching at least.

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Yeah, the RS holster isn't a normal holster. But it's the only one known of in private hands, and also the easiest to get pictures of. And while it's different, it may give you some ideas on the stitching at least.
True, it gives me some ideas.

Too bad that there is no much info about the screen used holsters.

Thanks man, is the first an only picture of a screen used holster that i have seen.

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Well guys, it happened that my neighbor had some thick leather laying around his home and he sold it to me, i managed to build a holster and i would love to share a couple o pictures with all you and have the privilege to receive some feedback.

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Nice work, came out great.

 

You can make the holster removable, easier to store and transport, I use 8mm cap rivets and behind Line 24 (5/8")

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Nice work, came out great.
 
You can make the holster removable, easier to store and transport, I use 8mm cap rivets and behind Line 24 (5/8")
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Jmmm... I see, is a good idea, and what about where the strips join the holster? Should i use pop rivets?, Chicago screws?, Double cap rivets?

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9 minutes ago, Sn4k3 said:

Jmmm... I see, is a good idea, and what about where the strips join the holster? Should i use pop rivets?, Chicago screws?, Double cap rivets?

I use double cap rivets, many use pop rivets

 

Some info on holster placement here

 

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I use double cap rivets, many use pop rivets

 

Some info on holster placement here

 

Ok... The ones i have now are too short, i think i can find longer ones.

 

If i use pop rivets, do i need to use washer?

 

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On 12/17/2020 at 11:37 PM, Sn4k3 said:

Ok... The ones i have now are too short, i think i can find longer ones.

 

If i use pop rivets, do i need to use washer?

 

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Yes. It will pull out if you don't.

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