DIY Video Lesson
Sheath/Holster Making
Making a 2-Piece (Sandwich) Holster - Basic Design & Construction
w/Dave White (NSR Tactical)

In this video, Dave White of NSR Tactical shows you his personal method for designing and forming a basic 2-piece (sandwich-style) holster for an M&P Shield. Watch Dave illustrate the basic steps necessary to layout and construct a KYDEX® vacuum formed holster for this great handgun.

Included in this presentation:
1) Basic vacuum forming
2) Tee-shirt style heat-press usage
3) Drilling and eyelet placement
4) Edge Finishing (sanding/buffing)
5) Many KYDEX® working techniques

Specifications
Instructor = Dave White
Video Format = HD (High Definition)
Video Run Time = 42.51


Check below for all the materials and tools that we used in this video to customize your own 2-piece holster.
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Thermoform Item Masking Tape - 3M Brand - (2in x 60yd)

This is 3M brand thermoform item masking tape. When creating a sheath or holster, it is always…

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TIM23902M3
Thermoform Heat Gun - Economy Hot Air - (For KYDEX®/HOLSTEX®/BOLTARON®)

Molding KYDEX®, HOLSTEX® and Boltaron® with our Economy Hot Air Gun is a simple task. With…

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KY158678
Sander/Grinder - 1 x 42 - Kalamazoo (1SM)

The Kalamazoo 1-SM 1 x 42 inch grinder is the perfect choice for pro level kit…

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SMKG
KYDEX™ Thermoform Sheet Drill - (for Sheath/Holster Eyelets) - (#8)

Used by professional KYDEX®, HOLSTEX® and Boltaron® knife sheath and gun holster makers, these specially designed, patented…

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KYDRL8
KYDEX™ Sheet - Storm Gray - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish .080 gauge Kydex™. It is thermoform sheeting in Storm Gray.…

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AV-KYSHE-STMGRY-08
KYDEX™ Sheet - Purple Haze - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish, .080 gauge KYDEX™. It is thermoform sheeting in Purple Haze, a…

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AV-KYSHPH08
KYDEX™ Sheet - Infantry Green - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish, .080 gauge KYDEX™. It is thermoform sheeting in Infantry Green, a…

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AV-KYSHIG08
KYDEX™ Sheet - Gunmetal Gray - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish, .080 gauge Kydex™. It is thermoform sheeting in Gunmetal Gray, a specially…

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KYSHGG08
KYDEX™ Sheet - Foliage Green - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish .080 gauge Kydex™. It is thermoform sheeting in Foliage Green…

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AV-KYSHE-FOILGRN-08
KYDEX™ Sheet - Battleship Gray - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish .080 gauge Kydex™. It is thermoform sheeting in…

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AV-KYSHE-BTLSHP-08
KYDEX™ Sheet  - Black - (.080)

This product is cell/smooth finish .080 gauge Kydex™. It is thermoform sheeting in Black. This is the…

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KYSHE08
HolsterMolds™ - Holster Molding Prop - for M&P 9/40 SHIELD

Professional holster makers know that the safest, cleanest and least damaging way to create a holster for a…

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HM-MP9SHIELD-1
Hand Setter Kit - (#8) - (for 1/4 inch sheath rivets)

This #8 (1/4") hand flaring set comes with (1) base and (1) flaring tool.

This…

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HRSK8
Eyelets - #8-8 (1/4) - Black Finish - (for .080 KYDEX®/HOLSTEX®) - 100 Pack

These are the industry standard 1/4" inch diameter flaring eyelet/rivet used in making thermoform sheaths and gun holsters.…

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KYSR8-100
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Press - Master Series - (For Sheath/Holster Making)

Own the Original!
Get the flaring performance that you expect! The CKK Master Series…

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KYRD-PRS
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Dies - Master Series - #8 - (1/4)

Our #8 Master Series Rivet/Eyelet flaring die is designed to professionally "roll" the non-flared side…

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KYRD-88
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Dies - Journeyman Series - #8 - (1/4)

Our #8 Journeyman Series Rivet/Eyelet flaring die set is designed to "roll" the unflared side of a…

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KYRDJS-8
CKK Rivet/Eyelet Flaring Die Guide - Journeyman Series

This is the stainless steel guide designed to align and hold our Journeyman Series rivet/eyelet flares.…

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KYRDJS-DG
CKK - Eyelet Hole Countersink Bit - (for Sheaths/Holsters)

Made from stainless steel, our CKK countersink bit was specifically…

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Abrasive Wheel - Flap Wheel - 800 Grit - (4 x 1.187)

These are non-woven abrasive flap wheels. They are especially capable for polishing the…

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AW-FW-800-1
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