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Sheath/Holster Making
DIY Video - How to Make a Fold Over Holster for a Glock 43x w/ Drop-Style Belt Clip


In this video, KnifeKits.com show to make a 1-piece holster for the Glock 43x handgun. The IWB holster in this demonstration video is made with an Olive Drab KYDEX® thermoform sheet and a Drop-Style attachment. The video covers the complete holster build from molding to final sanding and polishing. Olive Drab is one of our most popular color option for KYDEX® thermoform sheet and makes a great addition to any holster.

Specifications
Builder = Robbie Feltman
Instructor = Steve Andrews
Video Format = HD (High Definition)
Video Run Time = 12:22


Check below for all the materials and tools that we used in this video to customize your own IWB holster.
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*CKK Sheath/Holster Molding Press - Bench Model - (8 x 12)

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

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Belt Clip - Drop Style - (fits 1.50" Belts)

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Belt Clip - Drop Style - (fits 1.75" Belts)

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

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Eyelet Hand Setter (#8 size) - (Fits 1/4 Inch Diameter Eyelets) - (Includes Base & Ram)

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

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HolsterMolds™ - Holster Molding Prop - for Glock 43X

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KYDEX® Sheet  - Black - (.080) - (1ft x 1ft)

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KYDEX® Sheet - Blizzard White - (.080) - (1ft x 1ft)

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KYDEX® Sheet - Blood Red - (.080) - (1ft x 1ft)

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KYDEX® Sheet - Flat Dark Earth - Fall - (.080) - (1ft x 1ft)

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KYDEX® Sheet - Flat Dark Earth - Spring - (.080) - (1ft x 1ft)

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KYDEX® Sheet - Olive Drab - (.080) - (1ft x 1ft)

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Slotted Post - Stainless Steel - Black Zinc Coated - (1/8 in) - 10 Pack

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Thermoform Item Masking Tape - 3M Brand - (2in x 60yd)

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