We tried out several different Glock 26 holsters and came up with this list of the 9 best Glock 26 OWB holsters. Outside the waistband (OWB) holsters are better for a few reasons. To be specific, OWB holsters are better for their grip, re-holstering and are comfortable. They hold your gun securely to your hip.
The Glock 26 is a great handgun and it’s an amazing carry gun.
Let’s begin with our favorite OWB holster and the one we recommend.
The KR OWB features burnished edges for a polished look along with an embossed Carroll Shelby logo. They are the only holster manufacturer authorized to emboss the Shelby Logo on gun holsters. This is a genuine gem and you’ll see that as soon as you get t into your hands. The King of the Range Pancake Style #KR OWB is made of kydex with full grain leather back and straps along with brass and stainless steel hardware. This is an outside of the waistband holster. The open kydex front makes re-holstering fast and easy. The leather straps allow for a greater flexibility of movement.
This holster features a high back for comfort and to guard the weapon from perspiration. It is also designed for the closest fit for maximum concealability. The KR OWB is designed for ultimate grip while also allowing a quick, smooth draw. The leather back contributes to this because it helps press the weapon tightly into the kydex front. All of our holsters are custom molder for the perfect fit. It snaps easily on and off of your belt. The KR OWB features burnished edges for a polished look along with an embossed Carroll Shelby logo.
The Eclipse Straight Drop ambi holster is a pancake style holster that is OWB/IWB and ambi. The versatility is achieved by moving the contour from the holster to the attachments. The Eclipse IWB conversion kit is included which features the popular klipt ambi attachment. It’s easy on, easy off allows the shooter to put their holster without removing their belt. Dramatically reduces firearm “printing”; Constructed of high quality materials. With a smooth & quick draw while concealed; contoured profile to fit snug to body.
This is a custom handmade black Glock 26 holster and mag combo package. Item #0097 snd 0019, this holster was made for outside the waistband (OWB), it has 1.5″ Belt Loops. This holster is made for the right hand shooter, left available as a custom order. We use 7 to 8 oz. premium leather, wet molded to fit the gun. Our recommended wearing position is 3:30 – 4:00; positioning the front of the holster with the side seam of your pants, the back of the holster towards your back pocket.
The Protective Services Elite holster was designed by military and law enforcement special operations veterans to suit their unique needs. They wanted a belt holster adjusted for cant that was comfortable, durable and would retain the gun no matter the conditions. They wanted a holster that rode close enough that concealment was easy, even in simple cover garments. They also wanted a holster that was fast and suitable for everyday carry, training and competition. Like everyone else we have boxes full of holsters that are great for one or two things but lacked in other areas. If you are looking for the best, then look no further.
Advance Performance Shooting designed their holsters with a forward rake/cant of approximately 15 degrees to aid in concealment. All Advanced Performance Shooting Holsters are individually engraved make, model, and date of manufacture, as well as the builder’s signature to ensure authenticity. If you are looking for the best, then look no further. At Advanced Performance Shooting, they are extremely proud to provide their customers with a truly superior product, backed up by our lifetime warranty. The Elite Combo includes a custom crafted kydex holster and one ambidextrous magazine pouch. Just like their holsters, their unique magazine pouches provide secure retention without sacrificing speed or accessibility.
Click Holsters Brigandine is the most famous outside the waistband (OWB) custom kydex holster made with .08 kydex. They have created the OWB Brigandine with a unique vacuum forming process that produces a 90/10 split. 90% of the gun is outside the center of the holster, leaving only 10% inside. This creates the most comfortable carry experience for any OWB so you do not feel the edges of the gun against your body. The Brigandine OWB custom holster comes with several clip options and unique color styles.
This holster relies on the tension generated between the body and the wearer’s pants. This allows for a smooth and easy draw. The outsider is certainly a good choice for concealed carry, but some may need to take considerations. For example, someone who routinely climbs or moves in a jarring manner may feel the weapon is not secure enough for their lifestyle. This holster has a 1.5″ durable belt clip and a wonderful kydex finish that is very durable.
At Comp-Tac they know that their customers lead diverse lives that often call for different concealed carry requirements. In order to serve their customers better, Comp-Tac has created a holster that allows the user to carry IWB or OWB depending on the situation. All kydex construction gives this holster the smoothest, fastest draw available on the market. The Flatline clips are the most innovative clips on the market. Made of durable flexible plastic, these clips hold firmly and securely. The plastic material is flexible enough to withstand any bending and twisting without breaking. To meet your carry needs, shape and situation requirements, the Flatline is shipped with 6 clips: two Flatline clips, two offset-Flatline clips and two standard clips in the user’s choice of 1 ½ or 1 ¾.
These clips slide on the belt for an outside the waistband set up and are cut with a curve to allow the belt to curve around the body comfortably without causing damage to the belt with sharp bends or sticking out to cause a larger holster print. Offset Flatlinec are for outside the waistband wear, these clips were designed to allow increased flexibility in the fit of the holster allowing the user to “tilt” the holster to fit their unique body type. Great for female users who would like to tilt the gun out away from the waist or who would like to adjust the angle of the gun to the body. Standard Clips are for those customers who want to carry the Flatline set up as an IWB holster it is shipped with two of the Comp-Tac standard clips for easy-on-easy-off set up. The Flatline offers ride depth adjustability allowing the user to carry the firearm higher or lower on the belt depending on the situation. The Flatline offers cant adjustability for the user to choose the angle of the firearms.
The outside the waistband (OWB) is a popular alternative to carrying a larger gun inside the waistband. This holster features belt slits in a leather/kydex shell. In the back side of the holster there is a center kydex belt loop to keep the holster tight to your waist. The standard cant of this holster is set to 15 degrees providing rapid draw with maximum concealment. The OWB Holster is available in black, brown or tan leather, in left- or right-handed.
This is a custom handmade black holster for the Glock 26 OWB 3 slot TB. This holster was made for OWB (outside the waistband), 1.5″ slots. This holster is made for the right hand shooter, left available as a custom order. We use 7 to 8 oz. premium leather, wet molded to fit the gun. Our recommended wearing position is 3:30 – 4:00; positioning the front of the holster with the side seam of your pants, the back of the holster towards your back pocket.
If you have a Glock 26 and are in need of a OWB holster, we recommend the first holster on this list. It’s the Glock 26 OWB Kydex Holster.
That’s the end of our list. Did we miss any concealed carry OWB holsters for the Glock 26? If so, please leave a comment below and we’ll take a look!