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2012 Duty Gear Press Releases

December 12, 2012
Safariland Introduces the 22 Wallet Profile Concealment Holster

ONTARIO, California – Safariland, LLC announced today the release of the new Safariland® Model 22 Wallet Profile Holster. With an extra-thin construction and square backing on the holster, the Model 22 provides the impression that a wallet is being carried in the pocket rather than a holster. Additionally, its sewn hinge-design allows the backing to swing away from the holster so that it will not interfere with securing a firing grip on the handgun when drawing.

November 16, 2012
Bianchi Introduces The Professional™ Tuckable Concealment Holster

Safariland LLC announced today that it has released the Bianchi® Model 100T Professional Tuckable inside-the-waistband holster. Developed as the next evolution to the popular 100 Professional model, this holster adds a new twist: it features a unique C-clip that wraps around the belt for minimal visibility and enables it to be worn with a tucked-in shirt.

October 22, 2012
Safariland® Launches Tactical Holster with Cordura® Nylon Finish

Safariland® LLC announced today the introduction of the Model 6004USN, SLS® Low Signature Tactical Holster. Capitalizing on the features of best-selling 6004 tactical thigh rig and the newly introduced 6378USN, the 6004USN features SafariLaminate™ construction with a twist: it has a Cordura® nylon covering, offered in a variety of finishes, and designed to provide a low signature to infrared lighting.

August 13, 2012
Safariland Introduces New Wheelchair Competition Shooting Products

Safariland® announced today the introduction of an exciting concept to the competitive shooting marketplace – a dedicated mounting system engineered to be used on wheelchairs by competitive shooters who are wheelchair-bound. Developed with input from wounded warrior Trevor Baucom and Team Safariland shooters, the Model #WCM Wheelchair Mount line includes three product offerings: one for a Production Class Holster (such as the Safariland #5198 holster), another for the new Safariland Model 014 Open Class Holster and a third one to mount competition magazine pouches.

June 29, 2012
Bob Vogel of Team Safariland Wins SSP Class Title at 2012 IDPA Carolina Cup

ONTARIO, California – Safariland®, a BAE Systems line of business, is pleased to announce that Distinguished Master Class shooter, Bob Vogel, the newest addition to Team Safariland, won the 2012 IDPA Carolina Cup, SSP division.

June 22, 2012
Team Safariland Shooter Bobby McGee Wins Fifth Event This Season

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Safariland®, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today that Team Safariland member Bobby McGee was awarded the Enhanced Service Pistol Division Overall Champion at the 2012 Golden Gate IDPA Championships in Richmond, CA earlier this month. McGee is starting off the 2012 competitive shooting season strong, with five major first place finishes so far this year.

June 06, 2012
Team Safariland Shooters Doug Koenig and Julie Golob Win Big at the 2012 NRA Bianchi Cup

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Safariland®, a BAE Systems line of business, proudly congratulates Team Safariland members on their outstanding wins at the 2012 MidwayUSA/NRA Bianchi Cup Championship in Columbia, MO, May 23-26, 2012. After a tough competition, Koenig took home his 14th overall win and Julie Golob achieved top honors winning her 3rd Ladies National Championship with a 1907 144x. Both Koenig and Golob won using the new Safariland Model 014 Competition Holster introduced earlier this year.

May 17, 2012
Safariland® Introduces Enhanced RLS™ Rapid Light System Models

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Safariland®, a BAE Systems line of business, announced today that it has released the newest versions of its popular Rapid Light System (RLS™) featuring an innovative dual brightness control, a scalloped bezel and a dual section pressure switch. The RLS is ideal for law enforcement, security personnel, and civilians alike as it combines a bright gun-mounted light and hand-held flashlight into one easy-to-use integrated light system.

May 04, 2012
Safariland® Releases Next Generation Competition Holster

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, announced today that it has released the Model 014 Open Class Competition Holster. This holster offers a host of advantages over other competition holsters, primarily in its ability to be customized. It is fully adjustable, compact and lightweight, and features an adjustable slider bar for the muzzle retainer that helps to keep the handgun from being knocked out of holster while seated. The Safariland Model 014 Open Class Competition Holster is the next generation of competition holster for the Open and Limited Class shooter. It will accommodate handguns from 5” to 7.5” in length, including the compensator, and it is made of hard anodized aluminum with a limited-movement pivot ball that provides four axis adjustments.

January 18, 2012
New Offerings for Competitive Shooting Announced by Safariland

Safariland®, a BAE Systems business, announced today that it has released several new products targeted at the competitive shooter for 2012, including the Model 014 Open Class Competition Holster, the Model 6005-12 Shotgun Speedloader Holder for thigh carry, and the efficiently designed Model 085 Shotgun Shell Holder.

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