Small-of-Back Holsters: We Test a Handful of SOB Types

There were some major downsides in implementing safe and effective carry with this style of gun-carrying sheath. We go into the pros and cons, offer some insights, and come back with a couple we’d try.

A Gun Tests reader recently asked us to look at small-of-the-back holsters, often referred to as SOB, and sometimes referred to as MOB, or middle-of-the-back holsters. We had one rater who really likes the SOB and has used it for years. Another condemned the type. Between commendation and condemnation, we hoped to find a compromise […]
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