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Anyone got one around the drivers side area? Looking for some place handy to mount the judge.

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I remember there being a thread about this not too long ago. Do a search and you will find it. Although be warned I think that was the thread that turned into a few pages of Canada bashing.


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The panel above the obd port and below wheel for a single stack auto.. the side of the center console between it and the seat for righty and a revolver.. I'm left handed, and my choices are limited to a degree..

I carry concealed.. having a clipped sleeve mounted in the consoles lid is a nice place to store that you can get to with reasonable speed, and which doesn't result in a bunch of fiddling to transition from carrying to driving..

I've only had this truck a little over a month.. I've yet to settle on a location, but the panel or the console lid are tur front runners, with the lid having slight edge because the h&s module and plug is pretty close to holstering on that panel.. I'd hate to knock it lose by accident..
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Mine is clipped underneath the steering wheel on the removeable access panel. Works really nice since Im a right hander. If Im going to be in an area where I am worried about theft, but cant carry because of where I am going, I will clip it inside the lid of the center consol for safe keeping.

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I used velcro to attach my holster between the center console an the seat. Im a left draw but that was the only place that i liked having my gun. I didn't want it bouncing around in the door each time i opened it.
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I used velcro to attach my holster between the center console an the seat. Im a left draw but that was the only place that i liked having my gun. I didn't want it bouncing around in the door each time i opened it.
being a lefty, I tried that position too.. I put the grip toward the front of the truck to make it a kinda cross draw.. it will work, but, (being a lefty again), it's just as easy to lift the lid of the console w/ my right hand and draw from the holster attached w/ my left.. ya don't even have to fully open the lid..

I wouldn't mind having/installing a lock on the console, so as the weapon meets the required 'locked' rule while in places that don't allow carrying- such as the base I work on, picking up kid from school, ect..

I was most worried about the weapon rubbing against the console and wearing it down than anything.. there are enough squeaks and creaks out of that truck to be adding more..
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Leave mine IWB or I just stick my CZ75DPCR under the folding armrest/front seat deal in a soft case. But I leave the case open so I can grab it if needed. I don't like people to know I carry, because guns cost lots of money and some people are dumb and steal. Otherwise I used a cheap IWB clip holster and clipped it under the steering wheel on the kick panel or whatever by mounting a small black peice of metal horizontally. (Clip the holster to that). So it's off to the right closer to the trans. I guess. Works well for me.

Edit: when I can't take it somehwere it kept in a gun safe that cannot be removed from the truck, well without tools anyway...

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