I'm still just gathering circumstantial evidence. My Trooper Mark 111 stayed in that holster for 40 yrs. That's why I'm seeing the geneticist to see if I have an underlying issue. The El Paso Saddlery holsters are made for whatever you tell them to make it for, unless it's some odd-ball foreign made gun. I decided to use it for a work belt. They also used the Colt Python as a model in catalogs, and the since the original model Trooper and 3-5-7 Model are the same frame as a Python, they listed the same size holsters for all three guns.
Just get the double thick leather. I dont' care for the covered trigger guard. Possibly someone on one of the gun forums might have some fit charts that list the actual number for each size. The chambers in the cylinder of the small caliber model were recessed, so that the protruding rim of the cartridge case engaged in this. It is still an option but options are more limited for me. That's the way I carried the N-frame Smiths, mostly.
Barring that I don't, then that means: 1. Damn his belt does not match. I'm psyched to have a. Rosen make a belt that is tapered to 1. The hammer spring itself was also much longer. Approximately 300,000 revolvers of this model were manufactured.
Of them all I like the looks of the 038 Combat high ride the best. I gotta go, I'll check back. It's right hand and a 2 way, cross draw or strong side, plain tan with thumb release strape. I've heard that the Trooper and King Cobra were built on the same frame. Since the Trooper frame is bigger right? I believe Rosen or Sparks makes 1. Do not even think about cheap or lightweight. Eventually I'll get tired and go away, so hang in there.
They do fine work, don't get me wrong, but the lining is really sandpapery. Can anyone say with certainty -- someone who owns a Trooper and has already suffered for both of us -- what holster size I need if I want vintage Safariland or Bianchi? If you're looking for a holster for an original Trooper, buy a holster made for the Python. Those models are on the same frame as the Python. One other thing to be cognizant of; the best holsters are built so they do not collapse when the firearm is drawn; you can reinsert the gun with one hand. These are easy to decipher. All the holsters listed below are made to fit the Colt Trooper in various barrel lengths. Choosing the proper Colt Trooper holster for your handgun is just as important as choosing the right handgun to fit your needs.
The revolvers were available in different finishes, such as a blued finish a nickel-plated finish and a special luxury model known as the Colt Guard, a highly polished nickel-plated model. Anyone that can shed light on this is welcome to do so. Other popular choices of Colt Trooper holster are: shoulder holster, ankle holster, small of the back, fanny packs and other off-body carry options. I just need to get used to the cylinder rotating backwards. Am I out of luck? I looked thru my stuff, I have a new Bianchi 111 in the package,never used. What choices of cover garments do you have? The Bianchi 10L is also a beauty but they don't make that anymore. It looks molded for a Python.
One of the new models was the Trooper revolver, which was manufactured from 1953 to 1967. The problem arises when I'm working. I'll send pix when my battery is up. I'd like to do a shoulder holster in the winter. Just as in handguns, all Colt Trooper holsters will not fit every need or situation that may come up. Even if you don't go with what they have, you will be better informed as to what will work.
I'm waiting for my camera to charge. Since all these revolvers have very similar size and shape frames, and almost exactly the same size cylinder, the holster would fit them all closely enough to work well. Do those actually fit through your belt loops on your pants? If I have started using top quality custom leather 30 years ago, I would not have a draw full of holsters that have not seen the light of day in 15 or 20 years. Now is not time to get cheap, your Colt Trooper is only as good as the ability to bring it into action when necessary. I really have been doing too much in the first place. Perfect fit, traditional quality Colt Trooper Holsters With many years in holster business, our portfolio grew up and today we can offer wide range of leather and cordura holsters for Colt Trooper based on years of experience in professional and regular concealment gun wearing. Colt Trooper holsters are manufactured in a variety of materials including leather, nylon, kydex and in a variety of combinations.
This may be your lucky day. Just in case you might be interested, Galco offered the F. Or, I've had poor luck. I'm sure El Paso Saddlery could make me happy. However, just keep in mind that thickness makes a huge difference with a tuckable holster. Trooper The Colt Trooper was produced from 1953 to 1985 and featured 3 different generations. The most striking of these is the ventilated barrel rib.
They work well but you pay the price, don't look at anything less than 1. Like most pistol models that have been out of production for some time, finding a holster for the Trooper could pose a challenge. Has a nice balance to it. I'm familiar with the 29 -- I've had many of those for Smiths -- but how would I recognize it for the Trooper if I saw it? Carrying on the strong side hip is considered to tactically be the best way to carry your handgun. I'm in dress slacks and a polo shirt. It's made from leather they use to repair or make saddles. Sorry, my eyes probably glazed over when I saw that string of model numbers.