Remember the primary needs of a safe gun holster, which are listed at the beginning? As noted above, a persistent criticism of the belt slide is that with the muzzle and much of the slide exposed, the handgun may be levered out of the holster if the muzzle contacts a chair when the user sits. Front pants pockets provide excellent security against both loss and removal by an attacker. Wrapping it up in a towel and leaving it on your beach blanket is NOT an acceptable answer. We were particularly impressed that the revolver holster tested properly held the cylinder and frame for good retention. The size ordered should accommodate the Glock 19, SIG P and the 3-inch-barreland it did, but not to the same degree. It may not be a true belt slide.
Before we get into carry methods, consider this disclaimer:
Handgun Holster Types: A Complete Guide
When you get off and leave work you can un-tuck your shirt, loosen the belt one notch and slip your firearm into the holster. A child could stumble upon your weapon or your gun could get stolen when someone grabs your unattended gear. Leaving a firearm unattended and unsecured is incredibly irresponsible. Many swim shorts feature pockets deep enough to accommodate mid-sized handguns. Portfolio holster is discreet.