Kydex Thickness Explained

Posted by Doug on 10/12/2015
We have heard all kinds of talk regarding Kydex thickness in the holster industry. Holster makers bragging about the thickness they use, holster users demanding a certain thickness, what does it all mean? Well, I am going to attempt to shed some light on the topic.
There are 4 basic thicknesses of Kydex that are utilized in the Holster industry: .06”, .08”, .093”, and .125”. Each thickness has its place among the different styles of holsters and each thickness has its benefits and drawbacks.