LET’S START THIS DISCUSSION with a pop quiz. Don’t worry, it only represents 5 percent of your final grade.

  • Will you shoot yourself in the (fill in the blank) if you carry in the appendix position?
  • Is concealment easier in the appendix carry position?
  • Can you draw faster from the appendix carry position?
  • Can a fat guy appendix carry?

We’ll explore these questions, and more, in this discussion about appendix carry. As a long-time inside-the-waistband (IWB) holster user, I’m accustomed to toting around the bulk and weight of a handgun inside my belt line. What I hadn’t invested time and effort trying is true appendix position carry.

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