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Esstac Pistol KYWI (Kydex Wedge Insert)

Esstac Pistol KYWI (Kydex Wedge Insert)


 

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Esstac Pistol KYWI (Kydex Wedge Insert)

The Esstac Pistol KYWI Insert (Kydex Wedge Insert) allows you to have the option of swapping out all your existing Esstac bungee retention inserts with a quick open topped friction retention design, or swap out just a few for quicker access while leaving the rest of the mags with the added security of the bungee topped inserts. Magazines in the Kydex have enough compression against them to hold the magazines in place even when the pouch is upside down yet with a quick pull on the magazine they release for speedy deployment.

The spring loaded nature of these Kydex inserts keep the mouth of the Magazine pocket fully open for ease of magazine reinsertion yet hold the mags tight under compression. The apex of the KYWI that contacts the magazine sits above the Mag catch bump when the magazine is in place, so the mags "click" into place.
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From Stu @ Esstac

CZ mags work, however they are a bit narrower then glock mags and they have a longer taper. Narrower means less tension, and the longer taper means the mag will release from the KYWI compression sooner. While the pistol kywi pouch works for most CZ, I recommend buying a single to see if it suits your needs. What works for me or others may not suit everyone. With that said, I run an unmodified DBL kywi pouch for my CZ and have used it a few times in IDPA without issue.
CZ Mag
Caracal 9mm on the left, Glock on the right and a CZ P09 mag in the center. In this pic you can see the longer taper of the CZ mag.
CZ Mag 2
My CZ p09

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Buying Plastic kydex inserts June 25, 2018
Reviewer: DT from Somewhere in CO  
Skd is the way to go, never a problem in the 13 years I've been doing business with them

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Great Experience June 19, 2018
Reviewer: Jason S from OR United States  
From description of items to smooth purchase and quick shipping. All around enjoyable experience.

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They work! June 16, 2018
Reviewer: Wood Butcher from Union, ME United States  
Retention is good. I use them for my Glock 19 mags. The kydex sticks up a little above my mag pouch, but hasnÕt interfered with anything. The Velcro keeps them in place nice.

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Ordered some kydex mag inserts February 8, 2018
Reviewer: Adam from Long Beach, CA United States  
Came as expected.

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Great Gear !! January 27, 2018
Reviewer: Michael Tsuda from Honolulu, HI United States  
Got the inserts for our open top pistol pouches.  Must have gear if you gonna run with the tops down.  Keeps the mags in place until you need them.  Had no issues with mags falling out while moving or shooting from various positions.  Highly recommended !

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