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I carry a S&W Shield that way. Very comfortable standing up, sucks to sit down, very uncomfortable to drive with.
Shran, I carried an S&W Shield this way and found it quite comfortable. Maybe you need to try a different holster. I have a hybrid, a Vedder RapidTuck RapidTuck™ IWB where the Kydex shell holding the pistol is backed by leather and the belt clip is adjustable by 30 degrees for cant in either direction. That adjustable cant can make a big difference in wearer comfort! I wore this holster for a month in the Florida heat and I really liked it. It was super comfortable in all positions because the leather doesn't dig into you like a full Kydex holster, and I could easily access my pistol while driving without having to pivot or lean forward to reach a behind the hip holster or straighten my leg to get my hand into a front pocket for a pocket holster. I feel that appendix carry is my best option if I want a pistol to be easily accessible while I'm seated or driving.

I stopped carrying AIWB for one reason only and that was because after a month of contact with my belly sweat in the Florida heat I discovered my Shield's magazine release button had developed a frosting of surface rust and I was concerned that the rust might extend to the internals of the pistol. I imagine that if I was carrying a holster that had more of the pistol exposed, or if I was carrying a pistol that had grip screws for me to sweat on, I'd have had worse rust issues than I had. The fix is simple and I just haven't gotten around to doing it yet and that is to sew another small flap of leather to the back of the holster so that the mag button is covered. I've got the leather, I just haven't had the time.
 

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I deleted a post that someone made in anger. There's no need to insult anyone. We're all friends here. If someone said something that made you angry for some reason sit back and consider for a moment if maybe you're just interpreting it wrong or maybe the post you're angry about didn't require any response at all.
 

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How is it unsafe?
If this is a serious question the answer is that some people feel that when drawing or reholstering from this position the user might have an unintended discharge of their pistol and shoot themselves in the leg or worse.
 

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Wouldn’t that apply to every carry position? If you use a quality holster and train then you will never shoot yourself. Appendix carry isn’t inherently less safe than any other type of carry. Those who shoot themselves with appendix carry will shoot them selves with any type of carry
It most certainly applies to every carry position. Sometimes fear, adrenaline or nervousness can overcome training. The reason some people think appendix carry is more dangerous is because of where the muzzle is pointed when that unintended discharge happens. At the 4 o'clock position (8 o'clock for lefties) the muzzle isn't pointed at any part of your body. At appendix carry you are intentionally pointing a firearm at some pretty important parts. I think it is worth the risk for the better access and more comfortable carry. Your mileage may vary.
 
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