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BDU belt??

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I wear BDU's most of the time, and use the old metal buckle style that relies on the friction of the little roller inside to stay tight. I find they don't stay tight when you get much weight in your pockets, or if you have a sidearm/mags. So, I've been looking at tactical style belts and rigger belts. I'd like to hear what others are using, and how well they stay tight with weight on the belt.

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I wear a Blade Tech/Next Belt belt with an AZ flag buckle as my everyday. It doesn't move unless I hit the latch.

If I'm going to be wearing a MOLLE belt over it, I'll use either a modern BDU/ACU belt or a Wilderness 5 Stitch.
 

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The tip (just the tip!) of my 5.11 belt was showing some fuzzing/separation/softening.

Put a few drops of super glue on (just the tip!) and it was neat and stiff as a PFC on liberty!
 

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The tip (just the tip!) of my 5.11 belt was showing some fuzzing/separation/softening.

Put a few drops of super glue on (just the tip!) and it was neat and stiff as a PFC on liberty!
We don't want to hear about your stiff tip. Although, given your age, I think an "attaboy" is in order.
 

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FAL Files member Old Sarge was generous enough to send me two belts, and I must thank him publicly.

You can't beat the membership of this gun forum, they are the best!
Thanks again Bill
 
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Looks like you also have the same fashion sense . . . or lack there of . . . that I have. I also wear BDU most of the time. For more formal occasions, I wear tan BDUs with a button-down shirt.

My belt is like the TDU belt, but the buckle is metal. I understand that there are also models with plastic buckles ... easier for dealing with airport security and similar with metal detectors.
 

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Been wearing this belt for years. Perfect for getting tension just right for all the various layers I wear (or don't wear).

Same belt here. Use it daily and as a pistol belt (full 1911 and 2 mag holster)

Only problem is like everything else, it's made in China.
 

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