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Smith & Wesson – In Business Since 1852

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Here is a business that obviously is doing something right! To be in business since 1852 and become a household name, Smith & Wesson is a favorite among gun owners. At Spider Concealment, we offer handmade custom KYDEX gun holsters to fit your Smith & Wesson. 

History of Smith & Wesson

In 1852, Horace Smith and Daniel Baird Wesson formed a partnership to manufacture a firearm that could fire a fully self-contained cartridge. From the beginning, Smith & Wesson® firearms were noted for their innovative design, high-quality production, and reliability. The accomplishments of Smith & Wesson are numerous, and its contributions to the history of firearms are vast. Smith & Wesson was an industry leader in 1852 when it was first founded and continues to lead the world today with innovations into the 21st century.

Timeline of 167 years of excellence

For you history buffs, here is a timeline of Smith & Wesson’s last 167 years of business development:

1852 – A Partnership is Forged
1854 – The Volcanic Pistol
1857 – Model 1 Revolver
1870 – Model 3 American Revolver
1880 –.38 Double Action Revolver
1887 – .38 Safety Hammerless Revolver
1899 – .38 Military & Police Revolver
1913 – .35 Automatic Pistol
1935 – .357 Magnum Revolver
1942 – Victory Model M&P Revolver
1950 – Model 36, Chiefs Special Revolver
1955 – Model 39 Pistol
1955 – Model 29, .44 Magnum Revolver
1957 – Model 41 Pistol
1961 – Model 52 Pistol
1965 – Model 60, Stainless Steel Chiefs Special Revolver
1979 – Model 439 Pistol
1987 – Third Generation Semi-Automatics
1990 – Model 4006 Pistol
2003 – Model S&W 500
2005 – M&P Pistol
2006 – M&P 15 Rifle
2011 – M&P 15 -22 Rifle
2012 – M&P Shield Pistols
2015 – SW22 Victory Pistol
2017 – M&P M2.0 Pistol


Smith & Wesson has a large variety of products that include pistols, revolvers, rifles, and accessories. For a list of these firearm products, check here.

Smith & Wesson Kydex holsters

If you are looking for a Kydex holster to fit your Smith & Wesson, check our extensive inventory to find the perfect holster for you.

Dealer opportunities

At Spider Concealment, we support our dealers by stocking our holsters in your shop. We have great discounts for our dealers! If you are interested in a dealership arrangement, give us a call at 813-244-6993 or email us at

Contact us

Spider Concealment offers handmade custom KYDEX gun holsters for your Glock, Smith and Wesson, Sig Sauer, Ruger, Springfield, Heckler and Koch and 1911’s. Our goal is to provide our customers with quality IWB (inside the waistband) and OWB (outside the waistband) KYDEX holsters for prices that will not break the bank. We have FREE shipping on all of our orders.

We are a small family-based company located in Florida. We provide the best KYDEX holsters made and designed right here in the USA with lifetime warranties. We will do anything we can to earn your business and make you a customer for life. Give us a call at 813-244-6993 or email us at any time with questions or concerns.

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