Well said, Mark. That was precisely my point a few weeks ago when we had the thread going on the Graham copy of the Burns/Alessi GWH. The designs will be copied (deliberately or not). It is the quality of materials and workmanship that distinguishes the excellent from the ho-hum. Customer service, too, has a pivotal role to play in the big picture.On 2001-08-20 22:19, Mark Garrity wrote: Truth be told, there are only so many ways you can wrap a piece of leather around a gun and call it a holster.