Viridian X Series Compatible with Safariland Duty Holsters

Viridian Green Laser Sights

Minneapolis, MN—September 5, 2014

Law enforcement professionals wishing to upgrade their current weapon mounted light to the Viridian© X5L light and green laser can carry it in Safariland’s most popular duty holster, Model 6360. The 6360 is a Level III retention holster featuring the Safariland Automatic Locking System (ALS).

The following pistols fit the Safariland 6360 light bearing holster with X5L mounted:

Glock Models 17/19 9mm

Glock Models 22/23 .40 caliber

Glock 21 .45 caliber

Smith & Wesson M&P full size 9mm

Smith & Wesson M&P full size .40 caliber

SIG Sauer Model 220 .45 caliber

SIG Sauer Model 226 9mm/.40 caliber

SIG Sauer Model 227 .45 caliber

“This fit confirmation allows on-duty police officers to take advantage of our superior light and laser technology while using a Level III holster.” says Viridian President Brian Hedeen.  “Officers need to keep their weapons secure from gun grabs, which is why so many trust the Safariland 6360 holster.  Now they can use our Viridian X5L on their duty weapons without having the expense of buying any new leather gear.”

All Viridian lasers and lights feature ECR© Instant-On™ technology. A simple upgrade to the 6360 gives full ECR functionality. Just add the ECR Instant-On holster upgrade kit (available at  The unobtrusive, nickel-sized device is attached to the back of the duty holster with industrial adhesive, giving the X5L units the capability to come on automatically when drawn from the holster.  Officers can also use the traditional ambidextrous on-off buttons on the unit itself to activate the laser and/or light should they wish to not have the unit come on automatically.


Viridian® is the fastest growing laser sight manufacturer in the nation, responsible for a number of industry-leading product innovations in green and red laser sights, taclights, ECR™ Instant-On™ technology, TacLoc® holsters, and shooting accessories. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Viridian® is devoted to utilizing cutting-edge technology to offer compact, powerful self-defense products for the civilian, military, and law enforcement markets. Viridian products are designed and built in the USA.