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Old 01-05-2018, 04:17 PM   #36
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Old 01-05-2018, 04:24 PM   #37
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We happen to be running a sale on the Russian double hook RPK slings at AKOptions,LLC check them out on our slings and pouches page https://akoptionsllc.com/slings-pouches/
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We happen to be running a sale on the Russian double hook RPK slings at AKOptions,LLC check them out on our slings and pouches page https://akoptionsllc.com/slings-pouches/
18.00 isn't bad, but two different vendors have them on ebay right now for 11.35 and 11.40 shipped.
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Vickers or VTAC both are competitively priced and work well.
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Old 01-06-2018, 02:20 PM   #40
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What.. has been more than a week since the last favorite sling thread?

Vickers sling hands down
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Old 01-10-2018, 12:27 AM   #42
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Russian slings on Russian stuff

Romanian slings on Romanian stuff

Hungarian slings on Hungarian stuff

Polish slings on Polish stuff

I think you get the picture....
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Old 01-10-2018, 05:49 AM   #43
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Just wondering what everyone's favorite sling was to slap on their rifle, whether it's just a surplus sling or a vickers tactical tell us what you're running.
I run soe gear single or two point bungee slings on most of my guns except for two. The two that don't have soe slings one has a vickers vcas two point sling and the other has a quake industries "the claw" sling on it.
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If money is not a problem, then I'd go with a Magpul MS3 tethered to the Rifle with 550 paracord. If money is a problem then Vickers or VTAC. I have used all three.
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Vickers / Blue Force padded with steel buckles. I didn't like it at first, but after I trimmed it and tried it a little more, it grew on me. The quick adjust is good to have for fitting over lots of layers or repositioning easily.

It is useless as a regular sling on a hunting rifle though. It's really at it's best on a semi-auto military style rifle.

I also don't like the Magpul clip and went for the blue force MASH clip with a cover instead. Seems solid.
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Vickers / Blue Force padded with steel buckles. I didn't like it at first, but after I trimmed it and tried it a little more, it grew on me. The quick adjust is good to have for fitting over lots of layers or repositioning easily.

It is useless as a regular sling on a hunting rifle though. It's really at it's best on a semi-auto military style rifle.

I also don't like the Magpul clip and went for the blue force MASH clip with a cover instead. Seems solid.
Your right they are long as hell. I never could figure out how to trim it to make it shorter so I adjusted it as short as it'd go which was still to long and took the excess and s shape folded it up and took the 6.00 keeper blue force sells and it made it liveable. Mine has the metal buckles and hk hooks on both ends.
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Surplus. No reason to run an expensive sling for me. I'm not that high speed.
I have the same experience. Although I've used fancy ones, but I find the 5$ surplus slings to be just as effective. I run surplus slings as single points, and they are very versatile.
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Old 01-11-2018, 09:39 PM   #48
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Russian slings on Russian stuff

Romanian slings on Romanian stuff

Hungarian slings on Hungarian stuff

Polish slings on Polish stuff

I think you get the picture....


I use old canvas USGI general purpose slings on everything, from my Norinco MAK-90, mutt-SOCOM AR15, and old Mossberg 500 7-shot 12 gauge.
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For me it's a tie between the following, Vickers for practical use, whichever appropriate com-bloc sling for rifle correctness.
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Old 01-13-2018, 06:15 AM   #50
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For me it's a tie between the following, Vickers for practical use, whichever appropriate com-bloc sling for rifle correctness.
This is what you need to decide first, correctness or practicality before your purchase.
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Old 01-13-2018, 08:19 AM   #51
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I don't "Run" anything on my firearms. However if you want to know what sling I use, mustard or OD green Russian web slings. Just as God intended.
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Old 01-13-2018, 11:08 AM   #52
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Possibly the best sling for the money is a carry strap,general purpose.
Cut the clips off the ends and attach with 550 cord to desired length.
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I use old canvas USGI general purpose slings on everything, from my Norinco MAK-90, mutt-SOCOM AR15, and old Mossberg 500 7-shot 12 gauge.
The canvas ones are comfy.
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Your right they are long as hell. I never could figure out how to trim it to make it shorter so I adjusted it as short as it'd go which was still to long and took the excess and s shape folded it up and took the 6.00 keeper blue force sells and it made it liveable. Mine has the metal buckles and hk hooks on both ends.
It's quality and made from good material. I adjusted mine until it was useable, marked it with a sharpie, and trimmed it with first aid shears. Burned the frayed edge with a lighter and snapped it on. The covers are useful for reducing noise and keeping the clip from chewing the hell out of your handguard.
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Vickers slings without a doubt. The combloc slings are great for show but in my experience they cut into my shoulder after a couple hours, also some tend to be low quality. The magpul slings were comfortable enough but I felt were too heavy and not designed well, just wasn't a fan. If you have the money, the Haley Strategic D3 sling is pretty nice, designed well, light and padded.
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And quiet.
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When attached with 550.
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The $10 Amazon special! I have it on most of my rifles. If you like 2 point slings it works.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00NJC2N1K...ding=UTF8&th=1

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Always used Russian military slings.
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Old 02-12-2018, 10:04 PM   #61
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Vickers 2 point AK sling has been my favorite
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https://littlecreektrading.com/stupid-slings/
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Savvy Sniper is awesome, but expensive especially if you are trying to keep all your guns consistent and or have back ups.
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Russian. Fits me well. Most others are far too small.
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The ( like $25 w/ free shipping from the Zon )el cheapo condor fits really well on my KR. Easy to tighten and loosen with one hand. Best part is there is more than enough adjustment for my large frame and rig.
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I like the East German blue slings, Bulgarian canvas, Yugo m92 slings,
Mostly just put the countries origin slings, like the other guy said. If I don't use it's origin sling it's mostly E.G.
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Most recently been using just a piece of paracord tied on. Got tried of fancy slings with clips and adjustments. Prior to cord was using cheap Blackhawk nylon slings.
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Or BFG

I have a Krink sling now on my 107ur
But it’s to short for my needs so I’ll get a standard sling
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