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AR-15 sling suggestions #7397808 01/07/19 04:41 PM
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So I purchased a Ruger MPR 5.56 last month and need to get a sling. Rifle has the free-floating handguard with Magpul M-Lok accessory attachment slots. Just looking for a comfortable carry sling, not using for competition/tacticool or anything like that. Looked on interweb and found a dizzy array of options. Suggestions?

Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7397843 01/07/19 05:03 PM
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Slingster is good

Magpul series is nice

Haleyís

Blue force gear


All of those would be great. I have a magpul that can be either two point or one point and I like it a lot. Going to add a slingster to the mix most likely. Just get good qd hardware

Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7398087 01/07/19 09:05 PM
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If you are just slinging it over your shoulder then anything you like will work.

Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7398572 01/08/19 04:39 AM
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I like the adjustable 2-point Vickers Tactical I have. I've used it from Afghanistan to the Panhandle and it does what I need it to do.

Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: kry226] #7398705 01/08/19 01:18 PM
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Originally Posted by kry226
I like the adjustable 2-point Vickers Tactical I have. I've used it from Afghanistan to the Panhandle and it does what I need it to do.

I agree the rest donít stand up to this one.


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Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7400456 01/10/19 02:50 AM
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The older I get the more padded I like

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Originally Posted by Pitchfork Predator
Originally Posted by kry226
I like the adjustable 2-point Vickers Tactical I have. I've used it from Afghanistan to the Panhandle and it does what I need it to do.

I agree the rest donít stand up to this one.

I like the padded version.


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Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Pitchfork Predator] #7401024 01/10/19 07:43 PM
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Originally Posted by Pitchfork Predator
Originally Posted by Pitchfork Predator
Originally Posted by kry226
I like the adjustable 2-point Vickers Tactical I have. I've used it from Afghanistan to the Panhandle and it does what I need it to do.

I agree the rest don’t stand up to this one.

I like the padded version.

I'm leaning on getting the padded one.. Appreciate all the suggestions!

Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7401132 01/10/19 10:24 PM
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VTAC padded 2 point..
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Originally Posted by ccoker
VTAC padded 2 point..
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^^^THIS

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That's the one I have. up

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Originally Posted by JCB
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VTAC padded 2 point..
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^^^THIS


Yup.


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Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7402047 01/11/19 09:46 PM
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still a little unsure on what is the best one to get


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Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7412707 01/23/19 04:33 PM
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Blue Force Gear

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Originally Posted by b1gj0n44
Blue Force Gear


Agree


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Re: AR-15 sling suggestions [Re: Jimbo1] #7413567 01/24/19 02:46 PM
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Just ordered the Blue Force Gear (Vickers) padded. Appreciate all the suggestions.

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