Author Topic: Nylon USGI Slings?  (Read 139 times)

Offline ItsanSKS

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Nylon USGI Slings?
« on: April 27, 2022, 03:34:54 PM »
I realize that many people prefer the cotton USGI sling because it is more likely to stay in place on the support arm, but I prefer the nylon slings.  Is there a possibility of sourcing these?   I bought a handful years ago, and have been unable to find a commercial source for new manufacture nylon slings.
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Re: Nylon USGI Slings?
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2022, 03:46:04 PM »
I bought a few nylon ones before switching over to cotton.  This was the brand:

Some of their stock is out, but there are still some nylon there.

I have three usgi nylon slings from them that you are welcome to.  2 black, 1 green.

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Re: Nylon USGI Slings?
« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2022, 05:13:42 PM »
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Re: Nylon USGI Slings?
« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2022, 07:21:24 PM »
Thanks for the links
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