close

Privacy guaranteed - Your email is not shared with anyone.

Sling Help

Discussion in 'The Kalashnikov Klub' started by Civilian sheep Dog, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. HWI

    HWI

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    291
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Florida
    Last edited: Jan 26, 2013
  2. DrtyHarry

    DrtyHarry

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2007
    Messages:
    1,151
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    NJ/VT
    Can you show me what one looks like and where to pick em up please? Thanks!




    DH
     

  3. HWI

    HWI

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    291
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Florida
    I linked them up in post 14.
     
  4. ak103k

    ak103k

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2009
    Messages:
    828
    Likes Received:
    18
    Location:
    PA- In the shadow of the Shade
    Do the hook covers cover the ring and plate as well, or just the hook?

    The ring and plate (on the issue slings, not sure about the aftermarket) are as much or more of a noise/finish wear source, and if they arent covered, you still have the problem.
     
  5. Restless28

    Restless28

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2008
    Messages:
    16,152
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Solsbury Hill
    Amen. No need to disgrace a Kalashnikov.
     
  6. HWI

    HWI

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    291
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Florida
    Here's a pic for you:

    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Jan 26, 2013
  7. ak103k

    ak103k

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2009
    Messages:
    828
    Likes Received:
    18
    Location:
    PA- In the shadow of the Shade
    HWI, thanks for the pic.

    Makes a world of difference to have a size reference.

    They do look like they would work quite well.
     
  8. HWI

    HWI

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    291
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Florida
    NP.
    I should add that that set up is using a mash hook and the cover is really tight, so it should work on smaller hooks as well.
     
    Last edited: Jan 26, 2013
  9. the monk

    the monk

    Joined:
    Jul 26, 2011
    Messages:
    289
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Northern VA
    Running a Magpul MS3. Like option of having single or two point.
     
  10. .38 super

    .38 super Observer

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2010
    Messages:
    1,922
    Likes Received:
    20
    Location:
    Florida
    Тrue, I just pointed to general direction. For example, Target carries the smaller tubes for road bikes, I just couldn't find it online to link it here... :supergrin:
    That's why I like MS3 - the hooks are plastic and does not make much noise... :wavey:
     
  11. DrtyHarry

    DrtyHarry

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2007
    Messages:
    1,151
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    NJ/VT
    Thank you so much. The sling I have is green but it's nice and long. Knowwhere I could score a long one in black? Thanks again!








    DH
     
  12. HWI

    HWI

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2012
    Messages:
    291
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Florida
    Does the MS3 use different hooks than the MS2? I used to use an MS2 with my AR and tried it on my AK and found out that the front hook would not properly attach to the front sling loop on the AK.
     
  13. .38 super

    .38 super Observer

    Joined:
    Aug 23, 2010
    Messages:
    1,922
    Likes Received:
    20
    Location:
    Florida
    Yes, they are different than MS2. I did like MS2 because of the bigger radius of the ring the hook would grab, but friend of mine with AK ( I didn't have mine yet) found them to be noisy.
    I like the MS3 better than MS2. The sling that it is on my picture was originally on my shotgun, but I took it off to see how will fit on the AK and I love it... :supergrin:
    It is too late to take pictures, but if you look at the last video from my previous post, the guy shows the two slings side by side, here is some pictures that I found in Internet:
    MS2:
    [​IMG]

    MS3:
    [​IMG]

    Both:
    [​IMG]

    I like it... It's little bit on the expensive site, but I think works very well as two or single point sling, it is quick to operate and very strong. MS2 is also excellent sling if you can find it cheaper, they don't make them anymore and I think most of the volume is sold out...
     
  14. CTfam

    CTfam DREAM BIG.

    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2006
    Messages:
    1,575
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Paradise
  15. SCSU74

    SCSU74 St. Cloud Proud

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2010
    Messages:
    2,010
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    The Northwoods
  16. SCSU74

    SCSU74 St. Cloud Proud

    Joined:
    Jul 24, 2010
    Messages:
    2,010
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    The Northwoods
    Last edited: Feb 2, 2013
  17. Rick305

    Rick305 ra1sales.com

    Joined:
    May 14, 2012
    Messages:
    472
    Likes Received:
    1
    I use a single point Winchester hooked on the retainer mount with the help of a zip tie.
     

    Attached Files:

  18. barth

    barth six barrels

    Joined:
    Oct 7, 2011
    Messages:
    7,365
    Likes Received:
    1,557
    Location:
    The Free Zone
    I've decided to stay 100% Bulgarian with my Arsenal SLR-106U.
    So I'm running the issue sling that came with the gun.
    [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  19. Cracker7

    Cracker7 Team Glock

    Joined:
    Jul 9, 2011
    Messages:
    163
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    New York
  20. Butcher

    Butcher NRA Life Member

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2005
    Messages:
    807
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    Eutopia
    Don't mean to hijack, but I was gonna ask how people are attaching their VCAS to their AKs?


    Posted using Outdoor Hub Campfire