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Old August 9, 2012, 04:45 PM   #1
RickE
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Best sling swivel for Ruger 10/22 TD (synthetic stock)

Hi, just got a new 10/22 take down, and want to add a sling. Should the front swivel be integrated into the band? Or can one be screwed into the synthetic as you would wood?
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Old August 9, 2012, 06:11 PM   #2
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Your call but,

Whenever I have a band, I prefer to use it and install a band stud. As far as the wood screw studs, I generally designate these for the buttstock. On forends, I prefer the machine screw going all the way through, recess on the barrel side and install a backing washer and nut. I have seen too many screw type studs, strip out of the forend and really mess up the wood. .....

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