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Old May 12, 2013, 11:16 PM   #1
BerdanSS
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NM sling length?

If you know the length between the swivels on a rifle, how do you determined the correct total length of a turner NM leather sling? The 54' seems to be the most popular, but I want to get the right one the first time around. I've never had one before, but they are all I hear about from high power and Target shooters.
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Old May 13, 2013, 05:45 PM   #2
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I know this has been asked before, but nobody
the length is for the correct position when shooting right? Just don't want to end up with one that's way too long; or worse yet, too short.

Swivel to swivel is 25" on the nose.
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Old May 14, 2013, 10:08 AM   #3
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great question, i would have thought you would have gotten some answers from some militaries. I know nothing about nothing , but i would cut long and try it out. Alot would depend on the intended use. Strictly carry or to wrap around arm while shooting to add stability.
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Old May 14, 2013, 09:23 PM   #4
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Why not contact Turner and ask them?

Google for a leather M1 Garand sling for sale then buy it. Their one size is adjustable for everyone.
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