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View Poll Results: Should a home defense shotgun have a sling?
Yes 7 17.07%
No 34 82.93%
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Old August 25, 2016, 05:08 PM   #26
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But what if?
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Old August 25, 2016, 06:30 PM   #27
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Slings are just bad ju-ju inside a home where Mr Murphy rules the day
And yet... Just about every police department in the country uses them and has used them forever. Strange they don't seem to have this gremlin problem with slings and being used indoors.
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Old August 25, 2016, 08:19 PM   #28
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And the average person does not have the training; and the police officers have back up and are not emotionally tied to kids or anything else in the house nor caught bu surprise. Two totally different scenarios.
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Old August 26, 2016, 01:46 AM   #29
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Ok first why would police not get caught by surprise?

Second why can't people get training?

If the threat of getting caught on something is so high having two police with slings on their guns just means that two guys get caught.

A sling properly designed and employed is at extremely low risk of getting caught on something.
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Old August 26, 2016, 06:50 AM   #30
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The thread is about HD, not police; a sling in a home is a poor choice to make - the poll results seem to agree
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Old August 26, 2016, 09:04 AM   #31
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Polls also say Clinton is the best choice for president.

I'll agree that if someone won't do much training, practice, research and find what works best for them then there is a one size fits all answer... what is simplest.
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