got bored, solved a minor problem... - Arms Locker
Arms Locker Gun Forum
Go Back   Arms Locker > Arms Locker > Hunting

Like Tree6Likes
  • 2 Post By Dorobuta
  • 4 Post By John in AR
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-05-2020, 02:41 PM   #1
Registered User
Joined: Jul 2019

Posts: 599
got bored, solved a minor problem...

Got bored, decided to address one of those minor annoyances when wearing a pack with a hunting rifle:

namely the sling siding off the shoulder.

So I spent a couple minutes in Fusion 360, whipped out a simple design and then printed a few of these:

They fit in 1" webbing and are designed to help stop the rifle sling from sliding off the shoulder - especially when hiking over rough terrain where you need both hands.

I made them on my 3-D printer, they're currently done in a plastic called PLA, and they seem to be holding up. I've put them on all my hunting packs and have given out a bunch for people to test. If necessary, I'll do them in ABS or PETG.

they are made to be minimalist yet functional. PM me if you want to try one out, I'll mail you one.
gripper and BigEd like this.
Remove Ads
Old 07-05-2020, 02:43 PM   #2
Registered User
Joined: Jul 2019

Posts: 599
you place them as high up pm the shoulder as possible. They do a reasonable job, and don't interfere with unslinging the rifle deliberately. If there's enough interest, maybe I'll sell them for a buck each...but for now, I'm looking for feedback and suggestions based on use.
Old 07-05-2020, 04:33 PM   #3
Registered User
Joined: May 2004
From: Central Arkansas

Posts: 5,335
Looks good.
gripper, Garand, BigEd and 1 others like this.

  Arms Locker > Arms Locker > Hunting

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Powered by vBulletin 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 2003 - 2011 Arms Locker. All rights reserved.