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Tactical Tips: Slinging Techniques for Shotguns and Rifles

Here are some simple slinging techniques for shotguns and rifles that will get you presenting your long gun faster into the threat-ready position.

A sling can be an essential part of your gear for carrying that long gun. Being able to be hands free is huge.

But it pays to practice simple slinging techniques for shotguns and rifles to enable a quick present.

Those are some great points for slinging your gun to better enable you to bring it into action. There are numerous tasks where you have to be hands free or present a less threatening posture, but you always want to be able to get that long gun into action quickly.

These skills not only help in a tactical scenario, they are also great for a hunter to be able to get the firearm out and on target. Think of all the times you are glassing for game and an animal breaks cover; being able to get your sights on quickly can make a huge difference.

Take some time to practice these slinging techniques with your rifle and shotguns prior to heading out this fall, you will be glad you did if the buck of a lifetime steps into your view.

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Tactical Tips: Slinging Techniques for Shotguns and Rifles