I got to know how to use a sling back in the day when I shot DCM matches with a Garand. An extremely important accessory, and not just to hang your rifle on your shoulder. This article is about single point slings, which I am not all that fond of. I use a Viking 2 point that allows me to carry across my chest but is useful for shooting support also. But for those single point attachment folks, here’s something to chew on.