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I used a Advanced gunfighter HIT sling. It has the ability to be a 2 point sling that locks the gun to you but go to a single point via a quick release. I have used a ram, climbed ladders with the gun not flopping all over. The ability to pull a quick release to unlock the gun from that position is nice. They are spendy and take like it is 1986 to get to your house.

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I have a few VTAC's. What is the difference between it and the VCAS? The adjusting tab?


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I have a few VTAC's. What is the difference between it and the VCAS? The adjusting tab?


The main difference is the adjustment mechanism. Similar adjustable end result, just a different way of getting there.

There are also some differences in construction, with the VTAC slings being made from thinner and slicker materials.

(Personally, I find the VCAS adjustment mechanism to be superior, since it's not only simpler to operate, with all adjustments being done by simply pulling forward or backward on the adjustment mechanism itself, but also easier and faster to adjust. The VCAS also doesn't have the dangling/trailing tail of excess sling material when cinched down, like the VTAC does.)

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Got it. Thanks.


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Originally posted by szuppo:
I have a few VTAC's. What is the difference between it and the VCAS? The adjusting tab?


The main difference is the adjustment mechanism. Similar adjustable end result, just a different way of getting there.

There are also some differences in construction, with the VTAC slings being made from thinner and slicker materials.

(Personally, I find the VCAS adjustment mechanism to be superior, since it's not only simpler to operate, with all adjustments being done by simply pulling forward or backward on the adjustment mechanism itself, but also easier and faster to adjust. The VCAS also doesn't have the dangling/trailing tail of excess sling material when cinched down, like the VTAC does.)




While the nylon hardware is stout as hell and saves a ton of weight off the VCAS slings, I prefer BFG's aluminum adjusters for an even more solid adjustment. I wish BFG would bring back their aluminum triglides! Pricier than the current steel triglides but lighter.

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