View Full Version : Does amosin sling work on a svt-40?

07-12-2016, 07:44 PM
I need a sling for my svt-40 and I see them cheap on eBay. MOSIN slings?

07-12-2016, 08:29 PM
Bought mine here https://www.gunpartscorp.com/ad/1161880.htm they dont charge the 35$ international export fee on slings.

https://scontent-sea1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/12742820_10153987713623552_6423240476723232712_n.j pg?oh=db5850913018b42e417637cc78139a61&oe=58317D2F

07-12-2016, 08:40 PM
Liberty tree collectables also had the ppsh slings (as above) when I last ordered. They fit better than mosin slings do, and are supposed to be accurate since the SVT didn't have its own sling.

I splurged and picked up a proper M91 bayonet a while back :)

07-12-2016, 08:47 PM
Yes forgot about liberty tree , I got my Rasheed sling from them. Excellent customer service.

The sling I received had a rip in it ( even tho their website states surplus is sold as-is ) sent them the pictures and they sent me a 2nd sling free of charge and to me to trow out the other one.

Pretty sad we get better CS from US stores... hahahahhaahahaha Except Wolverine, They Phucking rock... :-)

And BTW make sure you oil the leather on these slings :-)

07-12-2016, 09:48 PM
I got some proper neatsfoot oil from a cobbler. Does a great job on softening the leather too - I can actually use the turner sling on my Garand for more than decoration now:)

Ballistol, despite their propaganda, doesn't do anything for leather besides soak into it.

07-13-2016, 11:01 AM
Repro Mosin-Nagant slings at Marstar for $20. Believe both rifles used the same sling anyway.
"...cheap on E-Bay..." Also funds Kooky Wendy.

07-13-2016, 02:42 PM
Mosin slings don't fit the SVT40 well at all.

07-16-2016, 11:03 AM
Can you bring a sling back from the USA? Or is it a no no? I saw mosin slings on ebay for $8.28 US. Free shipping within the USA.

07-16-2016, 04:58 PM
The cheap ones on eBay are rather inferior repros.

I couldn't tell you about regulations other than I could order slings and bayonets but not Mauser stripper clips from Liberty tree..