This sling is a correct representation of the military sling for the M1 Garand rifle. It is fully adjustable, 1-1/4" cotton webbing. Sling is approximately 48" long from the Sling hook to the end of the ball tip. 52" of canvas fully extended before the hardware is sewn on.
To mount the sling on the rifle, take the hook end and attach to the sling swivel on back end of gun stock. Open sling keeper (clamp) and pull the sling out straight and feed through the front sling swivel on gun, then re-slide the sling back through the sling keeper (clamp) and lock down. This is also how the sling can be adjusted for length.
Hook sling attachments require a hook sling mount on the rifle (not included)