pistol lanyard

pistol lanyard

[′pist·əl ‚lan·yərd]
(ordnance)
An assembly of a cord, slides, and a fastening device, generally used by military police; it is worn looped over the shoulder with the end attached to the pistol.
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The one-piece grip assembly has provision for attachment of the increasingly popular pistol lanyard that dates back to the days of horse-mounted cavalry.
An exclusive patent right to design, manufacture and distribute the Quick Release Pistol Lanyard (QRPL) was awarded to Blackhawk Industries.