this is true, probably one of the reasons I don't mind it yet, my vest isn't completely stuffed with pouches yet so it's relatively tangle free.
Originally Posted by Danke
As an addition I find 3 point slings to be awful, they'll tangle on your pouches/plate carrier/vest and hang up on the bumpy bits of the weapon. If you hang around the safe zone with just a t-shirt on then maybe.
I cannot imagine carrying something heavy like a SAW that way.