2-5. ASSEMBLY AND PREPARATION FOR USE (Cont)
After inserting body armor, ensure carrier's closure flap is securely fastened. The
armor insert is heavy and could injure legs and feet if inadvertently released from
Insert armor into carrier and fasten carrier's closure flap securely.
Engage adjustment strap buckles (located at bottom sides of carrier) and open carrier adjustment straps to
Insert head and arms through loops formed by adjustment straps and carrier.
Raise and support armor to rest on chest with top of armor approximately 1 inch below suprasternale.
Pull left and right adjustment strap tabs until armor is adjusted (slightly taut) to chest.
Secure ends of adjustment straps with attached keepers.