2-5. ASSEMBLY AND PREPARATION FOR USE (Cont)
Taking Off Vest.
Detach leg strap snap ejectors from the vest -ring.
Detach snap-link carabiner from one rescue-lift-loop.
Unfasten chest strap.
Disengage slide fastener.
Take off vest.
Taking Off Armor.
Support carrier and armor insert while disengaging carrier strap buckles and taking off
armor. The armor insert is heavy and could injure legs and feet if inadvertently dropped.
While supporting armor, disengage carrier strap buckles located at bottom sides of carrier.
While supporting armor, take off the carrier by removing head from loop formed by carrier straps.