4-14. EAR CUPS CROSS STRAPS
This task covers:
Screw Driver, Flat Blade, 1/4 inch wide, 4 inches long
Screwdriver, (Special Tool, See fig B-1)
Ear cup cross straps
Appendix D, Item No. 8
Aviation Life Support Equipment
(A.L.S.E.) Specialist/Technician or
Personnel with ASI of-Q2-(ALSE Qualified)
The ear cup tension cross straps are elastic, rubber straps that
have a buckle attached to one end that provides adjustments.
Two straps are crossed inside the helmet where the ear cups are
located and the ear cups are held against these cross straps by
the user's head.
Inspect for defective buckles, frayed stitching
or loose hardware.